to the Alaska Regional Response Team Website. As an advisory board to the Federal On Sceen Coordinator (FOSC), the Alaska Regional Response Team provides federal, state, and local governmental agencies with the means to participate in response to pollution incidents.
Alaska Inland Area Committee Meeting Alaska Inland Area Committee Meeting will be held virtually on Tuesday 9/21/2021 9AM -12PM (Alaska Time). Meeting Agenda and Area Committee information available at https://dec.alaska.gov/spar/ppr/contingency-plans/response-plans/inland-area/ (Same Zoom Login info at the ARRT meeting listed below)
ARRT September 2021 Meeting. The ARRT meeting will be held virtually on Thursday 9/23/2021 9:30 AM – 3:30 PM (Alaska Time). Zoom link and dial-in information: https://usepa.zoomgov.com, Meeting ID: 161 6961 3152, Passcode: 9073124310 or Dial into Zoom: 669-254-5252, 669-216-1590, 551-285-1373, or 646-828-7666
- Presentation (to be posted 9/17/2021)
Next Meetings: ARRT Meeting
- February 17, 2022 (Associated Meetings 2/1-2/2022)
ARRT Meeting Summaries:
Wildlife Protection Guidelines Training:
|ARRT Biennial Work Plan 2021-2022|
WILDLIFE PROTECTION GUIDELINES FOR OIL SPILL RESPONSE IN ALASKA PUBLIC REVIEW
New Documents & Products
|ARRT Status of Revitalization 2020- a summary of recent progress and intiatives|
EPA Navigable Waters Protection Rule Factsheets. On January 23, 2020, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Department of the Army (Army) finalized the Navigable Waters Protection Rule to define “Waters of the United States” and thereby establish federal regulatory authority under the Clean Water Act. The rule will become effective 60 days after publication in the Federal Register. The agencies are providing four fact sheets on the Navigable Waters Protection Rule. for additioanl information, please see The Navigable Waters Protection Rule - Supporting Documents
Arctic Council Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR) has prepared a video on Basic Oil Pollution Response Principles. This video is available online in 6 chapters. Two additional videos are planned, " Risk and Impact" and Community Planning." We will share these videos as they are available.
Emergency Phone Number
National Response Team: 1-800-424-8802