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Volunteers needed to assist with oil spill clean-up

HANCOCK COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - Individuals interested in volunteering to assist with oil spill clean-up are asked to register with the United Way of South Mississippi on their website.

From this database, volunteers will be contacted when assistance is needed.  Volunteers will be required to have the condensed Hazardous Materials course being offered daily on May 10th-14th at Pearl River Community College and at the Waveland Civic Center. 

Participants may attend one session from 8:00am to 12:00pm or 1:00pm to 5:00pm.

Individuals interested in working with oiled wildlife should register with the Pascagoula River Audubon Society on their website.

Please note that working with oiled wildlife requires specialized training with specific prerequisites. 

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