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FAA releases draft rules for unmanned aircraft systems

...issued by the FAA for flights today.ConocoPhillips obtained the first commercial COA in 2013 for research in the Chukchi Sea and BP got the first overland commercial authorization from the FAA in May 2014 for North Slope surveillance."We...
Philip William Bryson

...camping, and hunting with his family.Phil and Eileen Desmond married Sept. 3, 1966 and moved to Wainwright on the Chukchi Sea to teach in 1968. Phil's love of the outdoors extended to an adventurous life of dog-sledding, whaling, and hunting...
Volunteers bring Santa to remote Alaska village

...located about 600 miles northwest of Anchorage or about 100 miles east from Russia, across the Bering Strait in the Chukchi Sea."There is a lot of need in Shishmaref," school Principal Ralph Watkins said. "Having access to just some of your...

...feeding areas will just add to their woes," Grafe said.Chukchi Sea walrus, a population shared with Russia, spend winters...sea ice edge north through the Bering Strait into the Chukchi Sea. Walrus cannot swim indefinitely and use ice as a diving...
Hunting for whale, votes above the Arctic Circle

...spent butchering one of three bowhead whales that subsistence hunters towed in from the pewter-colored waters of the Chukchi Sea. Slabs of blubber cover front yards all over town, and Tegoseak has some whale of his own to cut up and cook at home...
Walrus populations may need protection

...dynamics. Taylor said the analysis will be brought more up to date.Pacific walrus are generally found in the Bering or Chukchi seas, depending on the time of year, and use coastal haul-outs. They are notoriously difficult to count because they...
Shell files revised Arctic offshore drilling plan the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management in Anchorage calls for two drilling vessels to operate simultaneously in the Chukchi Sea rather than one in the Chukchi and one in the Beaufort Sea off Alaska's north Coast.The presence of two vessels...
News an $8 million fine rather than build a pipeline that would have moved treated wastewater past a village to the Chukchi Sea.The decision stems from a 2008 settlement for alleged violations of the federal Clean Water Act. The agreement required...
Fairbanks flight opens unmanned aircraft test site's history took place last September when ConocoPhillips used a UAS to survey its offshore oil leases in the Chukchi Sea.Elwood Brehmer can be reached at
Shell looks for silver linings in decision to cancel 2014 drill season

...partly drilled in 2012, one in the Chukchi Sea and one in the Beaufort Sea.Shell's...statement, or EIS, for the 2008 Chukchi Sea lease sale.It will take time...Continental Shelf lease sale in the Chukchi Sea. Shell and other companied bid...


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