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Arctic Alaska Spill Prevention and Response Primer

Arctic Alaska Spill Prevention and Response Primer

Nuka Research developed a primer on marine oil spill prevention and response regulations for Ocean Conservancy. Depending on a whole host of factors, marine operations ...
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Adherence to Bering Strait Vessel Routing Measures in 2019

Adherence to Bering Strait Vessel Routing Measures in 2019

Due to the increasing ship traffic in the Arctic, the International Maritime Organization (IMO) adopted new voluntary routing measures, including recommended routes, precautionary areas, and ...
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Shipping Traffic Analysis and Risk Mitigation Measures for the West Coast of Haida Gwaii

Shipping Traffic Analysis and Risk Mitigation Measures for the West Coast of Haida Gwaii

On contract to the Council of the Haida Nation, Nuka Research analyzed AIS data and summarized policy options related to offshore vessel routing for the ...
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Vessel Traffic in Canada's Pacific Region

Vessel Traffic in Canada’s Pacific Region

Nuka Research conducted the base analysis for a detailed characterization of commercial vessel movements in western Canadian marine waters. Using satellite AIS data from 2014-2016, ...
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New Haven Geographic Response Strategy Development

New Haven Geographic Response Strategy Development

Nuka Research was contracted by USCG Sector Long Island Sound to complete 5 Geographic Response Strategies (GRS) for New Haven Harbor in Connecticut. To develop ...
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Availability of Tugs of Opportunity in Canada’s Pacific Region

Availability of Tugs of Opportunity in Canada’s Pacific Region

Providing an emergency tow rescue for disabled ships is a vital emergency service. To fulfill this service, the Pacific Region of Canada relies on a ...
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