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Corps files proposal to justify CD-5 permit

...working on permits for the project and a draft supplemental environmental impact statement is expected this fall from the U.S. Bureau of Land Management, which administers the federally-owned NPR-A.Trustees for Alaska, in its original lawsuit...
Kenai ditches $20 library card fee for outside city residents effect on June 1.A proposed increase of 3.5 percent for landing fees and terminal area lease rates, based on U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Consumer Price Index. In a memo to administration, Airport Manager Mary Bondurant said the city...
BP to sell four smaller North Slope fields, retain ownership of Prudhoe

...project," she said in the statement. BP also expects to submit a development schedule for the Liberty field to the U.S. Bureau of Offshore Energy Management by the end of 2014, the announcement said. BP said it remains committed to its plans...
Alaska adds jobs in 2013, expects growth in 2014 that Alaska is the only state that lost jobs in 2013 - a claim that warrants a clarification with facts. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics numbers used in the article are suspect because they are preliminary and have been subject to very...
Democrats offer education legislation

...budgetary requirements.The bill also requires the amount for the BSA to be tied to inflation rates provided by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.The package compares with an omnibus education bill from Gov. Sean Parnell that borrows some...
Shell looks for silver linings in decision to cancel 2014 drill season

...focused amount of work to bolster the EIS."Slaiby wouldn't speculate in the interview on the mechanics of how the U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, or BOEM, would remedy the defeat. BOEM is the Interior Department agency that manages...

...advantage of the program.The bill would also permanently restore authorization for the U.S. Forest Service and the U.S. Bureau of Land Management to offer stewardship contracts, which are used to reduce wildfire danger, restore forest health...
Drowned polar bear scientist gets $100,000 settlement

...general's investigation into a polar bear research contract he managed while working with what is now known as the U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, or BOEM. An Interior Department employee had alleged Monnett wrongfully released government...
Heli-ski operator: Land encroachments 'minor' statement said the intent of the plea agreement is to ensure payment of fees that would have been paid to the U.S. Bureau of Land Management for recreational access by SEABA onto BLM property. According to the bill of information, had...
More questions than answers for oil and gas in 2014

...Year's Eve Gulf of Alaska storm, have dogged Shell's efforts.Shell has filed an exploration plan for 2014 with the U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, or BOEM, that lays out a strengthened program for renewed drilling in the Chukchi Sea...


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