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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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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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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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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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K-Beach flood project up for public comment

...a temporary water use permit through the DNR, said mitigation project President and...temporary water use application through DNR to determine if authorization would be required...the Alaska Water Use Act, according to DNR's Mining, Land and Water department...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-03-31-0
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Public comment open for K-Beach flooding project

...a temporary water use permit through the DNR, said mitigation project President and...temporary water use application through DNR to determine if authorization would be required...the Alaska Water Use Act, according to DNR's Mining, Land and Water department...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-03-31/public-comment-open-for-k-beach-floo
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In-stream flow reservation for Chuitna's Middle Creek open to comment

...reservation via email, fax, or in person at DNR's Anchorage office. The comment period is part of the adjudication process that DNR began in 2013 at the instigation of a state...the Chuitna Citizens' Coalition regarding DNR's inaction since their 2009 application...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-02-26/in-stream-flow-reservation-for-chuit
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Submit your comment: Wild salmon or coal?

...23 and Mar. 10, the Alaska Department of Natural Resources (DNR) will accept comments from the public about Chuitna Citizens...and I hope that you will join me in asking Gov. Walker and DNR to protect water in streams for salmon and reject coal strip...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2015-02-26/submit-your-comment-wild-
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