In Gulf disaster, echoes, lessons of Exxon Valdez spill

...turning to veterans of Alaska's Exxon Valdez oil spill for clues about what they're...environmental group, is among dozens of Exxon Valdez experts who've been trekking around...that a key lesson learned from the Exxon Valdez was the need for "complete transparency...
BP had a key role in botched Exxon Valdez cleanup effort

...constantly been measured against the 1989 Exxon Valdez disaster. The Alaska spill leaked nearly...Lawsuits and investigations that followed the Valdez disaster blamed both Exxon and Alyeska for...11, and is almost certain to overtake Valdez as the nation?s worst oil spill. Watching...
Fishing vessel runs aground near Valdez

VALDEZ - A 65-foot Oregon fishing tender, Fate...aground near Shoup Bay four miles west of Valdez on Sunday, a U.S. Coast Guard news release...working with Coast Guard Marine Safety Unit Valdez and the state to minimize the environmental...
Valdez Halibut Derby leader disqualified

...364-pound halibut that brought pride to Valdez - and the promise of a $15,000 prize...Lavasseur - was disqualified from the Valdez Halibut Derby on Saturday, one day before...biggest halibut ever brought to the Port of Valdez and would have been the second-biggest...
Weeks after avalanches, lone road to Valdez reopens

VALDEZ - Two weeks after cascades of snow prevented...trans-Alaska pipeline, the only road to Valdez has reopened.Crews finished clearing away...interesting," Josh Miller, a teacher at Valdez High School, told the newspaper. He has...
High court strikes down Valdez tax on oil tankers

...down as unconstitutional a tax that the city of Valdez imposed on oil tankers loading crude oil from...being taxed for municipal services they use in Valdez. The 4,500 residents of Valdez rely on the money to pay for government services...
2nd highest three-day snowfall in history hits Valdez

...whether they like snow, residents in Valdez either enjoyed or endured the town's...Tom McAlister. McAlister has lived in Valdez 50 years, longer than official records...Service. This is her second winter in Valdez, and while she knew she was in for a...
Dead humpback towed out of Valdez

VALDEZ - A dead humpback whale that was brought into the Port of Valdez on the bulbous bow of an oil tanker has been towed...charter's captain, Bernie Culbertson, told the Valdez Star he planned to let go of the carcass about 70 miles...
USCG keeps ship in Valdez - testing oil

...ordered by the Coast Guard to remain in Valdez until it deals with containers leaking...departed Qinhuangdao, China, and reached Valdez on May 28 with a load of steel I-beams...extinguished the fire but also summoned the Valdez Fire Department."Of course, anytime...
Valdez plans big campaign against gas line

JUNEAU - The city of Valdez plans to spend up to $900,000 to try...exports makes more sense for Alaska.Valdez has hoped to be the terminus for a - is geared at supporting what Valdez believes to be the better project. The...


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