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...serious setback to the progress made over the past 30 years in allowing citizens to play meaningful roles in major public land management decisions. Federal lands in Alaska are essential for subsistence, commercial and non-commercial use by all...
BLM seeks nominations to Resource Advisory councils

...the west, where most BLM-managed land is located. Each RAC consists of 10 to 15 members with an interest in public land management. Participants include conservationists, ranchers, outdoor recreationists, state and local government officials...
DEC head says enough land is set aside for conservation

...Ballard had been running her own consulting firm in Ketchikan. In the speech, Ballard criticized the direction public-land management agencies have moved in since the 1960s and 1970s, when laws such as the Clean Air Act, the Clean Water Act...
My turn: Sealaska land bill denies years of public investment

...communities involving small mills, wood products, commercial fishing, some tourism, some civic employment, public land management, and subsistence and cottage industries for which public land and multiple-use management are critical components...
Alaska editorial: Streamlining: Federal working group could promote progress

...follow the guidelines presented in Hayes' paper.In another 2006 paper for the institute, Hayes outlined four public land management principles that he said Democrats would do well to follow: 1. Get a fair return for taxpayers from private use...
Tongass Futures Roundtable

...the agency's participation in the roundtable raises serious legal questions.Alaskans do not deserve to have public land management considerations aired even partially by an exclusive, privately funded, and self appointed group such as the...


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