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Cook Inlet Harbor Safety Committee prepares to seek members

The Cook Inlet Harbor Safety Committee, a nascent non-profit group intended to foster collaboration on safety issues in Cook Inlet waterways, is drafting a charter and preparing to solicit members in preparation for a first meeting planned in June.
"Scannin" Salmon App!" Wins 25th Anniversary Caring for the Kenai Competition

Keira Stroh of Kenai Central High School (KCHS) made her place in history as the 25th 1st Place winner of the Caring for the Kenai environmental competition.
Voices of Alaska: Many contribute to wood bison project

The Alaska Department of Fish and Game's reintroduction of wood bison to the Lower Innoko/Yukon Rivers area has made the news lately.
Sale of rodent pellets banned

Rodents in Alaska have a few less things to worry about - 12 to be exact. The Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation has prohibited the sale of 12 variations of d-CON brand rodenticide pellets.The products do not...
Flood mitigation project under review

The fate of the proposed Seventh Street Storm Water Conveyance Structure is still under review.
Nikiski water study finds two aquifers

...and to the east by the western property line of the AIMM Technologies monofill site. According to Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation records there are 13 contaminated sites within the study area - though the majority of them have...
Results of Nikiski groundwater study to be released

A series of underground maps designed to give researchers a picture of groundwater depth and flow direction in central Nikiski have been completed.
Drilling mud spill slows traffic on Spur Highway in Nikiski

...phase." Anderson said that the mud came from natural gas drilling sites and is not hazardous. Alaska Department of Environmental conservation program specialist Don Fritz echoed Anderson's assertion that the waste was non-hazardous and...
All pratices should be best practices

...clean up.While dumping the cement mixture on its own property was not illegal, officials with the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation have told the Clarion that it certainly is not a best practice. Making the situation worse, when...
Voices of Alaska: Cook Inlet would benefit from a Harbor Safety Committee - here's why

...CIRA). Coast Guard Sector Anchorage, the Cook Inlet Regional Citizens Advisory Council and the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation comprised a management team that led the Cook Inlet Risk Assessment (CIRA) effort. The Management...


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