Wildlife Protection Guidelines for Oil Spill Response in Alaska (WPG)
Maintained by the ARRT Wildlife Protection Committee of the ARRT
WPG, version 2020.1 (Version February 2021: file update, no content changed, PDF formatting errors addressed including bookmarks image compression errors)
- WPG 2020.1, full size (30 MB). Use this version for printing.
- WPG 2020.1, reduced size (9 MB). Image quality is reduced.
WPG Forms, Tactics, Templates, Job aids, and more can be found on the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation Area Plan References and Tools Webpage.
Pribilof Islands Wildlife Protection Guidelines for Oil Spill Response (PI WPG)
Maintained by the Pribilof Islands Subcommittee
*NEW Pribilof Islands Wildlife Protection Guidelines (April 2023)
Training and Additional Resources
WPG TrainingWPG Training for Environmental Unit and Wildlife Branch Personnel (March 2021; PDF)
Carcass Collection and DocumentationCarcass Collection and Documentation during an Oil Spill Response Training Videos:
High Resolution (3.3 GB)
Low Resolution (1.4 GB)
For questions about the WPG, please contact one of the following:
- Wildlife Protection Committee Chair (Department of the Interior)
Alaska Department of Fish and Game
US Fish & Wildlife Service