Mt. Hope Bay Exercises

Each year, we exercise at least one GRP in Mt. Hope Bay. For more information on where the exercises took place, and to see where other GRPs have been created in Mt. Hope Bay, see the Mt. Hope Bay GRP map.  

On this page, you will find information on both current and past exercises that have taken place on the Mt. Hope Bay.

2021 Exercise

Fall River/Freetown

Date: Fall 2021

Materials:

Exercise Plan

After Action Report

Weather Forecast

Incident Commander/Safety Officer Handbook

2018 Swansea & Somerset
2018 Swansea & Somerset

2018 Swansea & Somerset
2018 Swansea & Somerset

2011 Mt Hope Bay 3
2011 Mt Hope Bay 3

2018 Swansea & Somerset
2018 Swansea & Somerset

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2018 Exercise

Somerset/Swansea, October 16

GRP: MHB-01 Lower Cole River 

Exercise Photos

Materials: 

2017 Exercise

Berkley/Dighton/Freetown, October 26

GRP: MHB-09 Assonet River

Exercise Photos

Materials:

Wicked Local Raynham Article: "Protecting the Taunton River: Simulated oil spill prepares crews for real-life scenarios"

2016 Exercise

Fall River/Somerset, October 3 

GRP: MHB-05 Fall River Waterfront

Exercise Photos

Materials: 

2014 Exercise

Somerset/Swansea, July 31, 2014 

GRP: MHB-04 Lee River 

Exercise Photos

Materials: 

2013 Exercise

Berkley/Dighton/Freetown, August 12 

GRP: MHB-12 Assonet Bay

Exercise Photos

Materials:

  • After Action Report

2012 Exercise

Fall River/Acushnet, May 10 

GRP: Battleship Cove 

Exercise Photos

Materials: 

2011 Exercise

Mt. Hope Bay, July 26 

GRP: Mt. Hope Bay GRP 

Exercise Photos

Materials: