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Coastal Management's benefits to industry, environment touted

...Coastal Management is the tough oil spill prevention rules that Alaska key. Alaska has tougher oil spill prevention rules than does the federal...also heard Hartig outline the oil spill prevention benefits to Alaska by having...
Operations Manager, Aleut Enterprise (477-209) Job in Anchorage 99503, Alaska US

... KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES: Knowledge of Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation mandated oil spill prevention & contingency plan requirements Knowledge of Incident Command System Knowledge of fuel terminal operations...
Bering Straits Native Corp. seeks land for future Arctic port

...necessary tasks and missions, including search and rescue operations, shipping safety, economic development, oil spill prevention and response, port development and refuge, arctic research, and maritime law enforcement," Young said.Increasing...
West Coast officials discuss oil transport

...been involved in the conversations. The goal has been to give states a place to share ideas and information about oil spill prevention and mitigation.The issue of oil trains isn't isolated to the region, but it has challenged officials typically...
ConocoPhillips delays 2014 Arctic marine drilling

...challenges in the Arctic are considerable."Clearly, more time is needed to develop world-class safety and oil spill prevention and response standards," she said.
Judge upholds approval of Shell's Arctic oil spill plans

...spill plans were sufficient, but this is only the beginning of the effort to define the obligations to address oil spill prevention and response, especially in remote, isolated areas like the Arctic Ocean," she said in a separate statement...
Citizens Council calls for increased spill funding

...Congress passes legislation based on the RCAC resolution, it would constitute the most significant increase in oil spill prevention and response preparedness funding in U.S. history, and at no cost to the federal budget.The expanded OSLTF...
Alaska weakens oil spill prevention, response

Alaska is becoming a national leader in a new area, relaxing its regulation of offshore oil drilling spill response and prevention at a time when others are seeking more protections.That change comes following BP's huge Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, which elsewhere prompted efforts to strengthen requirements offshore drilling companies do a better job of both preventing spills and responding to them when they do happen.
My Turn: Pipeline spill-plan proposal a threat to environment

The Alyeska Pipeline Service Co. says it needs government approval to amend its oil spill prevention and response plan for the Trans-Alaska Pipeline System (TAPS) before the end of the year. But critics, including a veteran...
Northwest Digest

...guilty verdicts against Greenpeace and the captain of the Arctic Sunrise for sailing in Alaska waters without an oil spill prevention plan. District Judge Kevin Miller cleared Greenpeace Inc. and Capt. Arne Sorensen of the misdemeanor charges...


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