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Alaska editorial: State agencies doing well to prevent Drift River disaster

...questions about the situation at the Drift River Terminal, an oil storage facility...the west side of Cook Inlet. The Drift River Terminal has been a focus of located at the mouth of the Drift River Valley, and is in the path of...
Alaska Editorial: Safe operation in Cook Inlet the goal for oil and gas industry

...announcement that it plans to reopen the Drift River oil storage facility comes with...Following the 2009 eruptions, Drift River was mothballed and oil increasing production, and Drift River's tank farm is an important component...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...pup Tuesday on a beach south of Drift River. "When you see her, you could...pup Tuesday on a beach south of Drift River. Workers save starving seal pups...pup Tuesday on a beach south of Drift River. Home>Archives> Workers save...
Officials plan to draw down oil from tanks near Redoubt

...mud and debris has reached the Drift River Terminal, 22 miles away from the...pipe. With the shutdown of the Drift River Terminal, those facilities are...often a tanker will be needed at Drift River. While it is encouraging that...
Well-known walrus turns up alive

...pilot saw a walrus lazing on the beach at low tide near Drift River just where Wally would have been. "The walrus either...About a week and a half ago, a pilot told workers at the Drift River oil terminal that he'd seen the body of a headless...
Redoubt volcano stops shaking

...Observatory lowered the aviation code Monday from yellow to green. Eruptions from the 10,197-foot volcano early last year disrupted air travel, dusted Anchorage with ash and sent a mudflow that partially flooded the Drift River Oil Terminal.
Regional News
Report sparks debate on volcanooversight

...Regional Citizens Advisory Council criticized the board Friday for being beholden to Chevron. Chevron owns the 1960s-era Drift River Oil Terminal and its tank farm located downriver from an active volcano. "This is a breeding ground of complacency...
Oil tanker spills crude

...quarter-mile sheen that broke up before it could be recovered. The Chesapeake Trader picked up unrefined oil at the Drift River terminal on the west side of Cook Inlet on Friday and was supposed to deliver it to Tesoro's refinery in Nikiski...
Mount Redoubt erupts again, postponing plan for oil transfer

...Weather Service. The explosion caused a mud flow in the Drift River Valley. The slurry of meltwater, hot rocks, volcanic...other debris reached the area of the Chevron-operated Drift River Terminal, where 6.3 million gallons of oil is stored...
CIRCAC removes Shavelson for repeated criticism

...He just wasn't following protocol." Shavelson's outspoken criticism of a CIRCAC report on safeguards at the Drift River Oil Terminal in the wake of Mount Redoubt's eruption in 2009, was a example that stuck out to Peterkin. The terminal...


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