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
Cecil McNutt, USCG

What's New?

Next Meeting   ****PLEASE NOTE DATE CHANGE****
The next meeting of the ARRT will be held in Anchorage, on Wednesday, May 20th at the south annex of the James M. Fitzgerald United States Federal Building, 222 West 8th Ave., at 8:30 a.m.   You may view the meeting agenda HERE.  Please allow adequate time to pass the security checkpoint at the front door.  This meeting is being held in conjunction with a meeting of the Cook Inlet Subarea Committee, which will meet on May 19th, at the same location. View the draft Subarea Committee meeting agenda HERE.  Please notify Mr. Nick Knowles ( if you plan to attend either meeting, so that we may ensure adequate seating. 


New Documents:


  • The Alaska Unified Plan Steering Committee is requestinig review and comment of a proposed change to the process by which changes to the Alaska Unified Plan are proposed, evaluated, and implemented.  Comments are requested no later than June 15, 2015.  More information is available HERE


  • A draft update to the Aleutian Islands Subarea Contingency Plan is availible for review and comment.  View the draft HERE.  Stakeholders are asked to submit comments using the SCP Comment Matrix Form (MS Word Form).  Completed forms may be submitted HERE.  Comments will be accepted through Friday, May 15th.   


  •  For items regarding ARRT outreach to federally recognized tribes please visit our Tribal Outreach Page.  


If you have any comments or recommendations on this website or its contents, please send them to Nick Knowles or Liza Sanden.