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What's at stake: The debate over Arctic drilling

...this ended April 30.Shell also is awaiting a drilling permit from the federal Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement and authorizations related to wastewater discharge from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, among others.
Judge allows for subpoena in Pebble lawsuit

...Pebble Mine can serve a subpoena on an Internet services provider to preserve emails from a former U.S. Environmental Protection Agency employee and an attorney who has represented Pebble critics.Attorneys for the Pebble Limited Partnership...
Sen. Sullivan talks federal regulations, military presence

...for Sullivan, a Republican who won election last November.Sullivan said his efforts to limit the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency include support for a bill that provides fishing vessels with an exemption to certain discharge regulations...
Longtime Kenai River habitat advocate applies for Board of Fisheries seat

...with the Board of Fisheries was over the Kenai River's hydrocarbon issues. The river was placed on the Environmental Protection Agency's list of impaired water bodies in 2006 due to excessive hydrocarbon levels in July. The Kenai Watershed...
Judge clarifies order in Pebble Mine case

JUNEAU - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, while a lawsuit is pending, must stop all work related to a process that could restrict or prohibit development of the Pebble...
Federal coordinator weighs in on AK LNG

...issues need to be covered in this EIS so that Fish and Wildlife Service, National Marine Fisheries, the Environmental Protection Agency, Bureau of Land Management, can all rely on that environmental review. So, they're talking among themselves...
Sullivan sworn in as new U.S. senator

...include moving the economy ahead through less regulation. He said he doesn't think agencies like the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers are challenged enough in their issuance of regulations, and he plans...
EPA fishing vessel discharge exemption still in limbo

The fishing vessel exemption to existing Environmental Protection Agency vessel discharge regulations regarding is due to expire in December, and Alaska's senators are supporting differing solutions...
Pike killing project approved for the Soldotna Creek drainage

...Dunker. There are no human health concerns at the concentrations Fish and Game would use, according to Environmental Protection Agency data. It was commonly used in Alaska to prepare lakes for stocking in the 1960s and 1970s, and more recently...
Study finds lack of marine LNG infrastructure, regulations

...come as large vessel operators attempt to comply with tougher near-shore emissions regulations from the Environmental Protection Agency known as the Emission Control Area, or ECA.Enacted by the U.S. and Canada in 2012 within the structure...


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