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Environmental groups sue over Big Thorne sale

...the release stated."We want to increase the number of local jobs per log cut on the Tongass, and are working to keep forestry dollars in our communities," Marvin said.Earthjustice attorney Tom Waldo said in a news release that large projects like...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-08-26/environmental-groups-sue-over-big-th
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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 in property...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-08-13/olson-work-in-juneau-has-state-mo
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Change Oregon's rules for smoke

...picked up by air quality monitors in Bend.Nick Yonker, the smoke management meteorology manager with the Oregon Department of Forestry, and others arrived to investigate. The ODF manages smoke from prescribed burns for the Oregon Department of Environmental...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-08-09/change-oregons-rules-for-smoke
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Dry weather makes wildfire danger high

...potential for wildfires and Department of Forestry services across the state remain at the...incidents recorded by the Department of Forestry, bringing the total to 15 wildland fires...prevention officer from the Department of Forestry Soldotna region, said a call on the...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-05-01/dry-weather-makes-wildfire-danger-hi
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Wildfire contained near Caribou Lake

...the full resources of the Division of Forestry before being contained Sunday night...prevention officer for the Division of Forestry said the fire, which started Friday...chance of it spreading.The Division of Forestry responded to three incidents of illegal...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-05-05/wildfire-contained-near-caribou-lake
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Red flag fire warning in Kenai Peninsula

The Division of Forestry has issued a red flag warning for high fire danger in the Kenai Peninsula...week.Darren Finley, Fire Prevention Officer for the Division of Forestry said high winds and low humidity increased the potential for fire...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-05-13/red-flag-fire-warning-in-kenai-penin
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WIldfire threatens village of Tyonek

...information officer with the Division of Forestry, said the retardant crews have been...information officer with the Division of Forestry, Kenai office, said the fire could...which is being handled by the Division of Forestry's Mat-Su area personnel. The Midnight...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-05-19/wildfire-threatens-village-of-tyonek
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Funny River Horse Trail fire grows to 7,000 acres

...information officer for the Division of Forestry Kenai office said no structures have...primarily been dropped. The Division of Forestry received a deviance and at least one...Alexandrou said while the Division of Forestry has received calls from residents in...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-05-20/tuesday-update-funny-river-horse-tra
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Crews see progress as Tyonek fire moves west

...officer with the Mat-Su Division of Forestry, said as of Tuesday morning no structures...Department of Natural Resources - Division of Forestry Facebook page. Fire crews have made...information officer with the Division of Forestry, said the retardant crews have been...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-05-19/wildfire-threatens-tyonek
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Leaving Funny River

...flames encroached, the reaction was quick but chaotic as state forestry firefighters told Central Emergency Services firefighters that...and Alaska Department of Natural Resources ? Division of Forestry personnel. No one was being allowed in by press time Sunday...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-05-25/leaving-funny-river
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