Prevention First

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Every two years the California State Lands Commission presents its Prevention First symposium. Prevention First is an onshore and offshore pollution prevention symposium and technology exhibition. Experts and professionals from academia, industry, and government from around the country gather at this important event to share information and introduce concepts in pollution prevention, with a focus on marine invasive species prevention, environmental protection, sea-level rise preparedness and climate change resilience, marine oil terminal engineering and maintenance standards, pipeline safety, risk analysis, and many other areas involving maritime safety and pollution prevention.

2018 Information

Previous Symposiums

Agendas and materials from previous symposiums are available for review below:

2016 | 2014 | 2012
2010 | 2008 | 2006 | 2004 | 2002