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Drilling boom increases harmful spills

...Oil spills may look bad, but we know how to clean them up," said Kerry Sublette, a University of Tulsa environmental engineer. "Brine spills are much more difficult."In addition to extreme salinity, the fluids often contain heavy metals...
Nation and World
My Turn: Clarifying air quality

...onboard opacity-monitoring technology to observe air emissions and, while data collected is useful in allowing environmental engineers to improve air systems, sometimes the readings will differ significantly from observations taken by certified...
Nature Conservancy names four new trustees firms Bridge Strategy Group and The Chicago Group. Earlier in his career, Springsteen worked as an environmental engineer.Waldrop is the former executive director of the Bristol Bay Regional Seafood Development Association. He is...
WWII Ft. Rousseau site due for cleanup

...contaminated soil and debris and ship the waste out of the state at an estimated cost of $6.3 million.Army Corps Environmental Engineer Andy Sorum said the Defense Environmental Restoration Act provides around $30 million to $40 million in federal...
Andersen, Mahoney to marry

...New England in Armidale, New South Wales, with a master's degree in natural resources in 2002. She is an environmental engineer with the New South Wales Department of Land and Water Conservation. The groom is a native Australian, and the...
New equipment to cut mine's cyanide use

...operation for two years, it turned out that temperature did matter, said Clyde Gillespie, Fairbanks Gold senior environmental engineer. The tank will allow reinjection of cyanide-laced hot water into the gold-refining system. Here's how...
Measure takes trash to task

...reformat its program to write and issue the permits for all of the vessels, said Albert Faure, a department environmental engineer. Some $4 of the $50 head tax will go towards paying for the observer program. With the state receiving about...
State Briefs

...Anderson to a nonprofit environmental group seat. Assembly member Dale Anderson suggested a Carolyn Morehouse, an environmental engineer at the state Department of Environmental Conservation, be appointed instead of Jeremy Anderson. But the community...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...groundwater washes out the bacteria, said Greg Bull of G.J. Bull and Associates in Whitehorse, the consulting environmental engineer for Carmacks. "We reseed the treatment plant with sewage bacteria which you grow down there in your digestor...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...mistake embarrassed the reporter, who is one of Alaska's best journalists. I felt bad for her and worse for the environmental engineers at Greens Creek who have devoted their professional skills and some years to containing the potential toxicity...


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