Little oil, no impact: Officials say Auke Bay unfazed by Feb. 22 spill

...22. The Coast Guard received a report of the spill at 8 p.m. that day.Coast Guard and Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation responders estimated the spill area was 500 feet by 1,000 feet and placed booms to keep the sheen from...
Around town for Monday, March 23

...Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free.Special Forest-Fisheries Forum, 1:30 p.m.-5 p.m., Department of Environmental Conservation 2nd floor conference room, 410 Willoughby Ave. UAS Faculty Candidate Seminar, 1:45 p.m.-2...
Permanent Fund Corporation not immune to DST impact

...impact.Most other state agencies said passing the bill wouldn't change a thing for them, but the Department of Environmental Conservation, the Department of Natural Resources and the University of Alaska system reported they were also concerned...
State | AK legislature
Reinbold booted from caucus

...and in a crisis I really wasn't interested in that."Reinbold sits on Finance subcommittees for the Department of Environmental Conservation and the Alaska Court System, both chaired by Rep. Cathy Munoz, R-Juneau, and on the Department...
State | AK legislature
As Legislature enters the second half, here's a one-sentence guide to all 212 bills on its agenda

...SB56Allows municipalities to set up loan programs for energy efficiency improvements. SB57Requires the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation to seek a waiver from a new EPA rule regulating pollution from power generators. SB58Drivers for Uber...
State | AK legislature
Officials expect minimal damage from Auke Bay oil spill

...damage has been found. The Coast Guard wrote in a press release Tuesday that officials from the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation and the Coast Guard are investigating the approximately 50-100 gallons of oil spilled into the water...
Board of Forestry to meet March 23-24

...Endangered Species Act, and other business.Both events will be in the 2nd floor conference room of the Department of Environmental Conservation, located at 410 Willoughby Ave. in Juneau. Public comment is scheduled for Tuesday, March 24 at 1...
Responders address cleanup of North Slope spill

...other fluids from a pipeline leak at a Hillcorp Alaska production site on the North Slope.The Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation says responders were able to reach the site at about 6 a.m. Sunday after severe blizzard conditions...
Bush Caucus hears need for water, sewer work in rural Alaska

...projects, as well as needed upgrades and maintenance for existing systems, said Bill Griffith of the state Department of Environmental Conservation's Village Safe Water program.Funding for such projects has leveled off at just above $60 million...
State | AK legislature
Agencies respond to Auke Bay oil spill

...The spill was reported around 7:30 p.m. Sunday. Responders from the Coast Guard and the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation arrived on scene Sunday night and estimated a spill area of approximately 500 feet by 1,000 feet...


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