North Shore Exercises

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

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

2021 Exercises

Newbury, Newburyport, Rowley, Salisbury

Date: Spring 2021

GRP: NS-02 Newburyport  

Materials:

Exercise Plan

After Action Report

Weather Forecast

Incident Commander/Safety Officer Handbook

Marblehead/Swampscott

Date: Spring 2021

GRP: TBD  

Materials:

Exercise Plan

After Action Report

Weather Forecast

Incident Commander/Safety Officer Handbook

Essex/Ipswich

Date: Fall 2021

GRP: TBD  

Materials:

Exercise Plan

After Action Report

Weather Forecast

Incident Commander/Safety Officer Handbook

2019 Exercises

Danvers/Salem, May 7

GRP: NS-23 Danvers River

Exercise Photos

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Beverly/Manchester-by-the-Sea, September 16

GRP: NS-21 Manchester Harbor

Exercise Photos

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2018 Exercises

Lynn/Nahant, May 17

GRP: NS-29 Lynn Harbor

Exercise Photos

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Revere/Saugus/Winthrop, September 27

GRP: NS-30 Saugus River

Exercise Photos

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2017 Exercise

Gloucester/Manchester/Rockport, October 10

GRP: NS-18 Gloucester Inner Harbor

Exercise Photos

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Gloucester Times Article: "It just takes one spill"

2016 Exercise

Marblehead/Swampscott, May 25

GRP: NS-27 Marblehead Harbor

Exercise Photos

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2015 Exercise

Ipswich/Essex/Rowley, May 19 

GRP: NS-09 Ipswich River

Exercise Photos

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2014 Exercise

Amesbury/Newbury/Newburyport/Salisbury, October 21 

GRP: NS-01 Upper Merrimack River

Exercise Photos

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2013 Exercise

Lynn/Saugus/Revere, May 14 

GRP: NS-13 Pines River 

Exercise Photos

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2012 Exercise

Beverly Harbor/Salem, May 16  

GRP: NS-24 Beverly Harbor & Salem

Exercise Photos

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Gloucester/Rockport/Manchester-by-the-Sea, October 3  

GRP: NS-17 South Annisquam River

Exercise Photos

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Salisbury/Newport, October 9

GRP: NS-02 Newburyport

Exercise Photos

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2010 Exercise

Plum Island, June 8  

GRP: NS-10 Plum Island Sound Entrance

Exercise Photos

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Swampscott/Marblehead/Nahant, June 30  

GRP: NS-27 Marblehead Harbor

Exercise Photos

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