Colville River

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Col·ville River

 (kōl′vĭl′, kŏl′-)
A river rising in the Brooks Range of northwest Alaska and flowing about 600 km (375 mi) east and north across the tundra to the Arctic Ocean.
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Working with federal, state, and local regulators, as well as local communities, ConocoPhiliips routinely develops and conducts multi-year baseline environmental studies programs including annual hydrological surveys within important watersheds such as the Colville River delta; lake surveys to document water quality and quantity and usage by various fish species; stream surveys to document the distribution and abundance of fish species; archaeological surveys to ensure culturally significant sites or artifacts are avoided; annual wildlife surveys to document the distribution and abundance of terrestrial mammals and avian species; and vegetation mapping surveys to understand how key wildlife species use certain habitats.
The Kuukpik Corporation is an Alaskan Native Corporation that represents the Village of Nuiqsut and administers, on behalf of its shareholders, the surface rights in the Colville River Delta area of the North Slope of Alaska, including the Alpine oil field.
Alaska's Colville River Special Area (CRSA) was established in 1977, during the period of population recovery, to conserve nesting and foraging habitat of Arctic peregrines (USDOI 2008).
The Colville River meanders 85 river kilometers (rkm) from its headwaters at the confluence of Sheep Creek and Deer Creek in Stevens County, Washington, to its confluence with the Columbia River at rkm 1120.
Per the restructured agreement, Armstrong has acquired a 15% working interest (to add to its 30%) in the initial development area near the Colville River Delta where the majority of exploratory and appraisal drilling activities have been carried out.
Target: Additional stakes in Colville River Delta development areas
Thick fog on the first day forced us to into a quick decision to float the Colville River, abandoning previous plans.
Fish & Wildlife Service and the Environmental Protection Agency confirms that construction of a pipeline and bridge over the Colville River to an area of development is acceptable, as long as certain environmental mitigations and other changes are accounted for in the permit application.
sardinella) are harvested in the Colville River Delta near Nuiqsut, Alaska, after ice forms in the fall.
The corporation has significant land holdings in and around the Greater Colville River Delta and the National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska.
We report here a likely neoceratopsian manus track from an exposure of the Nanushuk Formation along the Colville River in northern Alaska near the confluence of the Killik and Colville Rivers (Fig.
Residents of the village live inland, off the bank of a tributary to the Colville River that flows into the Arctic Ocean.