Inland Geographic Response Strategy Development for the Connecticut River in Connecticut and the Meduxnekeag River in Maine

Nuka Research was contracted by the US EPA Region 1 to work with communities and stakeholders in Connecticut around portions of the Connecticut River (from Enfield/Suffield to Lyme/Essex) and Maine around portions of the Meduxnekeag River (from Houlton to Littleton) to develop Geographic Response Strategies with local expertise provided by two groups of stakeholders through … Read more

COVID-19 After-Action Report

Nuka Research was contracted by San Juan County Health & Community Services (HCS) to develop a COVID-19 After-Action Report. The report provided a holistic overview of the effectiveness of San Juan County HCS’ COVID-19 pandemic response efforts. Report development was centered around gathering feedback from community partners and responders, which Nuka Research collected through a series … Read more

Islands Oil Spill Association Strategic Planning

Nuka Research supported the Islands Oil Spill Association (IOSA) through a series of strategic planning exercises, culminating in a full-day Board of Directors retreat in Friday Harbor in November 2022. Elise DeCola and Sam Butler facilitated the strategic planning retreat, culminating in a Draft Strategic Plan that IOSA will use to guide the organization’s short- … Read more

Grays Harbor Response Capacity Analysis

The Washington Department of Ecology contracted Nuka Research to conduct an oil spill response capacity analysis for Grays Harbor, Washington. The purpose of the study is to better understand response capacity for the area if all resources in current planning were deployed for a major oil spill response there. The study does not consider all … Read more