Remote controlled unmanned aircraft, commonly known as “drones,” have been approved by the Federal Aviation Administration for use in Alaska. Conoco Phillips received the approval to use the drones to monitor for oil spills and observe wildlife off the Beaufort Sea coast in the Arctic Circle.
The council’s home on the web has recently undergone a major redesign. The new site is designed to help us keep you better informed about our work.
The last major upgrade of the website was done in 2006.