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Kenai Peninsula tackling invasive plant problem

...are undergoing treatment.The Fish and Wildlife Service can treat the lakes once the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation issues a permit, which can take up to 100 days.The lengthy process is partly due to the department being...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-11-17/kenai-peninsula-tackling-invasive-plant
State
Saving Jordan Creek

...health; it's been on the Department of Environmental Conservation's impaired water body list since 1998. And...Clean Water Action grant at the Department of Environmental Conservation, as well as the National Fish and Wildlife...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-11-13/saving-jordan-creek
Outdoors
DEC alleges cruise lines broke rules

...Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation is alleging that several...Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation issued Notices of Violations...Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation issued Notices of Violation...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-08-10/dec-alleges-cruise-lines-broke-rules
State
EPA asks Alaska to cut carbon emissions 26 percent

...its effects, according to a Department of Environmental Conservation Commissioner spokesman.The Obama administration...Spokesman Ty Keltner said Department of Environmental Conservation Larry Hartig would take a few days to review...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-06-03/epa-asks-alaska-cut-carbon-emissions-26
State
My Turn: Clarifying air quality

...issue despite the thousands of port calls made by cruise vessels in Alaska each year.Alaska's Department of Environmental Conservation recently issued 18 notices of violation to cruise companies for potentially violating smoke opacity guidelines...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-08-19/my-turn-clarifying-air-quality
Opinion
Sunken tug carried up to 250 gallons of fuel

...evaluate and remove pollution sources aboard the tug," read a USCG situation report. The Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation is monitoring the vessel and nearby areas for pollution. A time line has not been set as to when the Challenger...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-09-16/sunken-tug-carried-250-gallons-fuel
Local
Correction: Department of Environmental Conservation

A story on page A3 of Thursday's Empire regarding a Department of Environmental Conservation brownfields team award incorrectly named one of the team members as former staffer Deb Jackson. The former staff member recipient was Deborah Williams.

http://juneauempire.com/local/2011-09-25
Local
Southeast groups awarded $103K for clean water projects

...projects statewide, according to a Sunday news release.The ACWA partnered with the state's Department of Environmental Conservation, Department of Fish and Game, and the Department of Natural Resources in awarding the grants."This grant...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-08-12/southeast-groups-awarded-103k-clean-wat
Local
DEC reveals extent of cruise pollution

...exhaust could be seen floating into the air. That hasn't always been the case, the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation alleges.Between the start of 2010 and the end of 2014, the Norwegian Jewel allegedly violated the state's...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-08-12/dec-reveals-extent-cruise-pollution
State | Local
Fuel from sunken vessel removed

...contain fluids that might have escaped, according to the U.S. Coast Guard. The Coast Guard and Department of Environmental Conservation will continue monitoring for environmental impacts. Coast Guard Sector Juneau dedicated $50,000 from its...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-09-18/fuel-sunken-vessel-removed
Local

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