Mississippi Marine Debris Emergency Response Guide: Comprehensive Guidance Document [open pdf - 5MB]
"The purpose of this document is to improve preparedness for response and recovery operations following an acute waterway debris incident in coastal Mississippi. The term acute waterway debris incident is used to describe an incident - either natural or anthropogenic - that results in the release of large amounts of waterway debris. This document outlines existing response structures at the local, state, and federal levels to facilitate a coordinated, well-managed, and immediate response to waterway debris incidents impacting the state of Mississippi. [...] The 'Guide' addresses potential acute waterway debris incidents affecting Mississippi's coastal areas with a focus on Hancock, Harrison, and Jackson counties."
NOAA Marine Debris Program: https://marinedebris.noaa.gov/