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 Juneau, on Wednesday, January 28th at the Huff Ackerman Saunders Federal Building, 709 West Ninth St., at 8:30 a.m.  You may view the draft agenda here.  This meeting is being held in conjunction with a meeting of the Southeast Alaska (SEAK) Subarea Committee, which will meet on January 27th, at the same location (view agenda here). Please notify Mr. Cecil McNutt at if you plan to attend the ARRT meeting, so that we may ensure adequate seating.  For information regarding the SE Area Committee, contact Ms. Kathy Hamblett, at


Prince William Sound Subarea Committee:

The next meeting of the Prince William Sound Subarea Committee will be held in Valdez at City Council chambers on March 5th, starting at 8:30 a.m.. The Subarea Area Committee, lead jointly by ADEC, USCG, and EPA are tasked with the goal of fostering better emergency preparedness and response to oil spills and hazardous materials releases in the Prince William Sound region. The public is welcomed to attend. For further information contact Lt. Todd Bagetis at (907) 835-7216


New Documents:

  • Updates to the Prince William Sound Subarea Contingency Plan (SCP) are now complete.  You may view the full text of the current plan here



  • The draft update to the Alaska Interior Subarea Contingency Plan is currently availible for public review.  View the draft document HERE.  Comments may be submitted via our submit comments form


  •  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.