25 Years After Exxon Valdez What Would Effective Regulation Look Like

first_imgExxon Valdez tanker aground. Off-loading of remaining oil in progress. Photo courtesy of the Exxon Valdez Oil Spill Trustee Council.Twenty-five years after the Exxon Valdez oil spill nearly all damaged wildlife populations have been declared “recovered,” but the spill’s impact left lasting marks on people. With another major spill taking place just four years ago, it’s time to talk about loss of trust, and how to restore it.Download AudioHOST: Steve Heimel, Alaska Public Radio NetworkGUESTS:Lois Epstein, P.E., Master of Civil Engineering, Arctic Program Director, the Wilderness Society,  member of the BSEE Ocean Energy Safety Advisory CommitteeMarilyn Heiman, Director, U.S. Arctic Program, Pew Charitable TrustsCallers StatewidePARTICIPATE:Post your comment before, during or after the live broadcast (comments may be read on air).Send e-mail to talk [at] alaskapublic [dot] org (comments may be read on air)Call 550-8422 in Anchorage or 1-800-478-8255 if you’re outside Anchorage during the live broadcastLIVE Broadcast: Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. on APRN stations statewide.SUBSCRIBE: Get Talk of Alaska updates automatically by e-mail, RSS or podcast.TALK OF ALASKA ARCHIVElast_img

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