It was used to help mitigate the 1989 Exxon Valdez oil spill in Alaska.
What does EVOS stand for?
EVOS stands for Exxon Valdez Oil Spill (Alaska State Geospatial Data Clearinghouse)
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We have 3 other meanings of EVOS in our Acronym Attic
- Evolutionary Computation Network of Excellence
- Extra Virgin Olive Oil
- Emergency Vehicle Owners and Operators Association
- Europese Vereniging Onderwijzend Personeel (Dutch: European Association of Teaching Staff)
- Evolutionary Operation
- Evolutionary Operation of Processes
- Evolutionary Optimization
- Evropska Varnostna in Obrambna Politika (Slovenian: European Security and Defense Policy; EU)
- Evoked Vestibulo-Ocular Reflex (neurology)
- European Vertebral Osteoporosis Study (multinational cross-sectional study)
- Exxon Valdez Oil Spill Trustee Council
- Eagle Venture Partners (various locations)
- Earned Value Professional
- East Valley Partnership (Arizona)
- EGR (Exhaust Gas Recirculation) Valve Position Sensor
- Eigenvalue Problem
- Election Verification Project
- Electronic Voice Phenomenon
- Embedded Vector Processor
- Emergency Vehicle Preemption
Samples in periodicals archive:
From 1994 to 1996, he also led the implementation of the Exxon Valdez Oil Spill Restoration Plan for the Prince William Sound and the Gulf of Alaska.
Gansler will join victims of the Exxon Valdez oil spill and the principles of The Whole Truth Campaign, http://www.
As a result of Page's charges, the sponsor of Short's research, the Exxon Valdez Oil Spill Trustee Council, commissioned a scientific re view of Short's methods by a National Marine Fisheries Service panel.
In one case, Stephen Mudge, a professor of ocean sciences at the University of Wales, Bangor, is studying the effects of the 1989 Exxon Valdez oil spill to assess whether Exxon is liable for ongoing effects on the ocean environment.
7 billion to thousands of Alaskans affected by the 1989 Exxon Valdez oil spill.
But the ship went down carrying an additional 18 million gallons of oil--nearly twice the amount release in the infamous 1989 Exxon Valdez oil spill off the coast of Alaska.
Examples include the Tylenol-poisoning scare in the mid-1980s that threatened Johnson & Johnson, and the Exxon Valdez oil spill in Alaska.