Response teams continue response and containment efforts of oil spill in Shuyak Strait, Alaska

Response teams continue response and containment efforts of oil spill in Shuyak Strait, Alaska
Unified Command response teams utilize contracted fishing vessels provided by Alaska Chadux, LLC, during continued oil recovery efforts in Shuyak Strait, 49 miles north of Kodiak, Alaska, March 4, 2018.  Photo courtesy of Alaska Chadux, LLC. KODIAK, Alaska – Responders continued cleanup efforts, wildlife and site assessments of the oil spill in Shuyak Strait, 49 miles north of Kodiak, Sunday. Six...

Coast Guard, ADEC establish Unified Command in response to oil spill in Shuyak Strait, Alaska

Coast Guard, ADEC establish Unified Command in response to oil spill in Shuyak Strait, Alaska
A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 helicopter crew and Marine Safety Detachment Kodiak pollution responders conduct an overflight in response to an oil spill in Shuyak Strait, 49 miles north of Kodiak, Alaska, Feb. 27, 2018.U.S. Coast Guard photo. KODIAK, Alaska – Coast Guard and Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation have established a Unified Command in response to an oil spill 49...

Fishing vessel Naknek Spirit successfully refloated and moved to Whittier Alaska

Fishing vessel Naknek Spirit successfully refloated and moved to Whittier Alaska
ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Responders from Coast Guard Sector Anchorage, Alaska Chadux, and the fishing vessel Naknek Spirit’s crew successfully refloated the vessel on a high tide near Poe Bay in Passage Canal and transited to Whittier for further assessment Saturday afternoon. Upon arrival in Whittier the vessel was moored and containment boom was placed around it as a precaution. Cargo aboard the...

Coast Guard, Alaska Chadux respond to fuel spill in Prince William Sound, Alaska

Coast Guard, Alaska Chadux respond to fuel spill in Prince William Sound, Alaska
ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The Coast Guard and Alaska Chadux are responding to a reported fuel spill from a grounded fishing vessel in Passage Canal six miles east of Whittier in Prince William Sound, Saturday. Response personnel are en route to the scene aboard a hired vessel from Whittier to assess the situation. A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew, forward deployed to Cordova,...