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DEC Press Releases

Date Title and Link to Page
07/05/2019 DEC Issues Advisory for Kenai River
07/05/2019 DEC Issues Second Advisory for Ketchikan Beaches
06/20/2019 DEC Lifts Advisory for Kenai North Beach
06/15/2019 DEC Issues Air Quality Advisory for Sterling, Soldotna, Kenai, and Nikiski
06/13/2019 DEC Issues Advisory for Ketchikan Beaches
06/04/2019 DEC Issues Advisory for Kenai North Beach
04/24/2019 DEC and Fairbanks North Star Borough Announce Update on Air Quality Plan
10/26/2018 Department of Environmental Conservation becomes lead agency on Borough Air Quality
10/25/2018 ADEC, CIRCAC seek experts for pipeline risk assessment panel
10/04/2018 DEC Takes Action on PFAS Contamination: Seeks Public Comment on Proposed Cleanup Levels for Fire-fighting Chemicals in Drinking Water
09/19/2018 Up to $800,000 in Alaska Clean Water Actions Grants Available
09/19/2018 2018 Recreational Season Monitoring Complete for Kenai Beaches
09/18/2018 2018 Recreational Season Monitoring Complete for Ketchikan Beaches
08/14/2018 DEC Finds Elevated Bacteria Levels at Six Coastal Areas in Ketchikan
07/17/2018 DEC Find Elevated Bacteria Levels on Kenai River Beaches
06/19/2018 DEC Lifts Advisory for Knudson Cove and Continues Watch for Exceedances in Ketchikan
05/24/2018 DEC Finds Elevated Bacteria Levels on Coastal Area in Ketchikan
05/07/2018 DEC announces improvements to oil spill response program, releases updated manual
04/19/2018 State Officials Respond to an Outbreak of E. Coli at a Correctional Facility in Nome
03/22/2018 DEC seeking information and other feedback from the community on Preliminary Draft Documents for Fairbanks North Star Borough Nonattainment Area
03/08/2018 State Awards Over $267,000 in Alaska Clean Water Actions Grants
02/21/2018 DEC Names Laura Achee Public Information Officer
02/01/2018 DEC Releases 2017 Monitoring Report for Bacteria at Coastal Areas in Ketchikan
01/30/2018 DEC Releases Updated Alaska Greenhouse Gas Emissions Inventory Report
03/22/2019 DEC Notes Improvements in Spill Response since EVOS
03/05/2019 EPA Toxics Release Inventory Not a Reflection of Risk
12/06/2018 Talkeetna Lagoon Agreement
11/20/2018 Officials Recommend Discarding Romaine Lettuce Due E. coli Outbreak