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2 wildfires in Alaska threaten homes, force evacuations of Sterling, but by early evening it had expanded to 640 acres was threatening some 200 homes.Alaska Department of Natural Resources said in a news release that the "explosive wildland fire on the Kenai Peninsula forced the evacuation...
State calls for appeals against Vallenar Bay timber sale

KETCHIKAN - Appeals for Alaska Department of Natural Resources' Division of Forestry decision to sell timber from the Vallenar Bay unit of the Southeast State Forest on Gravina Island are due...
State recorder plans closures in Kodiak, 5 other towns

...recording districts. The districts are served by 11 offices, which will be decreased to five offices.Alaska Department of Natural Resources spokeswoman Elizabeth Bluemink said the department faces a net loss of 81 positions.She said six of...
State | AK legislature
Celebrating clean water

You'd be hard-pressed to find a Southeast Alaskan that doesn't love salmon, or a salmon that doesn't need clean water.
Mack: Safety before profits, when it comes to transboundary mines

...headwaters of several rivers - the Stikine, the Unuk and the Taku - that flow from Canada into Alaska. The Alaska Department of Natural Resources has been in communication with the B.C. Environmental Assessment Office and officials, and offers...
Department approves temporary royalty relief for Caelus

JUNEAU - The Alaska Department of Natural Resources has approved temporary royalty relief for five North Slope leases that it said could not economically be developed otherwise...
Sating Southeast's 'timber famine'

The House Resources committee heard and held a bill that would give the Alaska Department of Natural Resources more latitude to fill the timber supply gap left by the federal government.Southeast Alaska's timber industry - once an economic...
State | Local | AK legislature
USFWS: ANWR wilderness announcement was years in making a surprise to Alaskans, a U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service director said.Since 2011, both the Alaska Department of Natural Resources and the Department of Fish and Game have had five representatives on the core team that developed the...
State | AK legislature
My Turn: B.C. mining minister gives false assurances

...Bennett's Liberal Party was elected.A recent Alaska Journal of Commerce article featured Bennett and Alaska Department of Natural Resources large mine coordinator Kyle Moselle praising what they claim is a strong, but quiet relationship. This...
Alaska, B.C. say they cooperate quietly on transboundary mine issues the issue of mines in transboundary watersheds.Kyle Moselle, a large project coordinator for the Alaska Department of Natural Resources, said the Large Mine Permitting Team, or LMPT, system used by the state to coordinate the permitting...
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