Oil spill clean-up training for spills that occur on water. Studies all types of countermeasures.
"Countermeasures on Water DVD"is part 3 of the Oil Spill Response Series. The program studies the factors that challenge responders to address water spills, including weather, wind, sea conditions, and currents. Topics include:
How oil weathers when spilled on water
Resources for enlisting aid
Tracking spills to predict ecological impact
Managing the response effort
including booms and barriers, skimming, herding, absorbents, in situ
burning, chemical treatment (dispersants and gelling agents), and