Alaska streamlines coastal-use permit regulations

Alaska's Coastal Policy Council (CPC) voted July 24 to approve new regulations streamlining the permitting process for projects affecting the state's coastal uses or resources.The regulations-developed over a 3-year period with the input of state resource agencies, coastal communities, regulated industries, and the environmental community-clarify the roles and authorities of review participants and establish a more timely, predictable permit process for project proponents. Both were goals voiced by all participants in the Alaska Coastal Management Program (ACMP).A statement released by the governor's office said the new review process should ensure that Alaska's coast is "...

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