Alaska Department of Natural Resources

Avery Lill/KDLG

Bristol Bay residents met with state commissioners and staff to discuss the purpose and potential scope of a Bristol Bay Advisory Group. DNR envisions the group will be comprised of Bristol Bay residents and stakeholders who provide suggestions, insight and feedback on land management in Bristol Bay. 

Scott Anderson

Communities with extreme coastal erosion can now see what their shoreline looked like in the past and where it's projected to migrate in future years. 

Southwest Fire Station in McGrath to Lose 16 Positions

Jun 11, 2015
DNR, Division of Forestry

DNR says cutting positions will save money; McGrath residents worry for the town and Southwest Alaska's firefighting capacity

Governor Parnell's office

The Commissioner of the Alaska Department of Natural Resources is resigning his post effective September 24th. Dan Sullivan was appointed Commissioner in December of 2012 after serving as Alaska’s Attorney General for about a year and a half. Sullivan’s resignation was accepted by Alaska Governor Sean Parnell. In a written statement Parnell said Sullivan played a key role in getting big things done to strengthen Alaska’s economy and families.

State of Alaska

The Commissioner of the Alaska Department of Natural Resources has been sent to Afghanistan. It’s not a trade mission or a public relations effort.