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Land managers work to finish mine cleanup feasibility study

BETHEL, Alaska (AP) - A feasibility study is being finalized for a multimillion-dollar clean up at the Red Devil mercury mine in the middle Kuskokwim River area.
DNR faces dipnet conundrum

...other type of permeable material.While we agree that action needs to be taken to protect the Kenai River banks, land managers appear to be facing a Catch-22 in that any river access improvements are likely to draw even more people to the river...
Wildfire watching: Rangers in towers are out, cameras are in

...for smoke that could signal the start of a wildfire.Now, scientists in Nevada and California are helping federal land managers develop technology to expand a network of high-definition cameras to do the job, including one in northern Nevada...
Smartphone app identifies invasive weeds

...information sent in is first, give to the appropriate land manager," Graziano said. "If it's state land, Department...Park Service land, whatever, we'll get to those land managers so they can make a decision about what to do." The...
Refuge Notebook: What do you value about living on the Kenai Peninsula?

...ties us together, although accessible places to hunt, fish, and be in nature also are important to us.Federal land managers will also need to assess core values as climate change reshapes landscapes. Management of the Kenai National Wildlife...
Feds, public weigh in on Susitna hydro studies

...crossings, including salmon in three - Indian River, Portage Creek and Thoroughfare Creek.Cook Inlet Region Inc. Land Manager Dara Glass said that CIRI is concerned about the corridor selection process, and would prefer that AEA study all of...

Federal land managers confirmed they released all 400 or so head of cattle rounded up on public land in southern Nevada from a rancher who has refused...
Borough moves to help pipeline

...below is home to Shore Fishery Leases.The lease value to the borough is estimated to be $5,000 a year.Borough lands manager Marcus Mueller and said that public notice of the proposal given within a half-mile radius drew no comment fro the...
Borough moves to help pipeline

...beach below home to Shore Fishery Leases. The lease value to the borough is estimated to be $5,000 a year. Borough lands manager Marcus Mueller and said that public notice given within a half-mile radius drew no comment. According to a document...
Smokey has it wrong

...recreate, more and more wildfires will occur. Perhaps the Funny River Fire will prove to governmental agencies, land managers and federal lawmakers that a dangerous, out-of-control wildfire costs far more than an effective prescriptive-burn...


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