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Water rights dispute generates thousands of comments

...which owns the land bordering Middle Creek, as well as leasing rights to nearby coal resources - had issued objections to DNR's adjudication of the instream flow reservation. Schade said he was inclined to allow a hearing for the objections, but...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-04-11/water-rights-dispute-generates-thous
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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...Chuitna Citizens' Coalition regarding DNR's inaction since their 2009 application...October 14 of that year. Dave Schade, DNR's Chief of Water Resources, will decide...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-02-26/in-stream-flow-reservation-for-chuit
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Grant Lake hydroelectric project open to comments

...and Grant Creek water rights from the Alaska Department of Natural Resources. Natural Resources Manager Carl Reese of DNR's Division of Water, who will examine HEA's water rights application, said that he is waiting to see the comments submitted...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-04-04/grant-lake-hydroelectric-project-ope
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Public comment open for K-Beach flooding project

...said. Water rights are considered the legal use of surface or groundwater under the Alaska Water Use Act, according to DNR's Mining, Land and Water department. Gaining water rights would allow a user to divert a specific amount of water from...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-03-31/public-comment-open-for-k-beach-floo
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K-Beach flood project up for public comment

...said. Water rights are considered the legal use of surface or groundwater under the Alaska Water Use Act, according to DNR's Mining, Land and Water department. Gaining water rights would allow a user to divert a specific amount of water from...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-03-31-0
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Will the Legislature protect instream flows?

...don't appear to be on board with DNR's argument that Bill "would help prevent...instream flows in the Chuitna River from DNR's practice of, routinely, giving away...notable, was the Court's rejection of DNR's argument that it didn't have enough...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2013-11-04/will-the-legislature-protect-inst
Opinion
DNR ordered to rule on Chuitna applications

...weeks or months, but cannot excuse DNR's four-year delay," Rindner wrote...application, has disappeared into DNR's files and the state's treasury. There is no excuse for DNR's charging an application fee and then...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-10-28/dnr-ordered-to-rule-on-chuitna-appli
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HB 77 the administration's resource grab

...powers to restrict the public's rights to participate in DNR's permitting process. This bill is being sold as a streamlining...Why is this unrelated item in a bill about streamlining DNR's permitting process? Chikuminuk Lake is about 100 miles...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-12-22/letters-to-the-editor
Letters
Revised HB77 deserves consideration

...oil and gas projects passed the Legislature.However, DNR's efforts through House Bill 77 to increase the efficiency...could trump other agencies in issuing a general permit. n DNR's authority to issue a general permit is limited to activities...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-03-13/revised-hb77-deserves-considerati
Opinion
Voices of Alaska: Permitting process no longer serving public's interest

...outside streambeds, including estuaries, offshore areas and tideflats. Now, fish habitat protection is mostly within DNR's discretion as part of their land use permit.DFG is in the process of changing its special area management plans so that...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-01-07/voices-of-alaska-permitting-proce
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