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Inletkeeper to test Cook Inlet water for Fukushima radiation

...primarily to allay fears that local water and seafood could be contaminated, said Cook Inletkeeper executive director Bob Shavelson. So far, the organization has raised about $600 toward its goal, via the online funding website. "We've gotten...
Voice of the Peninsula: King salmon series strangely silent on king salmon habitat

...discuss the ever-growing threats to salmon habitat in Alaska, it's pretty clear the message is not getting through. Bob Shavelson is the Executive Director of Cook Inletkeeper, a citizen-based organization working to protect clean water and healthy...
CIE files paperwork for trans-Foreland pipe

...would support any responsible owners' or operators' plans to build a sub-sea pipeline." Cook Inletkeeper's Bob Shavelson said he "applauded" the company for their initiative on the project. "Hopefully it will lead away from the crazy...
Op-ed: Our salmon deserve better

...impacts humans can have on fisheries habitat, and be prepared to make the tough policy calls needed to avoid them.Bob Shavelson is the Executive Director of Cook Inletkeeper, a community-based nonprofit group that works to protect salmon habitat...
State seeks comments on new mobile drilling pollution permit

...and there is technologies to not dump them into our fisheries, so why are we doing it?" said Cook Inletkeeper's Bob Shavelson.Shavelson said Cook Inletkeeper is currently considering whether or not it will comment on the new mobile exploration...
Habitat debate filed with misinformation, exaggeration

The National Association of Realtors (NAR) recently flooded the mailboxes of residents on the Kenai Peninsula with slick flyers from its headquarters in Chicago.
Buccaneer rig suffers delays, drilling postponed

...Engineers. For its C-Plan, Buccaneer plans to file an amendment to its West Unit C-Plan to work at the Cosmo Site. Bob Shavelson, the advocacy director for Cook Inletkeeper, questioned how Buccaneer could get an amended C-Plan that way...
Nikiski waste site permitting stalled

...gas companies would save a ton of money by just placing it into this pit. Unacceptable!!"Cook Inletkeeper's Bob Shavelson commented to the DEC about the site and raised questions about AIMM's fluid and leachate management and waste acceptance...
State decision on Drift River plan expected soon

...what's in place is sufficient according to regulation for secondary containment," she said.Cook Inletkeeper's Bob Shavelson said his group was "intimately" involved in commenting on Hilcorp's Drift River proposal. Shavelson said he was...
Alaskans should be rewarded for fighting government waste

...the numbers behind the Port Mac rail spur and ask one of Jay Hammond's basic questions: will it pay for itself? Bob Shavelson holds the title of Inletkeeper with Homer-based Cook Inletkeeper.


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