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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...
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...
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...

...un-permitted, and they disagreed," he said.The district court ruled that the railroad's permit from the Environmental Protection Agency for storm water discharged during industrial activity shielded the railroad and the operator of the coal-loading...
Murkowski gives D.C. update access our resources in a responsible way," she said. The rules and regulations under review by the Environmental Protection Agency could "really taint economic development" for Alaska, she said. However, she said progress has been...
AK Native Tribal Health Consortium gets EPA grant

A grant from the Environmental Protection Agency will enable the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium to study climate change and contaminant shifts in the Bering Strait region...
Tribes seek to intervene in Pebble lawsuit

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) - A consortium of tribes is seeking to intervene in support of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in a lawsuit challenging EPA's authority to potentially block the proposed Pebble Mine. United Tribes...


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