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Oil company deal postpones North Slope drilling

...Denver-based Armstrong Oil and Gas Inc. are working to develop what they say will be a big new oil field in the Colville River Delta.They announced Tuesday that Armstrong will be taking majority ownership of both the development area and the...
New duck-billed dinosaur found in Alaska, researchers say

...Druckenmiller said.Most of the fossils were found in the Prince Creek Formation of the Liscomb Bone Bed along the Colville River, more than 300 miles northwest of Fairbanks. The bed is named for geologist Robert Liscomb, who found the first...
Repsol settles with EPA over North Slope spill

...said 6,600 gallons spilled April 9, 2013, at a Repsol well 18 miles northeast of the village of Nuiqsut on the Colville River Delta.Most of the fluid was contained in a secondary containment area but about 500 gallons sprayed over an acre...
New dinosaur discovered

...Florida university researchers.A paper published Tuesday concluded that fossilized bones found along Alaska's Colville River were from a distinct species of hadrosaur, a duck-billed dinosaur not connected to hadrosaurs previously identified...
Sally Margaret Short

...England, and an epic 21 days in Antarctica.Sally loved to beach comb. She walked beaches from Izembeck Lagoon to the Colville River to the outside beaches in Southeastern. Her love of beachcombing survived the erosion of Alzheimer's right up to...
Spanish company moves forward with North Slope oil field

...related to potential production rates or the size of the oil discovered in exploratory wells drilled this winter in the Colville River Delta, reported the Alaska Dispatch News.Residents in Nuiqsut, a small village more than 600 miles north of Anchorage...
Slope construction season still strong amid price plunge

...completion work to be done this winter. Meanwhile, construction of a larger span over the Nigliq Channel of the Colville River is nearing completion.Other work this winter and spring includes installation of the drill site facilities, power...
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Alaska Science Forum: Meet 'Nanuq', the mini t-rex of the Arctic

...On a rocky hillside above the Colville River, Fiorillo and his colleagues...Seventy million years ago, the Colville River was even farther north than it...quiet, rocky bluff above the Colville River where it turns north and runs for...
Alaska North Slope lease sale takes in $54.5M

...a price of $35.8 million. The company offered bids of nearly $6.5 million for individual tracts within the Colville River Delta, which borders the National Petroleum Reserve in Alaska. The Alpine Field, operated by ConocoPhillips, anchors...
Helfinstine receives the Coast Guard Commander's Award for 35 Years of Civilian Service

...environmental and navigational impact review have included the Ketchikan/Gravina Access, ConocoPhillips CD-5 Colville River Bridge (providing access for oil and gas development within the National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska), Knik Arm...


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