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Team finds options to reduce marine oil spills

...eight oil spill risk reduction options they feel could be immediately implemented to reduce the chances of accidental oil spills, or to reduce the impact of spills in area waters.The U.S. Coast Guard, Cook Inlet Regional Citizens Advisory Council...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-03-10/team-finds-options-to-reduce-marine-
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Cook Inlet Harbor Safety Committee seeking members

...consulting group Nuka Research, who lead the Cook Inlet Risk Assessment, a study of the probability and consequences of oil spills in the Cook Inlet. The creation of a harbor safety committee is a preventative measure strongly recommended by the Risk...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-23/cook-inlet-harbor-safety-committee-s
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Online tool aids oil-spill response

...hours of flight time in contracted helicopters with a four person crew. In addition to preparation for possible future oil spills, the Cook Inlet Response tool has been used in a state statistical habitat study to find areas likely to host the invasive...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-04-21/online-tool-aids-oil-spill-response
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States concerned about proposed Coast Guard rules

...states' rights in preventing and preparing for oil spills.State officials in California, Washington...have passed additional requirements related to oil spills, including requiring that oil spills be reported immediately to state officials...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-06-15/states-concerned-about-proposed-coas
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Lunch and Learn events at state Capitol raise questions

...said Lunch and Learns are an informal, efficient way to educate people on topics of interest, such as responding to oil spills, a subject of one association-sponsored event this session. Erkmann's group usually sponsors two or three a year...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-03-13/lunch-and-learn-events-at-state-capi
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Valdez, Gulf spill may have much in common

What do the Oil Cartel's Exxon Valdez and offshore Louisiana oil spills have in common? Attorneys for the Oil Cartel spending 20 years slow rolling with their "paid" courts acting in active concert...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/050710/let_635645131.shtml
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Report: Oil tankers pose greatest risk to inlet

A recent study aimed at determining historical rates and predicting future probabilities of oil spills and other materials into Cook Inlet from marine vessels found tank ships -- those carrying oil as their primary cargo -- have...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2012-04-26/report-oil-tankers-pose-greatest-ris
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Deep-water port proposed for vessels in Arctic waters

...and other federal agencies have expressed concern about responding to vessels in distress, industrial activities and oil spills.Royal Dutch Shell PLC began exploratory drilling on offshore leases in 2012 in the Chukchi and Beaufort seas. The...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-02-23/deep-water-port-proposed-for-vessels
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Harbor Safety Committee suggested for Cook Inlet

...reduce the risk of marine accidents - specifically, of oil spills - in Cook Inlet. Although such a group doesn't presently...lacking. A larger change, intended to reduce the risk of oil spills by reducing the number of oil tankers, is the creation...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-11-12
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Voices of the Peninsula: Cook Inlet navigation - safe as can be?

...excitement in the area as new plans for oil development progressed.Since then, I can recall lots of near misses, oil spills, pipeline leaks and vessels sinking. I've also seen the addition of more oil and gas platforms, more docks and more...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-10-19/voices-of-the-peninsula-cook-inle
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