Biological Opinion on the Use of Dispersants and In-Situ Burning in the United States (U.S.) Caribbean

February 06, 2020

The action agencies for this consultation are the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 2 and the U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) District Seven, the Co-Chairs of the Caribbean Regional Response Team (CRRT). The CRRT proposes the authorization of the use of dispersants and in-situ burning (ISB) in waters of the U.S. Caribbean during emergency response actions associated with an oil spill.

Last updated by Office of Protected Resources on 02/06/2020