As an advisory board to the Federal On Scene Coordinator (FOSC), the Alaska Regional Response Team provides federal, state, and local governmental agencies with means to participate in response to pollution incidents.
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Emergency Phone Number:
National Response Team


Contact the ARRT Coordinators:
Nick Knowles, US EPA
Patricia Bower, AK DEC

What's New?

Next Meeting  

TUESDAY AREA PLANNING MEETING. 11:15 Update:  The teleconference is NOW working. 1-866-299-3188, Access Code 206-553-2139#.  If you have any questions or problems please email or text 907-891-5288.  We apologize for these difficulties and thank you for your patience.

Alaska Regional Response Team Meeting:  The next meeting of the ARRT will be held on September 28th, 2016, in Nome, at the Municipality's Mini-Convention Center, 409 River Street.  A copy of the agenda is HERE.

This meeting is being held in conjunction with a meeting of the Northwest Arctic Subarea Committee, which will take place on September 27th, at the same location.  View the Subarea Committee agenda HERE.  

Area Contingency Plans and a Regional Contingency Plan for Alaska

At the direction of the ARRT, representatives from the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation, The U.S. Coast Guard, and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency are working jointly to establish Contingency Plans for Alaska that conform with the guidance and regulations of the National Contingency Plan.  You can learn for about this effort at:

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