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Governor to review Division of Habitat

JUNEAU - Gov. Sarah Palin will decide whether to restore the Division of Habitat to the Department of Fish and Game following a review of the program, Palin's legislative liaison said on Monday. Sound off...
Empire editorial: Department shuffle comes down to protecting wildlife

The debate over what to do with the state's Division of Habitat is not about shuffling bureaucrats and cubicles. Sound off on the important issues at It's about restoring one of the state's...
The right move

...having for the past decade. It has been no secret the division of Habitat was where a permit for a project could be held up...Gov. Murkowski's decision to move the permitting division of Habitat to DNR. Some of the names I recognize that are against...
My Turn: Golf course - another final review the request of state agencies, principally the Division of Habitat and Restoration. At the conclusion of these meetings...letter addressed to CBJ, dated Jan. 16, 2003, the Division of Habitat, commenting on revisions to our Corps of Engineers...
A reality check

...administration. This would not have been the case had the Division of Habitat not been stripped of its permitting power. SEACC...power from the Alaska Department of Fish and Game's Division of Habitat and turned it over to the Department of Natural Resources...
State Briefs

...ANCHORAGE - The state director of the National Parks Conservation Association has been chosen to head the state Division of Habitat. William "Chip" Dennerlein, 51, a former state parks director, was picked for the job Tuesday by Gov. Tony...
Rhetorical device devoid of facts

...CBJ planning department, these meetings are being held to resolve the concerns of public agencies, primarily the Division of Habitat of the Department of Fish & Game, and for reasons of efficiency, public testimony has not been solicited. Lagoudakis...
Public Safety mulls agency merger

...mean wildlife protection becomes a secondary function?" Along with Gov. Frank Murkowski's decision to move the Division of Habitat out of the Department of Fish and Game, Grussendorf said, "We're worried about these trends." Rod Arno...
Rep. Bruce Weyhrauch

...administration made the Department of Natural Resources the lead agency for project permitting. They also moved the Division of Habitat over to DNR and made changes to the Coastal Zone Management Program, taking away authority from coastal zone districts...
Defining responsible development in Alaska

...administrations of former Gov. Sarah Palin and Gov. Sean Parnell came next. The Palin administration did restore the Division of Habitat back to Fish and Game, a positive change for responsible development. However, they continued Murkowski's policy...


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