Unified Command expanded to address maritime hazards and pollution threats following Maui Wildfire

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U.S. Coast Guard 14th District Hawaii and the Pacific
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09/02/2023 02:18 AM EDT

State and Federal emergency responders have established an Emergency Support Function #10 (ESF #10) Western Maui Wildfire Unified Command with the mission of overseeing the assessment, removal, and disposal of incident-generated hazardous materials, response to actual and potential oil discharges, and clearance of marine debris and sunken or displaced vessels from designated waterways, including Lāhainā Harbor, in the aftermath of the Western Maui Wildfire.


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