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Unique Collaboration Proves Way To Minimize Seismic Survey Impacts On Rare Whales And Other Species
2014-01-20 07:59:30

A step-by-step guide to reducing impacts on whales and other marine species during seismic sea floor surveys has been developed by experts with IUCN's Western Gray Whale Advisory Panel (WGWAP) and Sakhalin Energy Investment Company Ltd.

2011-07-12 09:15:00

Delegates meeting at the International Whaling Commission (IWC) conference in the Channel Islands warn that oil and gas exploration in the Russian Far East continues to threaten the livelihood of the critically endangered gray whale that spends its summer feeding along Sakhalin Island.

2011-02-22 09:22:00

HOUSTON, Feb. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Parker Drilling (NYSE: PKD), operator of the Yastreb land drilling rig for customer Exxon Neftegas Limited (ENL), announced today that it has provided operations services for drilling the world's longest well, Odoptu OP-11, from Sakhalin Island, Russia.

2011-01-18 00:00:39

Platform’s construction could threaten future of sub-species Washington, D.C.

2011-01-17 08:35:31

Sakhalin Energy Investment Company – part owned by Shell – has announced plans to build a major oil platform near crucial feeding habitat of the Western North Pacific gray whale population.

2010-09-07 17:29:30

Russian oil and gas company Rosneft is conducting oil and gas exploration work that may have caused the critically endangered western gray whale to flee its main feeding ground.

2009-04-25 08:05:00

Conservation groups advocating the protection of critically endangered gray whales say they have cause to celebrate.

2008-08-05 09:01:22

HOUSTON, Aug. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Parker Drilling Company announced today a new contract to design the drilling package for the Sakhalin-1 Arkutun-Dagi offshore platform.

2008-07-20 15:00:29

By Tim Bradner, Alaska Journal of Commerce, Anchorage Jul. 20--BP Exploration (Alaska) Inc. says it has started development of its long-planned Liberty project in the Alaska Beaufort Sea.

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