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NOAA gives Kachemak Bay special designation

...already is a state of Alaska critical habitat area and a NOAA National Estuarine Research Reserve under the federal Coastal Zone Management Act. By designating Kachemak Bay a Habitat Focus Area, NOAA also will work more collaboratively with partners...
Pros, cons of new coastal management program debated

...Peninsula residents testified Monday at the first of 10 hearings on a ballot initiative that would re-establish a coastal zone management program in Alaska. Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell, who is overseeing the statewide hearings, granted 15 minutes...
In between casts, time to think about the future

...raise the property tax exemption on a residence from $20,000 to $50,000. Ballot Measure 2 would establish a Coastal Zone Management program. Pay close attention when registering to vote; under Alaska primary rules, only voters registered as...
Coastal management measure debated

...natural resource law and policy attorney, said the coastal zone management program created by Ballot Measure 2 would let...yes,'" she said. Brady argued the idea of coastal zone management is a good one and that what Weissler said the...
Forum quizzes local House candidates

...has to go through a 60-day review process for coastal zone management there's something wrong with that. I don't...well during the first public hearing held for the coastal zone management program on July 3 in Soldotna. Olson said he...
Senate District N - Q and A

...Ballot Measure 2, establishment of a Coastal Management Program? Why? Arness: Clearly the State needs to have a Coastal Zone Management Program. However, I will be voting against the current proposal (Prop 2). I believe that this is one of the...
Ballot props shouldn't become state law

...attention, would establish a new coastal zone management program. While both measures...Proposition 2 would establish a Coastal Zone Management Program. Alaska's previous...with the merits of a good coastal zone management program - in fact, even...
District 30 Q&A: Liz Diament and Paul Seaton

...of disease. 2. Should the Legislature revisit Coastal Zone Management?Diament: Yes. The State of Alaska has given...state. While the people of Alaska voted against a Coastal Zone Management ballot initiative in August, I am optimistic...
Chenault: 'Voters have spoken' on coastal management

Although some legislators remain interested in authorizing a state coastal zone management program, a year and a half after the former program expired amidst disagreement between the House and Senate and five months after...
Coastal plan changes elicit chilly remarks

...proposals for consistency with coastal zone management regulations. Bob Shavelson...state's interpretation of the Coastal Zone Management Act articulated in its various...mandated reform of the coastal zone management program, not abandonment...


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