Empire Editorial: 'Kayaktavists' and a whole lot of head-shaking

...barrier flotilla to stop a Royal Dutch Shell PLC drilling rig from leaving a Seattle...heads.For the first time since 2012, Shell was making a run at drilling exploratory...fact is most particularly evidenced by Shell's bid (as well as the huge amounts of...
On the Trails: Animals disguised by 'trash backpacks' bits of coral, anemones, algae, sponges, hydroids, shells and whatnot. Some of these decorator crabs are very fussy about...the object in position. Other carried objects include mollusc shells, bits of rock, a piece of a sea fan or coral, or even (in...
Shell move dims nation's oil prospects

ANCHORAGE - Royal Dutch Shell has abandoned its long quest to become...the project.After years of effort, Shell is leaving the region "for the foreseeable...walruses, seals and other wildlife.Shell persisted in hopes of finding a big new...
Groups seek end to all Arctic Ocean drilling

ANCHORAGE - Royal Dutch Shell's decision to end its quest for oil...drilling to in the region.But while Shell's move is a definite setback for now than it had last week.Shell's decision gives advocates on both...
Shell prez: 'Oil will be required for long time'

ANCHORAGE - The president of Shell Oil Co. said exploratory drilling off...where activists in kayaks tried to block Shell vessels.Arctic offshore drilling is bitterly...harmed by diminished sea ice.In Seattle, Shell faced protests on the water by "kayaktivists...
My Turn: What's at stake for Alaska in Shell's Arctic drilling program?

...lot has been said by many people about Shell's Arctic drilling program, but I have...the direct benefits we will receive if Shell is successful in its endeavors.The current...percent would go to the Permanent Fund.If Shell has throughput of 750,000 barrels a day...
Shell pauses Arctic drilling for high wind, water

...northern coast of Alaska have led Royal Dutch Shell PLC to temporarily stop exploratory oil...a semi-submersible drilling unit that Shell leases from Transocean Ltd., began top-hole...drilling operations, Smith said, and Shell plans for it. Bad weather affected drilling...
Shell president optimistic about Arctic offshore drilling

ANCHORAGE- The president of Shell Oil Co. says exploratory drilling the overriding determinant of whether Shell completes exploratory wells this year in...Sea.Federal regulators have given Shell permission to drill up to six exploratory...
Police & Fire for Sunday, Oct. 4, 2015

...At 2:58 p.m. Thursday, JPD investigated a report of drugs at the Juneau international Airport in the 1800 block of Shell Simmons Drive.? At 7:20 p.m. Thursday, confidential investigation into a drug crime in the Juneau area.Fire and medical...
Keeping it basic

...calcium carbonate - the building blocks of shells - for shellfish to work with. Acid dissolves the shells of shellfish and pteropods, a tiny creature...50 percent are already showing "severe shell dissolution," he said.Normal ocean pH...


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