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New duck-billed dinosaur found in Alaska, researchers say

...Florida university researchers.A paper published Tuesday concluded that fossilized bones found along Alaska's Colville River were from a distinct species of hadrosaur, a duck-billed dinosaur not connected to hadrosaurs previously identified...
Slope construction season still strong amid price plunge

...completion work to be done this winter. Meanwhile, construction of a larger span over the Nigliq Channel of the Colville River is nearing completion.Other work this winter and spring includes installation of the drill site facilities, power...
Corps files proposal to justify CD-5 permit, who claim construction of a bridge over a Colville River channel and roads to the CD-5 production pad will...justifying a decision allowing a bridge across the Colville River, and roads to the CD-5 site, over an alternative...
Future funds, cuts

...following the 2010 Gulf of Mexico well blowout and spill. Exploration in the NPR-A has been hampered by a lack or surface access due to the denial of a permit for a bridge across the Colville River by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
Kivalina unlikely center for odd Alaska news year development. The Army Corps of Engineers granted ConocoPhillips a permit to build the first bridge across the Colville River, giving the company access to leases within the National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska, but one of the big Arctic stories...
$871M DOT budget includes roads, airports, more

...then extend the road the rest of the 15 miles to Umiat, and would result in the construction of a bridge across the Colville River. That phase is intended to make the National Petroleum Reserve - Alaska accessible year-round. The fiscal year...
An open letter to the Inspector General

...only to see them ridiculed at the federal level (bridge to nowhere), delayed indefinitely or flat out denied (Colville River). We're sure folks along the west coast of our state would be much happier if things like oil to heat their homes...
Water, gas still flowing from blowout

...estimated 42,000 gallons of drilling mud was spit out of the well owned by Repsol E&P USA Inc. The blowout on the Colville River Delta, 18 miles northeast of the village of Nuiqsut, also expelled natural gas that could have ignited. "What...
Operators say oil tax change will spur projects

...National Petroleum Reserve.Moose's Tooth is in the northeast part of the NPR-A and west of the Alpine field on the Colville River Delta, which ConocoPhillips also operates.The company has made a number of medium-sized oil and gas discoveries...
More questions than answers for oil and gas in 2014 eight miles west of CD-5, which is also within the petroleum reserve although barely because it is near the Colville River, the eastern boundary of NPR-A.These are projects that have been announced, but there are also two other projects...


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