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Water rights dispute generates thousands of comments

...salmon conservation group Chuitna Citizens Coalition passed an important milestone...The application by the Chuitna Citizens Coalition, however, has two unique...salmon-spawning waters, the Chuitna Citizens Coalition in 2009 filed three applications...
Submit your comment: Wild salmon or coal?

...and Mar. 10, the Alaska Department of Natural Resources (DNR) will accept comments from the public about Chuitna Citizens Coalition's applications for Water Reservations for Middle Creek. Middle Creek is an important salmon spawning tributary...
In-stream flow reservation for Chuitna's Middle Creek open to comment

...and habitat protection - as in the case of Chuitna Citizens' Coalition, which hopes to protect Middle Creek's salmon...instigation of a state court after a lawsuit by the Chuitna Citizens' Coalition regarding DNR's inaction since their 2009...
Chuitna documentary to premier February 3

...from the Chuitna River tributary Middle Creek.Heilman is a founding member and current president of the Chuitna Citizens Coalition, a group that in 2009 filed three applications with ADNR for instream flow reservations of the water of Middle...
DNR ordered to rule on Chuitna applications

...water reservation applications filed by the Chuitna Citizens Coalition.The coalition applied for three instream flow...years of inactivity on the applications, the Chuitna Citizens Coalition and environmental advocator group Cook Inletkeeper...
Who wants coal for Christmas?

...producing tributary of the Chuitna doesn't meet that definition, nothing does. A petition has been filed by the Chuitna citizens coalition ( and DNR will be holding a hearing to address the public's concerns at the Challenger...
Chuitna could be boon for borough: Coal mine developers still have environmental challenges to address

...project's realization is the Lands Unsuitable for Mining Petition, which was submitted in January of 2010 by the Chuitna Citizens Coalition and Cook Inletkeeper. Those groups seeks to protect the Cook Inlet and its surrounding communities from the...
Permitting bill hits bump in Senate

...can't issue another water right or authorization before it decides whether to grant a water reservation.The Chuitna Citizens Coalition, which according to court records applied for a water reservation in 2009, appealed a decision by the Department...
Lawsuit filed over Chuitna permits

The Chuitna Citizens Coalition and Cook Inletkeeper have filed a lawsuit against the state...issued the water rights requested by Cook Inletkeeper and Chuitna Citizens Coalition, those rights would not necessarily have prevented the temporary...
Coal project draws fire: Outspoken crowd critical of Chuitna mining plan

...the Chuitna Watershed unsuitable for surface coal mining. The petition, submitted in January of 2010 by the Chuitna Citizens Coalition and Cook Inletkeeper, seeks to protect the Cook Inlet and its surrounding communities -- such as Beluga and...


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