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Report: State, federal governments unprepared for responding to oil spills

...would not have gone far enough to track the position of the Selendang Ayu last December. Gary Folley, a state spill response coordinator, said he has not read the entire report but said he's already found inaccuracies. The report states that...
Photo: Spill casualty

Catherine Berg, regional spill response coordinator for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, holds a dead auklet Thursday on a beach damaged by oil from the freighter Selendang...
Princess Kathleen oil recovery to eclipse $10M

...major success. Removing the oil eliminates the potential for a large environmental disaster, Alaska On-Scene Spill Response Coordinator Scot Tiernan said. The price tag also is worth it, U.S. Coast Guard Response Chief Cmndr. Kurt Clarke...
Large spill occurs at North Slope oil field

...Department of Environmental Conservation employee is monitoring it, said Ed Meggert, the department's on-scene spill response coordinator. The cleanup crew is removing gravel from the pad and testing to see how deep the oil has penetrated the pad...
Wastewater plant fuel leak will cost thousands

...extremely thankful for that," he said. But the fuel could shift to other properties, said Scot Tiernan, a spill response coordinator for the state Department of Environmental Conservation. "Any time you have something in the ground that can...


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