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"Scannin" Salmon App!" Wins 25th Anniversary Caring for the Kenai Competition

...she said. Taking fourth place honors and $750 was Kasey Paxton of KCHS who developed a filtration system for skimming oil sheen from storm drains and road run offs. Coming in 5th and winning $650 from Ninilchik was Jacob Roberts with his creative...
Drill ship pulled from rocks

...If that doesn't work, he said, additional tugs will be used to keep it in place. Four more tugs were on scene Monday.A tug trailing the drill vessel used infrared equipment to watch for oil sheens and reported no petroleum discharge.
Search continues for missing plane

...with the flight service station and were scheduled to fly to Young Bay and return to Juneau. Searchers discovered an oil sheen Thursday about 17 miles northwest of Juneau near Point Lena. However, a Coast Guard spokesman said this morning the...
Sunk barge stuck fast well as a small shack at one end. The shack and one of the cranes had been torn off the barge by Wednesday and an oil sheen was detected on the river surface. ?The light sheening may be due to the hydraulic unit or the cranes themselves,? Butler...
Lawmakers consider options for derelict vessels

...responders could have waited until summer when costs are cheaper to perform the work, but one of the vessels was shedding an oil sheen, posing an environmental risk.The problem isn't endemic to Alaska; over a 10-month period that started in 2011...
Letters to the Editor

...the Homer boat harbor in his spare time? Not near as far to drive, and he won't need a telescope to see all of the oil sheens in the boat harbor. I have worked in the inlet for the last 25 years, and, yes, the oil industry has needed to clean...

...Stevens says Senate shifting to favor ANWR development State alerts agencies to release of sex offender Probe finds oil sheen on North Slope was natural seep Mushers sign up for Quest Ouzinkie man dies in fire Judge tells library to put...


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