Links

Federal Agencies

17th Coast Guard District – Juneau Coast Guard Headquarters unit for the Alaska Region.

Coast Guard Homeport Coast Guard Homeport has information on regulations and the implementation of NIMS ICS.

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 10
Mission is to protect and restore the environment of the Pacific Northwest and Alaska for present and future generations.

Marine Safety Office – Juneau Captain of the Port and Federal On-Scene Coordinator for the maritime regions in South East Alaska

USCG Sector Anchorage Coast Guard headquarters for Western Alaska

National Pollution Funds Center (NPFC)
The fiduciary agent for the Oil Spill Liability Trust Fund and the portion of Superfund accessible to the U.S. Coast Guard

National Response Center (NRC) The sole federal point of contact for reporting oil and chemical spills

NOAA Office of Response and Restoration (NOAA OR&R) Agency providing oil spill assistance and expertise to the FOSC in the event of a spill.

NOAA Marine Weather Forecast Marine weather forecasts for the State of Alaska.

Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Mission is to save lives, prevent injuries and protect the health of America’s workers.

State Agencies

Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation, Division of Spill Prevention and Response (ADEC)
Mission to ensure the safe handling of oil and chemicals throughout Alaska.

ADEC Division of Spill Prevention and Emergency Response For the latest information on spill responses in the state.

Alaska Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management (ADES) ADES is responsible for coordinating all phases of emergency management in the State of Alaska

Alaska Regional Response Team (ARRT) An advisory board to the FOSC, the Alaska Regional Response Team provides federal, state, and local governmental agencies with means to participate in response to pollution incidents.

Response Resources

Alaska Incident Management System Guide (AIMS Guide) The Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation guide for incident management

Alaska Maritime Prevention & Response Network (Network) A non-profit organization established to provide the capabilities required to implement the prevention and response measures of Western Alaska Alternative Planning Criteria’s (WA-APC).

Alaska Unified Plan The Alaska Federal and State Preparedness Plan for Response to Oil and Hazardous Substance Discharges and Releases

Marine Exchange of Alaska A non-profit organization established to serve the Alaska maritime community through providing information, communications and services to ensure safe, efficient, and environmentally responsible maritime operations

Cleanupoil.com A comprehensive International Directory of Oil Spill Cleanup Contractors and Response Organizations (OSRO’s), Pollution Cleanup Contractors, and closely related service companies.

Spill Tactics for Alaska Responders (STAR)
A manual that provides descriptions of spill response tactics. The STAR Manual is intended to be a resource to regulators, plan writers, and the response community.

Industry Sites

Alaska Clean Seas (ACS) Provides response services to the Alaska North Slope Crude Oil Producers and the first 167 miles of the Trans Alaska Pipeline System.

Association of Petroleum Industry CO-OP Managers (APICOM) APICOM is an association of unaffiliated petroleum industry oil spill cooperative managers. This site lists other CO-OPS and how to contact them.

Cook Inlet Spill Prevention and Response, Inc. (CISPRI) Response organization for Cook Inlet.

Ship Escort Response Vessel System (SERVS)
SERV’s mission is to prevent oil spills by assisting tankers in safe navigation through Prince William Sound, and to protect the environment by providing effective response services to the Valdez Marine Terminal and Alaska crude oil shippers.

Southeast Alaska Petroleum Resource Organization (SEAPRO) Southeast Alaska’s Response Action Contractor and Oil Spill Removal Organization.

Miscellaneous Sites

Cook Inlet Regional Citizens’ Advisory Council Council established under the Oil Pollution Act of 1990 to represent the citizens of Cook Inlet in promoting environmentally safe marine transportation and oil facility operations in Cook Inlet

International Bird Rescue (IBR) Provides training and consultation to the petroleum industry, local, state, and federal fish and wildlife agencies, wildlife rehabilitators and researchers on wild bird issues.

Prince William Sound Regional Citizens’ Advisory Council An independent non-profit corporation established under the Oil Pollution Act of 1990 to promote environmentally safe operation of the Alyeska Pipeline Service Co. terminal in Valdez and the oil tankers that use it.