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Voices of Alaska: Measure would preserve spill response, prevention efforts

...non-profit corporation whose mission is to promote environmentally safe operation of the Valdez Marine Terminal and the oil tankers that use it. The council's work is guided by the Oil Pollution Act of 1990, and its contract with Alyeska Pipeline...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-04-02/voices-of-alaska-measure-would-pr
Opinion
Les Palmer: Remember the Exxon Valdez

...casual visitor - the boaters, kayakers and passengers aboard day boats and cruise ships. In March of 1989, when the oil tanker ran into Bligh Reef and began leaking crude oil, I remember thinking that Prince William Sound had been spoiled forever...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-03-27/les-palmer-remember-the-exxon-va
Outdoors
The Cook Inlet Regional Citizens Advisory Council (Cook Inlet RCAC...

...assessing and evaluation of oil spill prevention, safety and response plans, terminal and oil tanker operations, and environmental impacts of oil tanker and oil terminal operations in the Cook Inlet of Alaska. The Oil Pollution Act of 1990...

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Cook Inlet RCAC recertified, board meeting to be held Friday

...community interests. "As far as OPA '90 we are responsible for environmental monitoring of terminal facilities and crude oil tankers operating in Cook Inlet," Lynda Giguere, director of public outreach for CIRCAC, said. "... We develop programs...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-09-09/cook-inlet-rcac-recertified-board-me
News
With Kulluk grounding, we've been warned

...technology on the tugs that escort loaded oil tankers through Prince William Sound.Specifically...Corner".It's also why loaded oil tankers are not allowed to pass through...if the Kulluk had been a loaded oil tanker experiencing a loss of power in...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2013-01-15/with-kulluk-grounding-weve-been-w
Opinion

...of the oil is moved straight from the pipeline to an oil tanker ship docked at the Christy Lee Platform two miles offshore...wooden buffers each weighing about 200 tons that brace an oil tanker to the dock when it is loading. One of the fenders dropped...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-02-17-2
News
Industry sees a big year for energy development

...of the oil is moved straight from the pipeline to an oil tanker ship docked at the Christy Lee Platform two miles offshore...wooden buffers each weighing about 200 tons that brace an oil tanker to the dock when it is loading. One of the fenders dropped...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/trends/2013-02-28/industry-sees-a-big-year-for-energ
Trends

...2000, they bombed the USS Cole destroyer in Aden harbor, killing 17 sailors. Two years later, they struck a French oil tanker, also off Yemen.U.S. drone strikes have intensified in Yemen in recent months, killing several key al-Qaida...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/ahmed-al-haj/2012-09-10
State decision on Drift River plan expected soon

...most oil is moved straight from the pipeline to an oil tanker docked at the Christy Lee Platform two miles offshore...farm.The tightlining operation increases the amount of oil tanker traffic in Cook Inlet, which was recently identified...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2012-11-01/state-decision-on-drift-river-plan-e
News
Study: Columbia Glacier calving to slow

...considerably."It's lost a huge volume of ice," he said.The glacier became a footnote to history in 1989 when the crude oil tanker Exxon Valdez changed course to avoid one of its icebergs and ran aground on Bligh Reef, spilling crude oil into Prince...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2012-11-26/study-columbia-glacier-calving-to-sl
News

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