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Kenai Peninsula Borough Mayor Candidate: Martin

...3-in-1 plan and the borough should be encouraging Kenai, Soldotna, the (Kenaitze Indian) Tribe and Alaska (Division of) Forestry to work together," he wrote in an email. Martin is retired, but is an active volunteer in the community...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-09-27/a-man-of-many-skills
News
Olson: Work in Juneau has state moving forward

...some of the toughest in the country.As a freshman legislator I changed the fire season start date to allow the Division of Forestry to begin preparing for early wild-land fires a month sooner. This has helped save lives and untold millions...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-08-13/olson-work-in-juneau-has-state-mo
Opinion
Funny River wildfire crews work on rehabilitation

...West perimeter of the wildfire was 100 percent contained, he said. Alaska's Department of Natural Resources - Division of Forestry has taken responsibility for monitoring and controlling the wildfire, Anderson said. Currently, crews are primarily...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-06-21-2
News
Small wildfire contained near Anchor Point

...Alexandrou, a spokesperson with the Division of Forestry, said a quick response from...Department saved the structure. The Division of Forestry dispatched 3 engines and the...human caused.On Tuesday the Division of Forestry lifted the burn suspension...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-06-11/small-wildfire-contained-near-anchor
News

...Funny River community from a fire on Refuge land. It's an example of a collaborative effort between CIRI and the Division of Forestry that is one instance of a collaborative effort that helped prevent this fire from being worse than it was," said...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/dispatch/2014-06-02-0
Dispatch
More than a place to sleep

...night and coming back long after dawn, while their neighbors are still sound asleep.The temporary tenants are Division of Forestry firefighters combating the Funny River Horse Trail wildfire on the night shift.The firefighters were originally...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-05-29/more-than-a-place-to-sleep
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Eyes in the sky: Funny River Fire hightlights potential for unmanned aircraft

...contained, according to the Alaska Division of Forestry.Rogers led the collaboration...the information to the Alaska Division of Forestry, Wilson said.The Alaska...UAV humanitarian missions, Division of Forestry Air Operations Supervisor Ty...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-06-17/eyes-in-the-sky-funny-river-fire-hig
News
Grateful community serves firefighters

...and eventually sometime next week the Interagency Incident Management Team will transition the fire back to the Division of Forestry, which will keep a close eye on the fire the rest of the summer."We do appreciate all the support and the chance...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-06-02/grateful-community-serves-firefighte
News
KNW Refuge deserves kudos

...Brown's Lake also saved homes. That break was developed through a working collaboration between the Alaskan Division of Forestry and the Fish and Wildlife Service, on CIRI owned land. Rob Allen believes that homes would have been lost without...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2014-05-31/knw-refuge-deserves-kudos
Letters
Wildfire now 46 percent contained, not caused by campfire

...the Kenai Peninsula and Anchorage are still in effect acccording to an Alaska Department of Natural Resources - Division of Forestry, media release. So far this season, according to the release, 179 human caused fires have burned a total of...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/funnyriverfire/2014-05-27/from-defensive-to-offensiv
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