Alabama Marine Debris Emergency Response Guide: Comprehensive Guidance Document [April 2018] [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 Alabama. 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 potential waterway debris incidents impacting coastal areas in the state of Alabama. [...] The Guide addresses potential acute waterway debris incidents affecting Alabama's two coastal counties, Mobile and Baldwin."
NOAA Marine Debris Program: https://marinedebris.noaa.gov/