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Mountain bike trails go with the flow

...Mormon.Bear Basin (McCall)The Bear Basin trails are pretty unique, because they're like a bike park in a National Forest without a ski resort or any other entity directly tied to them.But what really makes them unique is the Upper and...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-07-24/mountain-bike-trails-go-with-the
Outdoors
Hotel General Manager Job in Ketchikan 99901, Alaska US | Monster.com

...lounge has monthly drink specials and entertainment. Our three-story lodge is located in Tongass National Forest. The surrounding Tongass National Forest provides numerous recreational opportunities including flightseeing, sportfishing, eagle...

http://jobview.local-jobs.monster.com/Hotel-General-Manager-Job-Ketchikan-AK-US-
Hotels and Lodging
Funny River wildfire holds at 193,000 acres, burn ban lifted

...campfires are allowed, but only in developed campsites in the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge, state parks and Chugach National forest lands on the Kenai Peninsula. Campfires must be in a metal fire grate in a developed campsites, according to a media...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-05-31/funny-river-wildfire-holds-at-193000
News
Evacuation lifted for Funny River Road Tuesday

...Also included are the Chugach National Forest lands on the Kenai Peninsula...prohibited in state parks, Chugach National Forest, Kenai National Wildlife Refuge...Peninsula State Parks and Chugach National Forest lands on the Kenai Peninsula...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-05-22/funny-river-wildfire-5-percent-conta
News
What others say: The right direction

...Alaska's history shows it can overcome big challenges.That's just what maintaining a timber industry in the Tongass National Forest has become.But, Southeast still talks timber, and the U.S. Forest Service's announcement this week that the...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-05-07/what-others-say-the-right-directi
Opinion
Senators push for Tongass timber cutting

...the slow pace of timber production in the Tongass National Forest. Murkowski, R-Alaska, said chief Tom Tidwell's...for other multiple-use activities on the Tongass National Forest, and the next year we find ourselves having the same...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-05-01/senators-push-for-tongass-timber-cut
News
Stream Watch program gears up for 20th year of helping out rivers

Now in its 20th year Stream Watch, founded in 1994 by the Chugach National Forest and a group of concerned citizens, is an award winning volunteer program that promotes river stewardship on Alaska's Kenai Peninsula...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/dispatch/2014-04-14/stream-watch-program-gears-up-fo
Dispatch
What others say: Economies, like species, must evolve or die

The Tongass National Forest is once again exempt from the Roadless Rule.The U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled 2-1 this week to reinstate exempt...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-04-01/what-others-say-economies-like-sp
Opinion
Refuge Notebook: Two jays for two biomes

...Jays have a black head and vibrant blue body. My appreciation of Steller's Jays began when I worked on the Tongass National Forest in southeast Alaska. I spent a summer playing a tape recording of Goshawk calls. The idea was that if Goshawks were...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-03-20/refuge-notebook-two-jays-for-two
Outdoors
Les Palmer: Don't run!

...distance," yes. But not at a run."Don't Run," the Web site of the Cordova Ranger District of the Chugach National Forest advises. It goes on to warn: "You can't outrun a bear. They have been clocked at speeds up to 35 mph, and like...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-04-24/les-palmer-dont-run
Outdoors

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