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...according to a survey by the advocacy group Oceana.Cheap, imported farm-raised shrimp...the nation's most popular seafood.Oceana said it found about 30 percent of 143...Kimberly Warner, a marine scientist with Oceana. She went out and obtained many of the...
Report: Poor management led to Shell grounding

...precaution, and simply disregarded important legal protections," Mike LeVine, a staff attorney for the conservation group Oceana, said in an email. "The report again confirms what common sense dictates: companies and government agencies are not ready...
Alaskans weigh in on Magnuson-Stevens Act reauthorization

...proposed in the House draft. One would reduce the information made public about bycatch in federal waters. Mike Levine, from Oceana, talked about the importance of information availability. "The oceans are a public resource, managed by public agencies...
Shell suspends Arctic operations for 2014

...Greenpeace International Arctic oil campaigner Charlie Kronick said in a reaction.Jacqueline Savitz, the U.S. chief of the Oceana conservationist group, said Shell's retreat shows that offshore drilling in the Arctic is "simply not a good bet from a...
Environmental group wants cut in bycatch

...U.S. commercial fishing industry. Oceana, a nonprofit organization based in Washington...lawsuit,'' said Jim Ayers, director of Oceana's North Pacific office and former chief of staff under Alaska Gov. Tony Knowles. Oceana accused the National Marine Fisheries...
State of the ocean

...that watery realm. In September I read "Oceana: Our Endangered Oceans and What We Can...for more than 25 years. He helped found Oceana, the largest organization in the world...on ocean conservation. In the book "Oceana," you learn what's happened to our...
Knowles chief of staff leaving state government

...effective Jan. 4 to become the North Pacific regional director for Oceana, a non-profit ocean conservation group based in Washington...every major issue that we have tackled,'' Knowles said. Oceana's President Steve Roady said Ayers will play a key role in...
Gov. Tony Knowles names Ramseur as chief of staff

...been chief of staff for seven years, announced in December he was leaving to take a new position with the environmental group Oceana. Ramseur takes over as the Democrat governor enters the final year of his second term in office. Knowles cannot seek a third...
Before Gulf spill, Shell touted Arctic drilling safety

...Juneau-based Pacific Legal Counsel for the environmental group Oceana. "(Shell's) plans ... were approved using the same standard...hamper Shell, they'll go someplace else, Johnson warned. Oceana's Levine said the process to obtain environmental drilling...
Pollock season under way, quota a concern

...different, it did make for some strange bedfellows. The captains were joined in their call for conservation by groups such as Oceana and Greenpeace, which have long sought to limit the pollock fishery to protect species such as Pacific salmon and Steller sea...


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