Cause of diesel spill in Cold Bay under investigation

...Coast Guard, Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation and Frosty Fuel, LLC...clean-up operations and any further environmental impacts."The Unified Command is...the safety of responders and limit environmental impacts as we contain and clean-up...
Second major oil company abandons Arctic exploration

Environmental groups are hailing the announcement that Norwegian oil giant Statoil...Murray, deputy vice president of Oceana, a group dedicated to the environmental preservation of Earth's oceans. "Pursuing oil and gas in the U...
Polarized politics dictated Keystone call community. And although environmental issues once produced bipartisan...opponents of the project were backing environmental extremism over jobs. Ask Democrats, and the project meant environmental destruction and a giveaway to the...
Nation and World
EPA fines firms in 2010 Anchorage hazardous waste case

...Alaska Native corporation are facing federal fines over mismanagement of hazardous Anchorage construction waste in 2010.The Environmental Protection Agency announced Wednesday that UIC Roofing and UIC Construction will pay more than $140,000 in connection...
Saving Jordan Creek's been on the Department of Environmental Conservation's impaired water body...Water Action grant at the Department of Environmental Conservation, as well as the National...Rain gardens "seem to be the big environmental trend right now," Sumner said.Anchorage...
Keystone off the table, but pipeline fight builds

...emerged as the East Coast version of the environmental and political drama over the Keystone...activists in North Carolina for training on environmental activism. Her oldest, Jonas, has...In recent years, more and more environmental groups are using pipelines almost as...
Nation and World
Public art opportunities: Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium in Tacoma

...developed for the facility. The selected artists or teams should have experience addressing or responding to social and/or environmental themes through their artwork. The budget for each of the two parts is $150,000, all-inclusive.The deadline is Nov...
Search, rescue medic a leader in pot legalization

...He got his start in political activism as a supporter of environmental issues. In 2013, Emmett won an essay contest with Trout...recruited him into the movement."I went from kind of a nobody environmental political activist to the guy that was running the campaign...
Ninilchik officials working on plans for public transit

...said.The tribe has constructed a 5,000-square-foot building to serve as the transportation hub. They conducted an environmental assessment and determined the project would not have a significant negative impact to the surrounding land. The Bureau...
Gustavus author Kim Heacox wins award for "Jimmy Bluefeather"

...appeared in many major newspapers across the United States.Heacox was also commentator along with Gretel Ehrlich and other environmental VIPs on Ken Burns's twelve-hour PBS film "The National Parks," documenting the history of the national parks and...


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