USCG – Marine Environmental Response & Preparedness Manual

The United States Coast Guard has promulgated the first change to its Marine Environmental Response and Preparedness Manual. The two key elements that Change 1 includes are as follows:

  1. Area Contingency Plan (ACP) policy verification tiers of Geographic Response Strategies (GRS) review and verification requirements;
  2. Facility Response Plan (FRP) approvals; and
  3. Alternative Planning Criteria (APC) responsibilities per COMDTINST M16000.14A (9/26/18) [].