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Draft EIS nearly ready for Donlin, in the works for Chuitna

...however, when the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers took over as lead agency on a new EIS effort, replacing the Environmental Protection Agency.That was in the ninth year of planning under the revamped development plan, Graham said, and it also...
Pebble mine battle moves to Capitol Hill

...from former Maine senator and Defense Secretary William Cohen, whose recently published report about the Environmental Protection Agency's involvement in the matter has once again made Pebble a topic of national debate.Published Oct. 6...
EPA fines broadcaster for filling wetlands

A broadcasting company with a facility near Ninilchik has been fined $30,000 by the Environmental Protection Agency for illegally filling wetlands with gravel and dredged material. The EPA issued the fine to Aurora Communications International...
What others say: Alaskans embrace government 'overreach' on Denali

...overreach could have been issued by any member of Alaska's all-Republican delegation whether it is new Environmental Protection Agency regulations or Obama's unilateral decision earlier this year to begin managing the Arctic National Wildlife...
Renowned agrarian comes to Kenai systems through the mutual aid and organization of producers, Fleming said. According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, there are roughly 2.10 million farms operating on 914 million total acres of farmland on which produce...
Obama visit to Arctic spotlights tough life in Alaska the soil quickly erodes. Some 100,000 Alaskans live in areas vulnerable to melting permafrost, the Environmental Protection Agency estimates. And in coastal Alaska, sea ice that once offered critical protection is melting, exposing coastlines...
Injunction against federal water rule may expand

...temporary injunction last week that was requested by North Dakota and 12 other states to stop the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Army Corps of Engineers from regulating some small streams, tributaries and wetlands under the Clean...
On the Gold King Mine spill

...crisscross the mountains above the town, and contaminated water drainage has been a problem for decades. The Environmental Protection Agency, in its attempts to carry out the mitigation and remediation protocol outlined by the Animas River Stakeholders...
Alaska not included in new federal emission-cutting rule

...included in a new federal rule aimed at reducing greenhouse gas emissions from power plants.The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said it didn't have the information needed to determine the best system of emission reduction in Alaska...
Senators using budget to put heat on administration, EPA

...environmental policies of the EPA under the Obama administration.The battle in recent days has been over the Environmental Protection Agency's rule known as the Waters of the U.S., that would delineate which water bodies the agency has jurisdiction...


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