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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...
K-Beach flood exact cause and fix unknown

...along the east and south borders of the property to divert water. The application was received, on March 3, according to DNR's website, but closed on Tuesday after it was withdrawn. The borough filed an opposition to the permit application and...
Hearing continued for CIRI and Buccaneer

...states Buccaneer is not following commission rules because, according to CIRI there is a pooling requirement.According to DNR's brief, a lessee cannot drain its lessor's land from adjacent property owned by a different lessor. "If it does so...
Lawmakers press DNR's Sullivan on Cook Inlet production

Looking for answers to soothe constituent concerns, lawmakers pressed a top state resource official Wednesday about why there isn't more production of natural gas coming from Cook Inlet despite years of effort and incentives.
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...
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...
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...
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...
Private cave collection a hobby, passion

...conserving caves. "He chose a course of action that some people disagreed with."Ed Quinn, a resource manager in the DNR's Division of Parks and Trails, said his division had no issues with Ackerman nor any plans to pursue any of his caves...
Kasilof River projects continue, funding added

...turned out, to my relief, to have worked out pretty dog-gone well." Lucy Baranko, landscape specialist with the DNR's Division of Parks and Outdoor Recreation, said the state is close to purchasing a piece of property for construction of...


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