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HEA pitches its reworked Grant Lake project in Moose Pass

...project's potential environmental impact was justified by the benefit it might offer. One such attendee was Michael Cooney, a forestry consultant in Moose Pass who attended both the 2010 and 2014 meetings. He spoke against the project in 2010, eventually submitting...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-11-13
News
State forestry division urges wildfire precautions

Despite the cold temperatures, Alaska's Division of Forestry is asking Kenai Peninsula residents to start taking wildfire...temperatures to set off a grass fire, Roesch said. State forestry encourages land clearing in the fall and planting in the spring...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/031811/new_801742752.shtml
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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. He has a colorful...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-09-27/a-man-of-many-skills
News
Carrol Martin: Agriculture, fire danger top priorities

...through Kalifornsky Beach Road. Ciechanski Road, East and West Poppy, Gaswell and Echo Lake Roads over fifty years ago. The Forestry experts say the fuel bio mass is now back up to a critical level. Also, most people do not know that this area was set aside...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-09-28/carrol-martin-agriculture-fire-da
Opinion
HEA shares progress on Grant Lake hydro project

...won't be at this meeting, she said she'll be "very apprised of what goes on." In 2010 and 2011, Michael Cooney, a forestry consultant in Moose Pass, criticized the Grant Lake project in letters to the HEA board of directors, the Alaska Energy and...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-11-03-0
News

...chicken, so I think everybody's good."Hall had been mulling the backyard chicken idea, when a trip to the Agriculture & Forestry Museum with her boys and hatching of baby chicks there converged into her first three-chick flock."When they were big...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/2014-10-27
Arts & Entertainment
Refuge Notebook: Thousands of feet on the ground are a challenge in Changbai Mountain, China

...us at what is to them a once-in-a-lifetime visit to a very special place. A colleague who works for China's State Forestry Administration became a pro at getting me into nearly every photo op, and would take 5-10 pictures at each one. I felt...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-10-23/refuge-notebook-thousands-of-fee
Outdoors
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
News
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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