State launches program to track firewood moisture

...of firewood sold in neighborhoods regularly polluted by wood smoke.Officials from the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation, including state air quality program manager Cindy Heil, met with woodcutters Thursday to explain the program...
Testimony: Alaska air quality proposal falls short

...big, angry turnout last year at a hearing, just 11 people spoke Wednesday before the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation.The agency is developing state regulations to deal with air quality, primarily from wood burning in parts...
Crash will keep musher from 2015 Iditarod

...without serious injuries.Hendrickson on Tuesday night arrived home from her job with the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation and hooked up her team to a four-wheeler for a training run. The temperature was in the mid-20s."It...
Hearings planned on proposed air regulations

...program manager for the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation. "It could be changed."If approved...warnings and litigation.The Department of Environmental Conservation on Monday and Tuesday will host open houses...
Walker asks for 200 employees' resignations

...Parnell administration: the Department of Education and Early Development's Mike Hanley; the Department of Environmental Conservation's Larry Hartig; the Department of Public Safety's Gary Folger; and the Department of Transportation and...
State vague on update for cleaning Fairbanks air

...Star Borough Assembly frustrated.Officials from the state Air Quality Division, part of the Department of Environmental Conservation, briefed assembly members Thursday on what the state is doing to help Fairbanks meet federal air quality standards...
Proposed air quality rules released

...wood logs." Cindy Heil of the Department of Environmental Conservation's Air Quality Division said state tests...heart or lung disease.The Department of Environmental Conservation is taking public testimony on the regulations...
Testing shows no radiation in Cook Inlet, according to a March update on the organization's website. In addition, the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation and Department of Health and Social Services announced in 2014 that the two organizations' tests of Alaska's...
Police & Fire for Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014

...was responsible of disposing the absorbent materials at Hazardous Waste. Report filed with the Department of Environmental Conservation.? At 9:15 a.m. Saturday, CCFR was dispatched to JIA for a report of an aircraft crash. The aircraft...
DOT: Accommodating walk-ons 'unnecessary' 2006 and spurred DOT to draft a new EIS. SEACC has changed its anti-Road message from one focused on environmental conservation to one of fiscal responsibility.Ferry is a wife and mother of three who drives a minivan, the demographic...


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