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My Turn: Real oil spill solution long overdue

...Hopefully the council can transcend its traditional political inertia and complete the restoration work necessary.? Rick Steiner was a marine conservation professor with the University of Alaska from 1980?2010, and stationed in Cordova from...
Coalition wants oil tanker banned from Prince William Sound

...engine problems was cleared to leave Prince William Sound over the weekend and headed for a West Coast refinery. Now Rick Steiner and his organization, the Coastal Coalition, are asking the U.S. Coast Guard to bar the tanker from returning to...
Professor to resign after UA rejected grievance

...was stripped of his federal grant after he criticized the oil industry said he's resigning. The university rejected Rick Steiner's grievance on Tuesday, and the professor said Friday night that the faculty union has decided not to press the matter...
UA professor loses federal funding

...outspoken critic of the oil industry. A university lawyer on Thursday rejected the claim filed on behalf of professor Rick Steiner. As a result, the decision to strip the $10,000 National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration grant from Steiner...
Group: More must be done to prevent Aleutian wrecks

...year. At a press conference Wednesday at the Alaska Center for the Environment, University of Alaska marine scientist Rick Steiner blasted the state and federal government for not making changes. "I'm outraged," Steiner said. "How many disasters...
$100M more sought for Exxon Valdez cleanup

...Holland scheduled the arguments in Anchorage in response to a motion filed by retired University of Alaska professor Rick Steiner, who is trying to force action on a claim filed in 2006 by the state and federal governments, the Anchorage Daily...
Exxon Mobil wins ruling in 1989 oil spill case

...District Judge H. Russel Holland ruled Monday against a request from former University of Alaska marine science professor Rick Steiner. Steiner had filed a motion trying to force the oil company to pay a $92 million claim filed in 2006 by the state...
Relearning oil spill lessons

...hit them. "They still seem to think they'll be able to contain this and stop it, and they just can't," said Rick Steiner, a former University of Alaska fisheries extension agent whose life was irrevocably upset by the Exxon Valdez, which...
Lawmakers look into scope of climate change

...Commission will listen to testimony from experts such as Tom Chapple of the Department of Environmental Conservation, Rick Steiner of the University of Alaska Fairbanks and Peter Larsen of the University of Alaska Anchorage Institute of Social and...
My Turn: New CO2 rule should be applied to oil, gas industries

...and state government will begin to provide the necessary leadership on this grave threat to the future of Alaska.? Rick Steiner was a marine conservation professor with the University of Alaska, and today is a conservation biologist with Oasis...


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