Division of Spill Prevention and Response


Cook Inlet Geographic Response Strategies: Southeast Zone

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Site Selection

The workgroup developed a list of 22 selected sites from the candidate sites for GRS development. The map at left shows the GRS selected sites and the site selection matrix and site selection key summarize the resources at risk for each site. The site selection process involved a consideration of environmental sensitivity, risk of being impacted from a water borne spill and, feasibility of successfully protecting the site with existing technology.

The Geographic Response Strategies (GRS) and tactics described on this site and in the subarea plans, are NOT prescriptive in nature. They are recommended deployment configurations for initial responders. They can, and should, be adjusted to fit the current situation and environmental conditions.

A detailed description of the site selection process can be found here or by following the link under the Quick Links section.