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Alaska Spill Response Permits Tool

Responding to an oil spill in Alaska can require authorizations form a number of state and federal agencies. This website provides streamlined access to more than 40 permit applications and other forms, guidance, contacts, and other helpful information, reducing the time needed to mount an effective response.

Find forms and information by agency or response activity through the links below. Free Adobe Reader® or comparable software will allow you to fill out, save, and print forms.

Agency

State

Information

Alaska state law requires that oil and hazardous substance releases be reported to ADEC. Contact the nearest Area Response Team.

Central Alaska
ph: 907-269-3063
fax: 907-269-7648
Northern Alaska
ph: 907-451-2121
fax: 907-451-2362
Southeast Alaska
ph: 907-465-5340
fax: 907-465-5245

Permit Applications

Other Forms

Information

See Wildlife Protection Guidelines for Alaska, as well as permit applications for hazing, capture, transport, stabilization, and treatment, in the Alaska Regional Response Team or Wildlife Protection areas of the Permits Tool.

Permit Applications

Permit Applications

 

Federal

Information

For emergency access to individual Native allotments or Native government lands, contact the BIA's Alaska Region Environmental Program at 907-271-4004.

Information

 For emergency access to BLM-managed lands, contact the relevant district office (follow links for district maps):

Information

See Wildlife Protection Guidelines for Alaska, as well as permit applications for hazing, capture, transport, stabilization, and treatment, in the Alaska Regional Response Team or Wildlife Protection areas of the Permits Tool.

Endangered Species Consultation

NMFS administers the Endangered Species Act as it applies to cetaceans and most pinnipeds. Section 7 of the ESA requires consultation with the trustee agency when response may affect threatened or endangered species or their habitat. Contact the NMFS Anchorage Field Office Supervisor at:

222 W. 7th Avenue #43
Anchorage 99513-7577
907-271-3023

Marine Mammal Protection

NMFS is the trustee agency for cetaceans and most pinnipeds, and response that may affect these species must be coordinated with NMFS. Contact the NMFS Anchorage Field Office Supervisor at:

222 W. 7th Avenue #43 
Anchorage 99513-7577
907-271-3023

Information

National Response Center

To report an oil spill, call 1-800-424-8802, or click the link above to view reports online.

Notice to Mariners

Mariners in the vicinity of an incident or response need to be alerted to conditions that can threaten their safety or interfere with their operations. To request a Broadcast Notice to Mariners, contact the appropriate Sector office (24 hours):

Sector Juneau 907-463-2980
Section Anchorage 907-271-6769

Local Notices to Mariners

Local Notices to Mariners are published weekly for the entire state by District 17 headquarters in Juneau. Call 907-463-2269 to request a LNM.

Forms

Information

See Wildlife Protection Guidelines for Alaska, as well as permit applications for hazing, capture, transport, stabilization, and treatment, in the Alaska Regional Response Team or Wildlife Protection areas of the Permits Tool. 

Endangered Species Consultation

The USFWS administers the Endangered Species Act as it applies to birds, terrestrial mammals, and some marine mammals. Section 7 of the ESA requires consultation with the trustee agency when response may affect threatened or endangered species or their habitat. Contact the Anchorage FWS Field Office at:

605 W. 4th Avenue
Anchorage 99501
907-271-2888

Marine Mammal Protection

In Alaska, the USFWS is the trustee agency for walruses, sea otters, and polar bears, and response that may affect these species must be coordinated with FWS. Contact Marine Mammals Management at the FWS Alaska Regional Office:

1101 East Tudor Road, MS 341
Anchorage 99503
907-786-3800

Bald Eagle Basics - Alaska

Permit Applications

 

Other Organizations

Information

The following documents can be found in Change 3 of the Alaska Unified Plan.

Permit Applications

Other Forms

Information

Permit Applications

Other Forms

 

Activity

Information

Alaska state law requires that oil and hazardous substance releases be reported to ADEC. Contact the nearest Area Response Team:

Central Alaska
ph: 907-269-3063
fax: 907-269-7648
Northern Alaska
ph: 907-451-2121
fax: 907-451-2362
Southeast Alaska
ph: 907-465-5340
fax: 907-465-5245
  • National Response Center

    To report an oil spill, call 1-800-424-8802, or click the link above to view reports online.

    Notice to Mariners

    Mariners in the vicinity of an incident or response need to be alerted to conditions that can threaten their safety or interfere with their operations. To request a Broadcast Notice to Mariners, contact the appropriate Sector office (24 hours):

    Sector Juneau 907-463-2980
    Section Anchorage 907-271-6769

    Local Notices to Mariners

    Local Notices to Mariners are published weekly for the entire state by District 17 headquarters in Juneau. Call 907-463-2269 to request a LNM.

Forms

Information

Wildlife Protection Guidelines for Alaska
Endangered Species Consultation

The USFWS administers the Endangered Species Act as it applies to birds, terrestrial mammals, and some marine mammals. Section 7 of the ESA requires consultation with the trustee agency when response may affect threatened or endangered species or their habitat. Contact the Anchorage FWS Field Office at:

605 W. 4th Avenue
Anchorage 99501
907-271-2888

NMFS administers the Endangered Species Act as it applies to cetaceans and most pinnipeds. Section 7 of the ESA requires consultation with the trustee agency when response may affect threatened or endangered species or their habitat. Contact the NMFS Anchorage Field Office at

222 W. 7th Avenue #43
Anchorage 99513-7577
907-271-3023

Marine Mammal Protection

In Alaska, the USFWS is the trustee agency for walruses, sea otters, and polar bears, and response that may affect these species must be coordinated with FWS. Contact Marine Mammals Management at the FWS Alaska Regional Office:

1101 East Tudor Road, MS 341
Anchorage 99503
907-786-3800

NMFS is the trustee agency for cetaceans and most pinnipeds, and response that may affect these species must be coordinated with NMFS. Contact the NMFS Anchorage Field Office Supervisor at:

222 W. 7th Avenue #43
Anchorage 99513-7577
907-271-3023

Bald Eagle Basics - Alaska

Permit Applications

Other Forms

Information

USACE Nationwide Permit 20: Oil Spill Cleanup
Notice to Mariners

Mariners in the vicinity of an incident or response need to be alerted to conditions that can threaten their safety or interfere with their operations. To request a Broadcast Notice to Mariners, contact the appropriate Sector office (24 hours):

Sector Juneau 907-463-2980
Section Anchorage 907-271-6769

Permit Applications

Forms

Information

Permit Applications

Other Forms

Information

Notice to Mariners

Mariners in the vicinity of an incident or response need to be alerted to conditions that can threaten their safety or interfere with their operations. To request a Broadcast Notice to Mariners, contact the appropriate Sector office (24 hours):

Sector Juneau 907-463-2980
Section Anchorage 907-271-6769

Forms

 

Land Use

Information

Land ownership information is available from the Bureau of Land Management's Spatial Data Management System website, or call the BLM Alaska State Office Public Room at 907-271-5960.

Land ownership information is also available from the Alaska Department of Natural Resources' Alaska Land Records and Alaska Mapper websites, or call one of the ADNR's Public Information Centers

Anchorage
ph: 907-269-8400
Fairbanks
ph: 907-451-2705
Juneau
ph: 907-465-3400

Additional information on lands in rural communities is available from the Alaska Department of Commerce Economic Development's Community Mapping website, or call ASCED at 907-269-4546.

Information

BLM - For emergency access to BLM-managed lands, contact the relevant district office (follow links for district maps):

Permit Applications

Permit Applications

Information

See the Alaska Department of Commerce and Economic Development's Community Information website for community and regional contacts.

The ADCED's Local Boundary Commission website provides links to contact information for the organized boroughs. 

Information

BIA - For emergency access to individual Native allotment or Native government lands, contact the BIA's Alaska Region Environmental Program at 907-271-4004.

 

The Alaska Spill Response Permits Tool project was completed and approved by the agencies represented on this website. More about the Permits Tool...