EPA Science Advisory Board (SAB)

Soil and Sediment Sampling Plan Related to Flooding from Hurricane Katrina

EPA Designated Federal Officer (DFO):Thomas Armitage
Responsible Committee/Panel:Katrina Soil and Sediment Sampling Plan WorkgrupA list of members can be found in the final report included in the Advisory Activity linked to this panel or committee.

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EPA's Region 4 requested SAB rapid consultative advice on a Quality Assurance Project Plan (QAPP) for the collection of soil and sediment samples near facilities in Gulf coastal areas of Mississippi to determine if flooding from Hurricane Katrina released hazardous constituents and materials.