Reference Library


Incident Management and Response Guidance


The Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation hosts the "References and Tools" page. This page is a catalog of resources useful to an incident response or as background information useful in preparing for a response. The References and Tools page is divided into sections according to the Alaska Area Contingency Plans and according to subject matter.  Key response incident management and response guidelines are listed below:
 

Endangered Species Act, Section 7 Consultation Documents


International Agreements and Joint Plans


  • Canadian Coast Guard- USCG Joint Marine Pollution Contingency Plan  Joint Contingency Plan/binational treaty between U.S. and Canada for transboundary oil spills in the USCG area of responsibility.
  • CANUS Dix Annex to the Canada Coast Guard-USCG Marine Pollution Contingency Plan for the marine boundary area at Alaska/US at Dixon Entrance and Canada.
  • CANUSWest Annex to the Canada-United States Joint Inland Pollution Contingency Plan for the boundary area. Additional information is available at the CANUSWest website.
  • CANUSWest North Annex to the Canada-United States Joint Inland Pollution Contingency Plan for the boundary area at Alaska/US and Canada.

ARRT Work Group/Task Force/Committee Documents


Technical Documents and References



Papers on Reporting on the Biodegration and Toxicity of Chemically Dispersed Oil, referenced at ARRT Meetings:

ARRT Governance