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...broad tributary of the Kenai River, and Tern Lake, near the junction of the Sterling and Seward Highways in the Chugach National Forest.To see a variety of birds, Marlow recommended the easily accessible Kasilof and Kenai river flats, where migratory...
Now is a good time for avalanche education

...has educational materials, a list of courses available, and snowpack observations from around the state. The Chugach National Forest Avalanche Information Center includes weather observations as well as a form to submit your own observations...
Refuge Notebook: Elusive, inconspicuous brown creepers favor old growth forests

...brown creepers are the greatest in old growth forests. In the 1970s, Sue Quinlan, working on the Peninsula's Chugach National Forest, reported that brown creepers were most abundant in old growth forest stands over 100 years old. But, in the...
Funny River wildfire holds at 193,000 acres, burn ban lifted

...campfires are allowed, but only in developed campsites in the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge, state parks and Chugach National forest lands on the Kenai Peninsula. Campfires must be in a metal fire grate in a developed campsites, according to...
Evacuation lifted for Funny River Road Tuesday

...Peninsula. Also included are the Chugach National Forest lands on the Kenai Peninsula...prohibited in state parks, Chugach National Forest, Kenai National Wildlife...Peninsula State Parks and Chugach National Forest lands on the Kenai Peninsula...
Stream Watch program gears up for 20th year of helping out rivers

Now in its 20th year Stream Watch, founded in 1994 by the Chugach National Forest and a group of concerned citizens, is an award winning volunteer program that promotes river stewardship on Alaska's Kenai Peninsula...
Les Palmer: Don't run!

...your distance," yes. But not at a run."Don't Run," the Web site of the Cordova Ranger District of the Chugach National Forest advises. It goes on to warn: "You can't outrun a bear. They have been clocked at speeds up to 35 mph, and...
What others say: Know the snow, before you go

...side of caution.- Juneau Empire,Jan. 10Editor's note: Find Kenai Peninsula avalanche information on the Chugach National Forest Avalanche Information Center website,
Forest Service begins revision of Chugach plan

Every year, thousands of people visit, play, prospect and work on the 5.4 million-acre Chugach National Forest. Now the Forest Service is looking for suggestions on how to improve its management plan. A team of Forest Service employees...
Refuge notebook: Time for Refuge Clean Up Green Up

...Nationally designated by the U.S. Forest Service as a scenic byway where it winds through our neighboring Chugach National Forest, the Sterling Highway offers spectacular views that few imagine complimented by tumbling grocery bags. On May...


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