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Opinion: Alaska's environmental standards aren't the best in the world

...Restoration Division and the state had a robust coastal management program. Now this claim just simply gets said because...role of municipalities and districts in the Alaska Coastal Management Program (ACMP). What Gov. Murkowski started...
My Turn: Striking the Right Balance: House Bill 77

...the latest effort to silence Alaskans. In 2011, the administration was instrumental in terminating the state's coastal management program, removing the main body of law that gave local communities a significant role in resource development decisions...
Coastal Management's benefits to industry, environment touted

...without renewing the state's Coastal Management program got a clear day show. To some, the Coastal Management program's 33 federally-funded...the most important part of Coastal Management is the tough oil spill prevention...
Begich warns loss of Coastal Management Program could harm chances for arctic oil exploration

...that if they let the state's Coastal Management program die at the end of the...the consequences of letting Coastal Management expire. "Their inaction on...Authorization for the state's Coastal Management program expires at the end...
Coastal management program to end in six weeks

...reasonable employment outside coastal management," said Randy Bates, the division's director. Of Coastal Management's 33 employees, 22 are based...The impact of the end of the Coastal Management program could also be felt...
Legislators expect to see Coastal Management issue again

Alaska's Coastal Management program officially ends today after...those who supports bringing back Coastal Management.She is "committed to continue...Representatives vote on a modified Coastal Management program.Legislators said they...
Legislature misses initiative hearing timeline

...introduced under the new law sought to re-establish a coastal management program in Alaska. The program had lapsed in 2011...lawmakers to save it.Supporters of the proposed coastal management initiative turned in the signatures they had gathered...
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Coastal management backers, foes present well-honed arguments

...Measure 2 establishing an Alaska Coastal Management Program, with both sides block development. The Coastal Management initiative is the first since...Botelho said the state needs a Coastal Management program, and the voters needed...
Chenault: 'Voters have spoken' on coastal management

...would have resurrected the coastal management program, in last August's...wasn't really restoring the coastal management program." The ex-commissioner...2011 attempt to push back the coastal management program's termination, as...
Coastal Management ballot measure gets a foe

...has formed to challenge the Coastal Management ballot measure, and make sure...generally supported having a Coastal Management program, just not the overly...the initiative to restore the Coastal Management program allows Alaskans to...


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