Refine Search

Girl Scouts take on science

...going through the various crafts of her daughters she had kept over the years.Roslyn Lack, member services and program specialist for Girl Scouts of Alaska, said finding a variety of female community members involved in the sciences is an integral...
Nikiski waste site permitting stalled

...financing of the site, among other issues, before it makes a decision, said Nathaniel Emery, an environmental program specialist with DEC. Those questions and concerns were submitted in a June 21 letter from Emery to the company and had not...
Other reasons for bacteria in the water

...again for the higher levels of bacteria, (enterococci and fecal coliform), by Tim Stevens, ADEC environmental program specialist. This guy is the expert and he even admits that not only does he not know why these levels are so high, nor does...
ADEC: Bacteria levels potentially higher than expected at Kenai River mouth

...levels of bacteria than the past three years the study has been conducted, said Tim Stevens, ADEC environmental program specialist for the division of water. "We're kind of scratching our heads, asking ourselves what's different than past...
Nikiski monofill permit issuance imminent

...but when it emerges it will likely allow AIMM to build and operate the storage site. Nate Emery, Environmental Program Specialist at the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation said that the work of the legal review is to ensure that...
DEC eyes Nikiski monofill closure finances

...if they are bidding a project for the state to come in and finish this.'"Nathaniel Emery, an environmental program specialist with DEC, said the agency does not have any regulatory reason to not permit the site. However, if AIMM can't...
City Manager: Kenai's new well nearly online

...Elementary, North Stare Elementary, Sterling Elementary and the Kenai LNG Plant, said Jamie Bjorkman, environmental program specialist for ADEC.Now the city will "mothball" the two wells, Wedemeyer said. Workers will remove sections of pipe...
Kenai to ban dipnet fish waste from beaches

...bacteria that builds up in the water, said Tim Stevens, Department of Environmental Conservation environmental program specialist for the division of water.Stevens said the majority of the bacteria found in the water likely comes from bird...
Kenai closes on a clean dipnet season

...dipnet fishery, this year's averaged bacterial levels were the lowest, said Tim Stevens, ADEC environmental program specialist for the division of water. Stevens said Kenai's decree to dump fish waste at the fishery's low tide line likely...
State issues Nikiski monofill permit

...installed at the site last month, according to DEC's contaminated sites database. Nate Emory, ADEC Environmental Program Specialist, was not available over the weekend, but previously noted that the state is not in the business of land use decision-making...


  • 150 Trading Bay Rd, Kenai, AK 99611
  • Switchboard: 907-283-7551
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-283-3584
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Business Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-335-1257
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback