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Fire spreads in Sterling

...wildfire evacuation preparation, visit http://www.ready.gov/wildfires For fire updates, visit akfireinfo.com or Alaska DNR- Division of Forestry (DOF) The Office of Emergency Management call center is 907-714-2495. www.facebook.com/kenai...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-15/fire-spreads-in-sterling
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Water belongs to all Alaskans

...a precedent-setting decision. Should DNR allow local Alaskans to reserve water in...the west side of Cook Inlet? Or, should DNR give 100 percent of the water to PacRim...residents and devastate a rich fishery. Contact DNR (kimberly.sager@alaska.gov, 907-269-8904...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2015-04-08/water-belongs-to-all-alas
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Fishermen should have priority with DNR

...Under former Commissioner Dan Sullivan, DNR worked hard to help PacRim develop Chuitna...for $1 million. As the court found, DNR has a statutory responsibility to process...conditions of permits they already had. DNR and Dan Sullivan produced fancy presentations...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2013-11-07/fishermen-should-have-pri
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Time to weigh in on salmon vs. coal

...River (yikes!). I, personally, will be submitting my comments to kimberly.sager@alaska.gov and will be asking the DNR and Gov. Walker to protect water in streams for salmon. Fish are, after all, practically a voting constituency in the state...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2015-02-27/time-to-weigh-in-on-salmo
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Water rights dispute generates thousands of comments

...PacRim Coal Company has also applied to DNR for rights to water in the same region as...the area's water will be adjudicated by DNR after the Chuitna application. Schade said...First produced many of the comments given to DNR. According to an April 7 Chuitna Citizens...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-04-11/water-rights-dispute-generates-thous
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Seventh street structure on hold

...Water Use Act permit is required for the project through DNR. Last month, DNR solicited reviews of the project from several agencies...Borough requested an extension of the review period from DNR in order to get public comments on the project. Dozens...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-04-28/seventh-street-structure-on-hold
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Chuitna River should not be sacrificed for coal mine

...salmon? By polluting our air? Will it help Alaska remain the happiest state? Submit your comment to keep water in the Chuitna by emailing DNR (kimberly.sager@alaska.net) and Gov. Bill Walker (bill.walker@alaska.gov) by April 9.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2015-04-08/chuitna-river-should-not-
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DNR ordered to rule on Chuitna applications

...Inletkeeper filed a joint lawsuit against DNR in November 2011.Third District Judge Mark Rindner wrote in his ruling that "DNR has unreasonably withheld agency action...He added the court could only require DNR action on the applications if the agency...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-10-28/dnr-ordered-to-rule-on-chuitna-appli
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Sullivan's leadership in DNR came at expense of Alaskans

...intensive development. He also led the charge on HB 77, and the controversial provision allowing DNR to ignore every other fish habitat law on the books so DNR could issue sweeping general permits for a variety of activities that would impact salmon streams...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2014-06-13/sullivans-leadership-in-d
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Flood mitigation project under review

...don't have unintended consequences," said DNR Water Resources Section Chief Dave Schade...statute, authorization is required through DNR because the project will be moving surface...falls under the Alaska Water Use Act, and DNR is responsible for managing the usage of...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-04-02/flood-mitigation-project-under-revie
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