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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...
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...
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...
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
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...
Industry: Mining increases economic clout

...two mines live in Juneau and commute to work by crew boat. Greens Creek, a multi-metal underground mine, is on Admiralty Island about 18 miles west of Juneau and employs about 340 workers. Kensington, also an underground mine, is at Berner's...
The other bear market: Cries for regulation increase as bruin viewing rapidly gains popularity bear viewing sites operating on state or federal land, such as the McNeil River State Game Sanctuary or Admiralty Island's Pack Creek in Southeast, closely regulate the number of visitors in order to preserve the wild experience and...
Warming may help Southeast produce power

...beyond what is needed by residents. It has what are known as "interruptible" customers in the Greens Creek Mine on Admiralty Island, or with cruise ships docking downtown. "It's nice to have that mine load and I'd like to see them on as much...
You'll never believe what happened ...

...4, 2005 trip to Juneau, our party of fishermen left the harbor in Juneau and headed south to the peninsula of Admiralty Island. We pulled into a bay inside of the peninsula and anchored for the night.The next morning when the engine started...
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...


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