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...Synopsis: A documentary on the Deepwater Horizon oil rig explosion as seen through the eyes of oil executives, survivors and Gulf Coast residents who experienced it first-hand and then were left to pick up the pieces while the world moved on. 20TH CENTURY...
Federal agency releases Arctic drilling review

...challenging Arctic conditions, culminating with the drill vessel Kulluk running aground near Kodiak as it was being towed across the Gulf of Alaska.The company chose not to drill in 2013 or 2014. But it has prepared a revised drilling plan for 2015 if it is allowed...
Alaska storm brings frigid weather to swath of US

...and wet conditions, said Shaun Baines, a meteorologist for the weather service in Anchorage, Alaska. Temperatures along the Gulf of Alaska coastline were in the 40s.Winter storm warnings were in effect Sunday for parts of Montana, North Dakota and South...
Community invited to tour CGC SPAR

...seagoing buoy tender home ported in Kodiak and is responsible for maintaining more than 150 aids to navigation throughout the Gulf of Alaska and the Bering Sea.For more information about SPAR please visit
UAS' One Campus, One Book featured author to lead Evening at Egan

...nonfiction work chronicles a month-long specimen-collecting voyage that Steinbeck took with Ricketts in 1940 through the Gulf of California. Rodger, a Steinbeck and Ricketts scholar, will talk about the book and the collaborative process involved in...
Dan Olsen's orca Wildlife Wednesday

...tagged 40 resident orcas in Prince William Sound in an effort to find out more.Find out more about killer whales at the North Gulf Oceanic Society's website, Contact Outdoors reporter Mary Catharine Martin at maryc...

...more than 275 inches. Anyone else feeling rain envy? And while it rains 150 inches per year along the northern coast of the Gulf of Alaska and 100 inches in the swath between Dillingham and Bethel, places like the Seward Peninsula and North Slope typically...
'Sopping wet' fall, winter ahead

...Unusually warm ocean temperatures in the Gulf of Alaska mean a warm, wet fall and winter...juvenile salmon is yet to be seen.The Gulf of Alaska has been up to five degrees Fahrenheit...meteorologist Rick Fritsch. The unusually warm Gulf has also led to some other strange occurrences...
My Turn: It's time for trawlers to pay their fair share

...than 29 inches. Fishermen throughout the Gulf of Alaska faced restrictions on fishing...restricted nearly to the same degree: the Gulf of Alaska trawl fisheries. A series of...unchanged halibut bycatch limits for the Gulf of Alaska trawl fisheries, the North Pacific...
Shell files revised Arctic offshore drilling plan

...drill a relief well in the event of damage from a blowout.Shell Gulf of Mexico Inc.'s revised plan calls for the return of the...aground off an island near Kodiak as it was being towed across the Gulf of Alaska in stormy weather.Shell chose not to drill during...


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