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An Outdoor View: Tourist trap

...blinders to not see what has happened. It's easiest to blame the guides, but I blame State Parks and the Department of Natural Resources for letting guiding and other commercial uses impact the Kenai River as much as they have. Guide numbers...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-07-02/an-outdoor-view-tourist-trap
Outdoors
Area fires cool off, burn bans lifted

...Valley and several game management units throughout Alaska.According to a press release from the Alaska Department of Natural Resources, the ban is being lifted on "state, private and municipal lands." The closure has not been lifted in...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-30/area-fires-cool-off-burn-bans-lifted
News
Skilak Lake Loop Road reopened

...burn closure has been lifted for the majority of the state, according to a press release from the Alaska Department of Natural Resources. According to the release, the ban is being lifted on "state, private and municipal lands" in the Kenai...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-28/firefighting-efforts-wind-down-on-ca
News
Still too dry: Burn ban remains in effect

...Local fire departments have been responding to illegal fires since a burn closure was issued by the Alaska Department of Natural Resources on June 17. Troopers have responded to several calls to put out illegal fires. Kenai Fire Chief Jeff Tucker...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-29/despite-rain-burn-ban-remains-in-eff
News
Group declares partial victory over elodea

...Lower 48 and South America. Before the Alaska Department of Natural Resources quarantined elodea in March 2014, it was...agricultural pest coordinator at the Alaska Department of Natural Resources' Plant Materials Center. "When it fills...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-13/a-partial-victory-over-elodea
News
Burn bans issued as government, utility providers respond to fire risk

...suspension on the Kenai Peninsula Monday. Kenai and Soldotna followed suit by Wednesday morning. The Alaska Department of Natural Resources also enacted a burning suspension Wednesday evening, including all cooking, warming, signaling fires or...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-17/city-government-utility-providers-re
News
Resource committees hold hearing on peninsula

...Steve Butt II) AK LNG Fiscal Team Update III) AK LNG Update on Third Party Report and State Involvement with Department of Natural Resources and Department of Revenue Designees IV) AK LNG Update on Impacts to the Kenai Peninsula Borough with Larry...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-15/resource-committees-hold-hearing-on-
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[Update] Rehabilitation to start on Card Street fire

...However, the Alaska Department of Natural Resources released a statement...release from the Alaska Department of Natural Resources. Wednesday, 2 p.m...Alexandrou said. A Department of Natural Resources Type 2 team between 25...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-16/update-card-street-fire-crews-reach-
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Facing disaster, community pulls together

...campfires. On the Chugach National Forest, even smoking is restricted. Under the burn ban enacted by the Alaska Department of Natural Resources on Wednesday, only gas grills, backpacking or camp stoves using fuel or compressed canisters which can be...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-06-18/facing-disaster-community-pulls-t
Opinion
Card Street Fire advances during second day of blaze

...the Sockeye Fire in the Susitna Valley, he said. An Overhead team, or Type 2 crew, from the Washington Department of Natural Resources, will add another 25 to 35 pairs of hands to the effort by Thursday, Harrel said. Crews from Outside need...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-16/card-street-fire-advances-through-ou
News

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