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Kenai Peninsula College: Around Campus

...parks and wilderness areas. He is a past recipient of a Rasmuson Foundation Artist Fellowship and has received the Environmental Issues Award from Windland Smith Rice International. The other authors selected for the project include Bill Sherwonit...
Land managers work to finish mine cleanup feasibility study

...keeping the tailings on-site. "It's common to simply remove them from the location where they're creating an environmental issue," McCrum said. "In this case it's being near the water, it's the aquatic ecosystem that's the most sensitive...
A snout-to-tail history of the humble pig

...Omnivore's Quest for Sustainable Meat" by Barry Estabrook. It's a look at corporate farming, pig husbandry, environmental issues, and what's on your plate.The Bookworm is Terri Schlichenmeyer. Email her at
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Commercial fishing stops more salmon than culverts

...your time trying to also address saltwater issues along with the culverts? I see commercial fishing and ocean environmental issues stopping way more salmon than culverts. It's not reasonable to spend most of your time and resources getting...
Voices of the Peninsula: Solving fishery issues requires honest dialogue

...occurs. By and large, the yearly and in-season management decisions have been appropriate. Having dealt with environmental issues on and around the Kenai River as a full-time gig for most of the past two decades, I am both pro-sport and...
Skyview grad earns patent for fish waste disposal system

...upbringing on the Peninsula inspired her to help the fishing community. "As I grew up, I became aware of some of the environmental issues U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service and other agencies were working on associated with fish waste disposal along the...
Voices of the Peninsula: Set net ban initiative based on conservation

The initiative to ban set nets in urban areas of Alaska is an environmental issue. It is about protecting fish stocks and other sea animals from an outdated, harmful type of fishing gear. Set nets are simply...
Voices of the Peninsula: Elected leaders must look out for Alaskans' interests

...Department of Natural Resources, and the Department of Fish and Game, this group has blocked meaningful discussion of environmental issues on the Kenai River. It has controlled the BOF appointment and regulatory process, maintained control of citizen...
What others say: Statements hurt Obama's image around the world

...conservative who has been an unflagging supporter of American strategic interests in Asia and the Middle East. On environmental issues, Abbott believes that climate change is a problem, and he has maintained his more liberal predecessor's commitment...
Refuge Notebook: Kenai Refuge celebrates Wilderness on Earth Day for national legislation to solve urgent environmental issues. Wisconsin Senator Gaylord Nelson proposed the...important annual way to raise awareness of local environmental issues throughout the country.That tradition continues...


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