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Welcome to the bear show

...sun-drenched kayak trip at Admiralty Island's Windfall Harbor. We squinted...Creek, a bear-viewing area on Admiralty Island - not to mention Pack Creek...mile into Windfall Harbor, off Admiralty Island, and set up our tents."Want...
What others say: Public use depends on public cooperation

...throughout the Tongass. According to Territorial Sportsmen President Tom Donek, his group has maintained every cabin on Admiralty Island at one time or another. The group even built and gifted to the Forest Service some of the cabins currently in use...
Research finds new bat species in Southeast Alaska

...researchers tagged Little Brown Bats and tracked them, they were frustrated by losing radio signals in cloud banks around Admiralty Island. This year, they discovered that part of the reason they were having difficulty tracking signals is because bats...
Salmon species - other than kings - thriving around Alaska

...but in a few short hours the men mending nets and tending lines were busily motoring out to the western coast of Admiralty Island, one of many islands that make up the Southeast Alaska Archipelago, to fish for pink and chum salmon. The smell...
News | Conserving the Kenai King
Exploration off 38%, producing mines strong tailings if new resources are added to the mine, she said.Greens Creek is an underground silver mine on Admiralty Island near Juneau.Some more sobering news for the industry, however, was the decision by Anglo American, a large mining...
Man attacked by bear on Admiralty Island

...satisfactory condition after surgery at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle. Kenneth Horton, 52, was deer hunting on Admiralty Island, about 15 miles northwest of Juneau, when the incident occurred. Alaska State Troopers say Horton told them the...
Coast Guard suspends search for missing plane

...biennial flight review from Burch, a certified flight instructor. The two were scheduled to fly to Young Bay on Admiralty Island, just west of Douglas Island, a flight that normally would take only about 20 minutes. Coast Guard searchers were...
The feistiest salmon

...species of Pacific salmon in Alaskan waters. My first run-in with a chum came in the late 1960s, on a creek on Admiralty Island in Southeast Alaska. I was casting spinners with a light spinning outfit, and catching fat, sea-run Dolly Vardens...
Alaska lighthouses could benefit from preservation bill

...Prince William Sound, --Point Retreat lighthouse on Admiralty Island, --Cape Saint Elias lighthouse on Kayak Island...near Haines, --Five Finger Islands lighthouse on Admiralty Island, --Mary Island lighthouse southeast of Ketchikan...
Bill would create vast Chugach wilderness areas

...additional areas outside the wilderness areas to logging. It also would protect parts of Tongass National Forest, expand Admiralty Island National Monument and designate 81 new wild and scenic rivers -- including the Russian, Snow and Kenai rivers...


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