Mark Swanson

Voices of Alaska: Measure would preserve spill response, prevention efforts

25 years has passed since the Exxon Valdez oil spill and this recent anniversary reminds Alaskans, and the world, of the importance of oil... Read more

Time to wake up to threat of non-indigenous species

Hats off to Representative Paul Seaton of Homer.

Seaton has introduced legislation, House Bill 89, that directs the state Department of Fish and Game to set... Read more

With Kulluk grounding, we've been warned

The grounding of Shell Oil’s Kulluk drill rig reminds us again of Alaska’s tough maritime conditions and our vulnerability from coastal shipping and oil activities... Read more

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