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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
News
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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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
Opinion
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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Asleep at the wheel

...public servants and use wealth to twist the political and legal system ends we are apt to see more oil spills and other kinds of disasters. Oil spills are symptoms of a much greater social, political, and ethical problem that can only be addressed...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2014-03-24/asleep-at-the-wheel
Letters
PUBLIC NOTICE State of Alaska Department of Environmental Conserva...

...operations will begin in mid-April and run through October in any given year. Potential Results: A potential risk of oil spills entering the waters of the state exists from this operation. Location of Activity: The project location for the initial...

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Mariners benefit from technological advances

...but funding he anticipated from a Department of Transportation grant didn't come through. Trying to prevent deaths, oil spills Page spent 30 years in the Coast Guard before creating the exchange in 2001 along with Paul Fuhs, who now serves on...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-09-08/mariners-benefit-from-technological-
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Cook Inlet RCAC recertified, board meeting to be held Friday

...of the first comprehensive Cook Inlet Risk Assessment, according to the release. The assessment examines the risk of oil spills by tankers in the inlet. The final phase includes "implementing mitigation measures that were recommended that could...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-09-09/cook-inlet-rcac-recertified-board-me
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Refuge notebook: Local partnership working to ensure healthy fish habitat

...riparian areas, and warming climate as top concerns in the freshwater environment and the potential for catastrophic oil spills and shoreline development as top concerns in the marine environment. The science team identified several strategies...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2013-04-11/refuge-notebook-local-partnershi
Outdoors
Spill response readiness gets boost

If oil spills into the water, the first few hours are critical to a successful response. Either the spiller or government agencies must immediately...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/100901/ope_1009010008.shtml
Opinion

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