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Interior Secretary Ken Salazar to visit

ANCHORAGE - Interior Secretary Ken Salazar will come to Alaska this week to discuss with residents whether or not offshore oil and gas development should be allowed in federal...
Drilling plan may restrict sensitive Arctic Ocean areas

...plan has not been released, we are not in position to comment on the details," he said.Former Interior Secretary Ken Salazar in 2012 said future Alaska offshore lease sales would be "targeted" - areas that had high petroleum potential but...
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Obama withdraws Bristol Bay from offshore drilling and how important they are to the people of Bristol Bay and the nation."Obama and former Interior Secretary Ken Salazar announced in March 2010 that a planned 2011 lease sale in what the Interior Department refers to as the North Aleutian...
Jewell: No decision imminent on road through wildlife refuge

...village corporation.Despite the huge acreage differences, federal authorities, including Jewell's predecessor, Ken Salazar, in February rejected the trade. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service concluded a road could cause irrevocable damage...
Interior Secretary rejects Alaska land swap

...Wildlife Refuge. Jewell made the trek to the refuge near the tip of the Alaska Peninsula shortly after she replaced Ken Salazar.Jewell's decision affirms a rejection of the proposal last February by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and...
Stimulus money flows to volcano monitoring

...Interior Department is spending some of its first stimulus dollars to improve volcano monitoring. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar on Friday said the department will use $15.2 million to modernize volcano warning systems in one of its first projects...
Alaska Editorial: Limiting options

...not a wildlife refuge."A news release from Sen. Lisa Murkowski was emphatic in its response to Interior Secretary Ken Salazar's announcement last week that the Obama administration was putting half of the 23.5 million acre National Petroleum...
Column was missing a few key facts

...omitted a few key facts. The truth is that the preferred management strategy announced by Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar would allow the oil industry access to 72 percent of the reserve's recoverable oil reserves.At the same time, it...
Salazar OKs Shell plans for drilling in Chukchi drill three exploratory wells next year in the Chukchi Sea off Alaska's northwest coast. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar announced the decision in Washington, D.C., and said a key component of reducing America's dependence on foreign...
Kim Elton exhilarated, exasperated in D.C. job

...the Obama team at the Department of the Interior. Elton's main job is to make sure his boss, Interior Secretary Ken Salazar, knows the political lay of the land in the last frontier, and to be the department's Alaska ambassador. A bulletproof...


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