The Changing Arctic: Implications for Federal Resources and Local Communities

August 19, 2010

Field Hearing

Inupiat Heritage Center, 542 Northstar Street, Barrow, AK

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation announces the following field hearing titled The Changing Arctic: Implications for Federal Resources and Local Communities.

Please note that the hearing start time is Alaska Standard Time. Individuals with disabilities who require an auxiliary aid or service, including closed captioning service for webcast hearings, should contact Collenne Wider at 202-224-5511 at least three business days in advance of the hearing date.

Witness Panel 1

  • Rear Admiral Christopher Colvin

    Coast Guard District 17
    Colvin Testimony (114.50 KB)
  • Ms. Laura Furgione

    Deputy Assistant Administrator
    National Weather Service
    Furgione Testimony (130.86 KB)

Witness Panel 2

  • Mayor Edward S. Itta

    North Slope Borough
    Itta Testimony (227.19 KB)
  • Ms. Mary Pete

    Commissioner
    U.S. Arctic Research Commission
    Pete Testimony (236.85 KB)
  • Mr. Richard Glenn

    Vice President
    Arctic Slope Regional Corporation
    Glenn Testimony (56.95 KB)
  • Ms. Marilyn Crockett

    Executive Director
    Alaska Oil and Gas Association
    Crockett Testimony (162.96 KB)