Exactly one year after the death of HB77 I was amazed to be able to stand with Judy and Larry Heilman from CCC and collect comments to DNR regarding their in-stream flow reservation on the river they love.
The Clean Water Act sets a national goal to restore and maintain the chemical, physical and biological integrity of our Nation’s waters. We support the proposed rule to clarify the process to determine which streams and wetlands are protected under the Act and believe the impact of the proposed rule will be decidedly positive for Alaskans.
From March 11 to March 24, Inletkeeper is in the running for an exciting clean boating grant from the BoatUS Foundation. We're one of eight finalists from around the country chosen to receive up to $10,000. The catch? We need your vote!
For decades, Alaska had strong safeguards in place to regulate the application of toxic herbicides and pesticides around our fish streams and drinking water supplies. In March 2013, the Parnell Administration issued new rules that eliminated Alaskans from decisions about spraying toxic pesticides and herbicides on state lands and rights-of-ways, and created a vague one-size-fits-all general permitting scheme to facilitate more spraying.