Other Documents

Plans

Annual Work Plans
Strategic Plans

Annual Reports

Annual Reports

Project Reports

General Reports
West Coast Offshore Vessels Risk Management Project Reports
Oil Spill Data Project
Transboundary Reports

Other

Guidance Documents
Comment Letters and Correspondence
MOUs and MOCs
Miscellaneous


Annual Reports and Task Force Plans

Annual Reports Date
2016 Annual Report  2016
2014 Annual Report  2014
2013 Annual Report 2013
2012 Annual Report 2012
2011 Annual Report 2011
2010 Annual Report 2010
2009 Annual Report 2009
2008 Annual Report 2008
2007 Annual Report 2007
2006 Annual Report 2006
2005 Annual Report 2005
2004 Annual Report 2004
2003 Annual Report 2003
Annual Work Plans Date
2016 Annual Work Plan 2016
2014-2015 Annual Work Plan 2014-2015
2013-2014 Annual Work Plan 2013-2014
2011-2012 Annual Work Plan 2011-2012
2010-2011 Annual Work Plan 2010-2011
2009-2010 Annual Work Plan 2009-2010
2007-2008 Annual Work Plan 2007-2008
2006-2007 Annual Work Plan 2006-2007
2005-2006 Annual Work Plan 2005-2006
2004-2005 Annual Work Plan 2004-2005
Strategic Plans Date
2014-2019 Strategic Plan 2014
2009-2013 Strategic Plan – Extended 2013 2012
2009-2013 Strategic Plan 2012
2004-2009 Strategic Plan 2004

Project Reports

General Reports Date
The Stakeholder Workgroup Review of Planning and Response Capabilities for a Marine Oil Spill on the U.S./Canadian Transboundary Areas of the Pacific Coast Project Report 2011
Oil Spill Research & Development Projects 2002
Project Summary Report on the Oil Spill Field Operations Guide (FOG) Update Project 2000
Pipeline Spill Prevention Project 1999
Integrated Vessel Response Plan Project 1997
Spill & Incident Data Collection Project Report 1997
Marine Pilots and Vessel Safety on the West Coast 1997
Drills and Exercises – Project Report and Recommendations 1995
West Coast Offshore Vessels Risk Management Project Reports from 2003 and 2008 Date
WCOSVTRM 10-year FINAL 2016 2016
Five-Year Implementation Status Review of the 2002 West Coast Offshore Vessel
Traffic Risk Management Project Recommendations
2008
West Coast Offshore Vessel Traffic Risk Management Project Report 2002
Oil Spill Data Project Date
Task Force West Coast oil Spill Data Project — 2016 Summary 2016
Task Force West Coast oil Spill Data Project — 2015 Summary 2015
Task Force West Coast Oil Spill Data Project — 2014 Summary 2014
Task Force West Coast Oil Spill Data Project — 2013 Summary 2013
Task Force West Coast Oil Spill Data Project — 2012 Summary 2012
Transboundary Reports Date
Five Year Review – Transboundary Report 2017
The Stakeholder Workgroup Review of Planning and Response Capabilities for a Marine Oil Spill on the U.S./Canadian Transboundary Areas of the Pacific Coast Project Report 2011
U.S./Canadian Transboundary Spill Planning & Response Project Workplan 2008

Other

Guidance Documents Date Download
Planning for Volunteer Management 2008 pdf, 440k
Integrated Vessel Response Plan Format Guidelines for Tank Vessels 2004 pdf, 108k
Recommendations to Prevent Oil Spills Caused by Human Error 1995 pdf, 496k
Alternative Response Technologies In Situ Burning and Dispersants 1995 pdf, 484k
Comment Letters and Correspondence Date Download
Comments to USCG and Homeland Security regarding Alternative Planning Criteria National Guidance. April, 2017 pdf
Comments to US and Canadian Coast Guard re: Reciprocal Prevention Agreement Proposal January, 2017 PDF 216k
Comments to PHMSA regarding proposed rail response plans and information sharing September  2016 PDF 235k
Comments to Senator Cantwell regarding federal rail bills, June 2015  June 2015 PDF 250 k
Comments to GAO regarding the Oil Spill Liability Trust Fund  November 2015   pdf, 228k
Comments to Senator Murray regarding Federal Transportation Bill  November 2015   pdf, 245k
Comments to Senator Cantwell regarding federal rail bills, June 2015  June 2015  pdf,243k
Comments to EPA regarding Proposed Revisions to the National Oil and Hazardous Substances Pollution Contingency Plan; Subpart J Product Schedule Listing Requirements.  April 2015  pdf,119k
Hazardous Materials: Enhanced Tank Car Standards and Operational Controls for High-Hazard Flammable Trains  September 2014  PDF 113k
Comments to Senator Cantwell in support of derelict vessel funding. June 2014 pdf, 111k
Comments to the U.S. Coast Guard NPRM for MARPOL Amendments.    
  • Letter to U.S. EPA
2012 pdf, 430k
  • Letter to PHMSA
2012 pdf, 426k
  • Letter to BOEM
2012 pdf, 426k
Comments to the U.S. Coast Guard on their Proposed Rule regarding Inspection of Towing Vessels 12/07/11 pdf, 377k
Comments on the USCG/EPA Emergency Rule 2010 pdf, 312k
Task Force Statement to the Interagency Coordinating Committee on Oil Pollution Research (ICCOPR) May 19th, 2010 pdf, 224k
Comments submitted on the Non-tank Vessel Oil Spill Response Plans and Other Vessel Response Plan Requirements, Notice of Proposed Rulemaking Nov. 30, 2009 pdf, 364k
Comments submitted on the U.S. Coast Guard’s Notice of Proposed Rulemaking regarding Financial Responsibility for Water Pollution (vessels) and OPA 90 Limits of Liability (Vessels and Deepwater Ports) May 1, 2008 pdf, 108k
Comments: (USCG- 2004-18939) Pollution Prevention Equipment, Notice of Proposed Rulemaking Request for Comments, published Federal Register November 3, 2005 pdf, 95k
Comments: Oil Spill Task Force petitions the US Coast Guard to raise Limits of Liability Nov. 7, 2005 pdf, 83k
Comments: Task Force comments to the US Coast Guard regarding contingency plans for non-tank vessels. June 24, 2005 pdf, 103k
Comments: “Strawman Towing Industry Safety System” As amended by the Pacific States/BC Oil Spill Task Force 2005 pdf, 111k
Comments: Inspection of Towing Vessels March 18, 2005 pdf, 90k
Comments: Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPRM) to require additional navigation safety measures for Buzzards Bay December 23, 2004 pdf, 106k
Comments: Automatic Identification System: Expansion of Carriage Requirements for US Waters 2003 pdf, 104k
Comments: Mandatory Ballast Water Management Program for US Waters 2003 pdf, 134k
Comments: Removal Equipment Requirements and Alternative Technology 2003 pdf, 120k
Comments: Setting the Environmental Agenda of the Coast Guard for Oil Pollution Prevention, Preparedness, and Response in the 21st Century 2003 pdf, 136k
Comments: Salvage and Marine Firefighting Requirements 2002 pdf, 100k
Statement to the US Commission on Ocean Policy 2002 pdf, 134k
MOUs and Agreements Date Download
Mutual Aid Agreement – Task Force 2011 (Updated Agreement) 2011 pdf 212k
US Coast Guard Pacific Area Pacific States/British Columbia Oil Spill Task Force
Memorandum of Understanding
2008 pdf, 869k
Oil Spill Memorandum Of Cooperation Between the Pacific States of Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, and Washington and the Province of British Columbia 2001 pdf, 95k
Additional documents – regulations, tables and more Date Download
Volumes of Oil Transported in 2014 via Rail, Pipeline, Barge and Vessel by Task Force Jurisdiction 2016 pdf, 285k
Regulations and Guidelines for Dispersant Use in Task Force Jurisdictions 2016 pdf, 238k
Non-Petroleum products: Regulations and Guidance for Response and Cleanup in Task Force Jurisdictions 2016 pdf, 263k
Oil Spill Program Funding For Vessel, Pipeline, Barge and Rail in Task Force Jurisdictions 2016 pdf, 208k
West Coast Oil Spill Financial Responsibility Requirements Table Revised 2016 pdf, 276k
West Coast Oil Spill Financial Responsibility Requirements Table Original 2009 pdf, 64k
The Pacific States/BC Oil Spill Task Force Data Dictionary Revised 2012 pdf, 393k
Facility And Vessel C-Plan Table 2009 pdf, 840k
Summary Notes, Places Of Refuge Workshop For Pacific Area Contingency Planners 2007 pdf, 164k
Pipeline Definitions 2006 pdf, 110k
West Coast Oil Transfer Regulations Table 2005 pdf, 129k
Area Plan Annex for Places of Refuge 2004 pdf, 187k
Recommended Contingency Plan Elements 2003 pdf, 212k
     
Best Industry Practices for Vessels and Tank Barges 2003 pdf, 120k
Status Review of Alternative Response Technology Policies and Issues 1997 pdf, 516k