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Emergency effort begins to kill invasive plant

...fast as we possibly could," said Alaska Department of Natural Resources invasive weeds and agricultural pest coordinator...getting it early in the infestation."The Department of Natural Resources is going to use hose systems aboard boats...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-07-24/emergency-effort-begins-kill-invasive-p
State
Local mining initiative not viable

...its decision, the Supreme Court found the initiative impedes implementation of state law putting Alaska's Department of Natural Resources in charge of matters affecting the exploration, development and mining of state mineral resources because...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-07-20/local-mining-initiative-not-viable
Local
State charges two with starting wildfire

...and Amy Dewitt, 42, were charged Monday in Palmer District Court, according to an email from the Alaska Department of Natural Resources. The Division of Forestry and State Fire Marshal's Office investigated the case that led to Monday's...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-07-14/state-charges-two-starting-wildfire
State
Alaska high court: Local mining initiative unenforceable

...its decision, the Supreme Court found the initiative impedes implementation of state law putting Alaska's Department of Natural Resources in charge of matters affecting the exploration, development and mining of state mineral resources because...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-07-17/alaska-high-court-local-mining-initiati
State
Sating Southeast's 'timber famine'

...and held a bill that would give the Alaska Department of Natural Resources more latitude to fill the timber supply gap...before a final court decision.For years, the Department of Natural Resources has been providing small timber sales to mills...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-02-15/sating-southeasts-timber-famine
State | Local | AK legislature
State land auction is biggest in 20 years

...government $2.6 million, the most of any land auction in 20 years, according to an email from the Alaska Department of Natural Resources.Several times each year, the state auctions undeveloped parcels to Alaska residents. This year, in the...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-07-17/state-land-auction-biggest-20-years
State
Proposed coal mine development draws water rights debate

...The group's applications stalled at the Department of Natural Resources until a Superior Court decision in 2013 compelled the agency to move them forward.Department of Natural Resources Chief of Water Resources David Schade is considering...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-06-22/proposed-coal-mine-development-draws-wa
State
2 wildfires in Alaska threaten homes, force evacuations

...community 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 of...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-06-16/willow-wildfire-quickly-grows
State
Artist-In-Residence program underway at Ernest Gruening State Historical Park

Anchorage ? The Department of Natural Resources is hosting its first resident artist as part of the Alaska State Parks Artist-In-Residence Pilot Program based at Ernest Gruening...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-06-24/artist-residence-program-underway-ernest-
Art
Bob Swenson appointed DNR Deputy Commissioner

The Department of Natural Resources announced that Bob Swenson, the leader of the Division...to become deputy director of geologic research for the Department of Natural Resources, and in 2005 he became the Alaska State Geologist and...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-11-22/bob-swenson-appointed-dnr-deputy-commis
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