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Hunters' fight to bring polar bear trophies home

...wrote in the decision."Nonetheless, this Court can only overturn the Service's disposition of plaintiffs' permit applications where it finds that the agency's decision was arbitrary, capricious, or contrary to law."Undeterred, the...
SEACC hosting educational hike on new Canadian mining efforts near Herbert Glacier

...SEACC Communications Director, said.The talk will include discussion of where the mine is in the exploration and permit application stage; where the exploratory drill sites are in relation to the glacier, Herbert River, Goat Creek and Windfall...
For Juneau's planning commission, peonies have thorns

...acres, only six acres will be cleared and developed right away, Fleutsch said.According to the conditional use permit application, Fleutsch plans to clear the land this year and plant 15,500 flowers in spring 2015. The first crop would be...
My Turn: Applying environmental protection where it matters

...prohibit the specification of a site under Section 404(c) with regard to any existing or potential site before a permit application has been submitted to or approved by the Corps or a state." Furthermore, I believe the EPA should be proactive...
Talks progress on 220-mile Ambler road

...spokesman Karsten Rodvik said state law requires community support for AIDEA projects."We continue to work on the permit application process and are continually focused on a very active community involvement program," Rodvik said. "We're getting...
Fishing businesses upset with senator on EPA bill

...Since the early 1970s, EPA has decided in 13 cases to take steps to limit or prohibit activity, once prior to a permit application being submitted, the agency's administrator has said.Murkowski spokesman Robert Dillon said the Republican's...
My Turn: Far-fetched scenarios possible if EPA's power left unchecked

...dredge or fill material. Through it, EPA may restrict or deny the placement of materials at sites specified in permit applications submitted to the Army Corps of Engineers. Before the Obama administration, EPA invoked its veto authority just...
Organization, neighborhood clash over Haven House

...going forward with the neighborhood meeting regarding the use not listed permit when the Planning Commission put the permit application on hold until it hears Haven House's appeal of a decision that keeps it out of the neighborhood."Isn't this...
Group files for permit to study hydro project near Berners Bay

...would be about 40 gigawatt hours, according to the permit application. Mike Dahl of Green Power Development said that...Bay.The public may comment on the preliminary permit application until Nov. 24. ? Contact reporter Jennifer Canfield...
Geraghty pushes back on EPA process over Pebble

...decision was made.Geraghty said "good cause" existed to stop the clock on that 15-day response period until permit applications for the project are submitted and reviewed by the state and federal governments. He requested a meeting to discuss...
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