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 Valdez, on Tuesday, October 28, 2014, at the Valdez City Council Chambers, 212 Chenega St. You may view the draft agenda here.  This meeting is being held in conjunction with a meeting of the Prince William Sound Subarea Committee, to be held on October 27th, and the Valdez Marine Terminal Spill Exercise scheduled for October 29th. 

New Documents:


  • The Prince William Sound Subarea Contingency Plan, Change 3 is available for public review and comment May 5-June 5, 2014.  The plan files are available for viewing on our SCP page, under "Plan Status".  You may comment on the draft plan by submitting written comments to: Young Ha, ADEC, 555 Cordova Street 2nd Floor, Anchorage, AK 99501, and by electronic mail at


  • The ARRT Conducted a dispersant authorization tabletop exercise on July 16, 2013.  View the after-action report here.


  •  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.