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Feds pause Arctic deepwater port prep

...Alaska's western and northern shores, poses risks for accidents and incidents and increases response times for search and rescue operations," the draft report states.Shell's offshore drilling was staged from Dutch Harbor in the Aleutians, 1...
Free Community Emergency Response Team training course

...evaluation with recognition of treatment of life threatening and non-life-threatening injuries, light search and rescue operations, and learn the best responses to a terrorist incident. To register email Mike Lopez at mlopez@bartletthospital...
Bering Straits Native Corp. seeks land for future Arctic port

The prospect of new port facilities in Western Alaska will rely heavily on Arctic oil and gas development, according to a recent Northern Economics study. Commissioned by Bering Straits Native Corp. and marine services company Crowely Maritime Corp.
Uses for spill planning tool expanding

...coordinator among the various partners.In addition to oil and gas uses, the database is valuable for Coast Guard search and rescue operations, researchers doing reconnaissance and selecting sites, marine debris cleanup efforts, and recreation planning...
Rotary Club of Juneau presents annual Vocational Service Awards, available within 40 minutes after notification of the need for a search. Recognized nationally as a search and rescue operation, every year SEADOGS participates in searches involving everything from lost hunters to suicide victims. Teams...
Nations jockey for Arctic position

...ships and negotiate international agreements so nations will be able to track traffic in the Arctic and conduct search and rescue operations.Critics, however, say the U.S. needs to back the strategy papers with more precise plans - plus funding...
Hagel says nations must avoid conflict in Arctic

...improvements, including hardened hulls and better insulation, in order to operate in the frigid, icy waters.Search-and-rescue operations could be in greater demand in the coming years as more cruise ships and smaller vessels sail into Arctic...
Police and Fire Calls for July 17, 2012

...vehicle was impounded.Medical assistance/Fire Calls? Police assisted Capital City Fire & Rescue with a search and rescue operation at 5:37 p.m.? Emergency medical treatment was given at 1:03 a.m. Sunday on Franklin Street and a male...
Kodiak crews open search and rescue base in Barrow

...small rented hangar at Wiley Post-Will Rogers Memorial Airport.The Coast Guard's first official day of search and rescue operations was Monday, the same day a new team arrived."We just started to bring people up for (search and rescue...
Wind-felled tree injures man

...Guard spokesman Scott Wilwert. John Roberts, a medic on the Coast Guard cutter Mustang, which launched the search and rescue operation for Coors, said the men had been walking about a mile into the woods in a single-file line when the tree...


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