Accession Number:

ADA080389

Title:

A Study to Assess the Impact of Alaskan Petroleum Development on the Coast Guard through the Year 2000.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

COAST GUARD WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1980-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

129.0

Abstract:

The purpose of this study was to obtain information required for planning purposes so that Coast Guard program managers and district commanders would be able to make the policyresource decisions necessary to respond to expected workload demands and possible new initiatives resulting from petroleum industry developments in Alaska. For a detailed presentation of the specific subtasks of this study, including references for the data which are presented, the individual task reports should be consulted as follows Task 1, Petroleum Development Scenarios Task 2, Marine Vessel Activity Task 3, Icebreaking Task 4, Port Safety and Security Task 5, Marine Environmental Protection Task 6, Commercial Vessel Safety Task 7, Other Program Areas Task 8, Program Support and Task 9, Other Coast Guard Districts. The discussion in this report proceeds as follows First the petroleum development scenarios for Alaska through the year 2000 are developed and presented second a marine forecast flowing from the scenarios is given finally, the impact on the Coast Guard of petroleum development in Alaska with its associated marine activity is presented on a program by program basis.

Subject Categories:

  • Geology, Geochemistry and Mineralogy
  • Lubricants and Hydraulic Fluids

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE