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My Turn: EPA is at it again

...Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers are proposing a rule that will greatly expand the...It would provide relief by sending the EPA and Corps of Engineers back to the drawing board on its problematic Waters...
Misunderstood whale tackled at chamber luncheon

...modest fill" and the seawalk would meander through the tidelands, along a man-made causeway that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers agreed would provide "environmental lift," actually improving the habitat for fish and birds in the area. Additionally...
Honoring Alaska's WWII history

...woman in New York whose father served in the Army Corps of Engineers in Yakutat tracked Miller down when she was cleaning...of Environmental Conservation, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will soon address most of the sites in Yakutat...
Corps of Engineers advances Arctic port study

ANCHORAGE - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is preparing to recommend a configuration of port...process we're in right now is to get our U.S. Army Corps of Engineers headquarters to agree to a tentatively selected plan...
Corps of Engineers projects increase spending in Alaska

...Timothy Gallagher, commander of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' Alaska district. "The program that the corps...Conference in Anchorage. For the last 10 years, the corps of engineers has awarded an average of $200 million to private...
Kenai applies to build road leading to mouth of Kenai River of the Kenai River mouth for fishermen seeking salmon with dipnets.The city is seeking a permit from the Army Corps of Engineers for a 1,500-foot gravel road through city-owned wetland to the river beach, the Peninsula Clarion reported...
Federal water rules draw opposition, support

...EPA even to dig ditches in their own backyard," he said.EPA officials say the rules, worked out with the Army Corps of Engineers, do not protect waters not already covered under the Clean Water Act of 1972.Brian Litmans, senior staff attorney...
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Corps of Engineers projects quietly fuel Alaska economy

...sites to the building of new harbors. Yet the Army Corps of Engineers' projects here are obscure to many Alaskans, economists...benefiting too, he said. So what is the recent trend in Corps of Engineers spending? On one hand, its budget for Alaska projects...
EPA: Reevaluate Kensington mine alternative

...Inc. has asked the U.S. Corps of Engineers to hurry and reissue its permit...water coming out. Though the Corps of Engineers issued a permit in 2005, the...option for the mine, citing the Corps of Engineers' analysis. That's important...
Corps OKs Kensington permit

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers reissued a permit Friday to...Berners Bay, but we're glad the Corps of Engineers made its decision quickly...regulatory division chief with the Corps of Engineers' Alaska district. Construction...


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