Monitoring of industrial sounds, seals and bowhead whales near Hilcorp Northstar Oil Development, Alaska Beaufort Sea 2015 Summary Report

This report details record of seal sightings in 2015, monitoring of underwater sounds near Northstar Island in the autumn of 2015, and acoustic monitoring of bowhead whale migrations in the autumn of 2015.

On 18 Nov. 2014, Hilcorp Alaska, LLC assumed 50% ownership and 100% operatorship of the Milne Point Unit, and 100% ownership and 100% operatorship of Northstar Island and Endicott Island (including the main production Island and the satellite drilling island) from BP Exploration (Alaska), Inc. As part of this transfer of assets, Hilcorp Alaska, LLC assumed responsibility for several ecological monitoring projects associated with the transferred North Slope assets.See 'Hilcorp Collection' in search for access to other Hilcorp reports.

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ISO Topics biota, oceans
Other Contacts Beth Sharp (Email:, Phone: 907-777-8436)
Primary Organization Greenridge Sciences Inc.
Funding Organizations Hilcorp
Other Organizations LGL Limited, Hilcorp
Organization Types Industry and Consultants
Geo-keywords North Slope
Start Date 2015-11-18
Created February 23, 2017, 05:00 (AKST)
Last Updated July 1, 2021, 23:27 (AKDT)