20th Edition - Oil Spill Toolkit
Oil Spill Planning & Response

Acknowledgements Page

The GLO would like to thank the following indivduals and entities for the compilation of the Toolkit.


Special recognition is given to all official and unofficial participants who assisted in the creation of the Texas Area Contingency Plans since 1992.  In addition, special recognition is given to NOAA for the production of the original Upper Coast Response Atlas CD-ROM which has been incorporated into this product.



Alex Sanders

Jeff Perkins

Mark Conway

Jimmy Martinez

Robert Brennan

Daniel Gao

Scot Friedman

GIS Interns:

Kelsey Williams


GLO/Oil Spill Staff

Greg Pollock

Jimmy Martinez

Steve Buschang

Craig Kartye

Brent Koza

Gonzalo Pena

Johnny Darcey

Daniel Davis

John Koch

Jeff Davis

Austin Dulany



John Tarpley

Ed Levine

Lt. Steve Wall

Adam Davis


USCG Planners

District 8

Damara (Dee) Oos

Environmental Protection Specialist

Sector Corpus Christi-South Texas Coastal ACP

MSTCS Nancy Cisneros


Sector Houston-Galveston-Central Texas Coastal ACP

Mr. Patrick Cuty

MSTCM Eric Pugh

Lt. Jessica Wissmann


MSU Port Arthur-SE Texas / SW Louisiana ACP

Bob Stegall

Lt. Sarah Scheaffer


MSU Houma- South-Central LA ACP

Mr. Brian Black


Sector New Orleans - Southeast LA ACP

CDR Pete Zauner

Lt. Anne Duffus

Steven Woodard


Sector Mobile - Florida, Alabama, Mississippi ACP

Carl Edmiston

Lt. Carolyn Bigos


State of Florida

Timyn Rice, State SSC


State of Louisiana

Dr. Karolien Debusschere, LOSCO