HB77 testimony: Revised water rights bill roundly panned, except by mining interests


By Pat Forgey Alaska Dispatch March 13, 2014   HB 77, a bill that would streamline water use permitting, pits mining interests against tribal groups, fisherman and environmentalists.   JUNEAU — Modest changes to Gov. Parnell's controversial pro-development House Bill 77 haven't won it any new friends, but outraged those who were told they'd have … Continue reading HB77 testimony: Revised water rights bill roundly panned, except by mining interests