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Tourism expected to hold the line in 2014

...available cruise openings caused by some of the lines adjusting their schedules from last year because of Environmental Protection Agency regulations."When (the cruise companies) were making their decisions for 2014 we still had the cloud...
Rio Tinto to give away Pebble Mine project shares

...region - has faced a series of setbacks by those worried about its environmental repercussions.The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in February announced it was taking the first steps toward restricting or even prohibiting development of...
New projects increase Alaska's biomass use

...a presentation to the state Board of Forestry on the increase of biomass energy use in the state and new Environmental Protection Agency proposals affecting Alaska's biomass boilers. Biomass boilers are built to heat one or more buildings...
Current administration consistently denies Freedom of Information Act requests

...nearly all those. The Agriculture Department's Farm Service Agency cited national security six times, the Environmental Protection Agency did twice and the National Park Service once. And five years after Obama directed agencies to less frequently...
News pay attention," said Wathen.Regulators and the company deny any such thing occurred, however.The Environmental Protection Agency and the Alabama Department of Environmental Management, which oversaw the cleanup, say more than 10,700...
Kenai pushes to complete well

...determined that the situation presents an emergency threat to the city's water supply." Due to changes in Environmental Protection Agency regulations the past two years, the DEC has requested the City of Kenai keep wells 1 and 3 offline, leaving...
What others say: EPA goes too far on Pebble Mine

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy on Friday did what supporters of the proposed Pebble mine feared she would do: initiate a review process...
EPA starts process that could restrict Pebble Mine

JUNEAU - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced it is taking the first steps toward restricting or even prohibiting development of a massive gold-and-copper prospect...
State AG pushes back on EPA process

JUNEAU - Alaska Attorney General Michael Geraghty is pushing back against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency after it took a step that could ultimately lead it to prohibit or restrict development of a massive gold-and-copper prospect...
DEC says Alaska fish are safe to eat

...British Columbia and federal agencies like the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and the Environmental Protection Agency to determine the safety of Alaska's fish. The Food and Drug Administration says that it hasn't found...


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