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Another glitch for Chukchi Sea offshore exploration

...oil and gas exploration in the Chukchi Sea, considered one of the most promising...environmental impact statement for the Chukchi Sea outer continental lease sale 193, a lease sale for the Chukchi Sea held in 2008, but which has been...
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...
Shell moves closer to gaining offshore drilling approval

...environmental impact statement for the Chukchi Sea OCS Lease Sale 193 with a federal...July 2010. All actions on the Chukchi Sea have been on hold until the litigation...project. In the long run, the Chukchi Sea has prospects for much larger discoveries...
Kivalina unlikely center for odd Alaska news year

...Eskimo village, located on a barrier island between the Chukchi Sea and Kivalina River to the north and the Wulik River to...received conditional approval of its exploration plan for Chukchi Sea drilling, but with a significant caveat - a requirement...
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
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...
More questions than answers for oil and gas in 2014 allowed - to proceed with a Chukchi Sea exploration program now proposed...program for renewed drilling in the Chukchi Sea.Another question to follow in...previously made, Burger in the Chukchi Sea and Siivuk in the Beaufort, the...
Refuge Notebook: Counting moose with drones? Maybe sooner than you think

...feasibility of using UAS to monitor marine mammal population dynamics and ice conditions near proposed drilling sites in the Chukchi Sea. Typically these missions are executed by aircraft flying up to 200 miles offshore. This type of commercial testing...
Shell suspends Arctic operations for 2014

...Argentina."Still, Shell's Arctic misadventures stand out.After purchasing licenses for $2.1 billion in the Chukchi sea off Alaska's coast in 2008, Shell began preliminary drilling in the summer of 2012.But it was unable to get far...
Noting Alaska's role, Hagel unveils first U.S. Arctic strategy

...Bureau of Ocean Energy Management James Kendall said the Interior Department agency has lease sales planned for the Chukchi Sea in 2016 and for the Beaufort Sea in 2017. In total, more than 125 million acres in the Alaska Outer Continental Shelf...


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