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Online tool aids oil-spill response

...submerged during their visits to the sites. Saupe, now Director of Science and Research for the non-profit oil spill prevention group Cook Inlet Regional Citizen's Advisory Council, has gathered aerial video and photography of all the coastline...
Harbor Safety Committee suggested for Cook Inlet

...different spilled material in different locations of the inlet. The report concluded with recommendations for oil spill prevention and mitigation. These include enhanced training for ship crews, the expansion of cellular coverage, and greater...
Voices of the Peninsula: Cook Inlet navigation - safe as can be?

...don't, because it's not an issue that normally comes up at the family breakfast table or the local coffee shop.Oil spill prevention is complicated, distant stuff. But when a spill occurs, it's everybody's business.I'd like to share...
Voices of Alaska: Measure would preserve spill response, prevention efforts

...Alaskans, and the world, of the importance of oil spill prevention and need to improve oil spill response. Prince...bill would amend state law and bring the state's oil spill prevention and response fund into the 21st century. The amendments...
CIRCAC pitches contingency plan review

...such as the Deepwater Horizon spill in the Gulf of Mexico. Schorr said her department is largely focused on oil spill prevention and response of all sorts - from tankers to pipes. DEC doesn't currently have the expertise to review blowout...
DEC regulators pulled off oil-spill oversight jobs

...Jeff Mach, who has headed the agency's oil and gas activities, now will take on oversight of North Slope oil spill prevention and response. Brown wouldn't name individuals but said some agency workers were ''nitpicky'' in their reviews...
CIRCAC wants oil pipe, not Drift River

An oil spill prevention and contingency planning group thinks a local energy company should scuttle its plans to reopen a large oil storage facility in...
Alaskans watch Gulf spill with interest, comparisons

...Citizens' Advisory Council, agrees. Because of the 1989 spill, Alaska has the nation's toughest rules on oil spill prevention and preparedness, Dietrick said. This doesn't mean that had Alaska's requirements been in place in the Gulf...
Business Briefs on the Internet. The Legislature created the task force to establish oil spill prevention and response requirements for the Alaska Railroad and unregulated vessels such as cruise ships, cargo ships and...
Kenai Peninsula Online - Archives

... Wanted: New alternatives Natives voice concerns on mine Motor, river issue revs up Weather alert Oil spill prevention regs outlined Dumped oil-drums draw ire, reward Family dog missing after accident Local teacher to...


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