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Voices of Alaska: Many contribute to wood bison project

...University of Alaska Fairbanks School of Natural Resources and Agriculture Science donated feed and silos. USFS Chugach National Forest awarded a lease of additional pastureland to AWCC. Natural Resource Conservation Service provided fencing. The project...
Alaska's yellow cedar considered for endangered protection

...Native Alaska cultures and valued as of high value to the timber industry.The decision is great news for the Tongass National Forest and for yellow cedar, said Rebecca Noblin, an attorney in Anchorage for the Center for Biological Diversity, one...
Grant Lake hydroelectric project open to comments

...license, HEA will need to acquire leases on the site, which will occupy state land and federal land managed by Chugach National Forest, as well as construction permits from the Army Corps of Engineers and Grant Creek water rights from the Alaska Department...

...past two decades to support Yosemite's bighorn sheep.State biologists moved sheep from thriving herds in Inyo National Forest, in the southern end of the mountain range. Each was examined and fitted with a GPS tracking collar.Last year...
Dialogue on trapping must continue

...season is open need to take responsibility for their dog's safety. While there is no leash law on trails, Chugach National Forest posts recommendations on its website that dogs be under control or on a leash during trapping season, from Nov...
Board of Game to take up Kenai Peninsula issues

...that area is owned and managed by the federal government, including the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge, Chugach National Forest and the Kenai Fjords National Park, which leaves about 30 percent in state and private hands. State managers and...
Homer man dies trekking in Patagonia Alaska in 1979, where he worked as a surveyor out of Ketchikan with the U.S. Forest Service in the Tongass National Forest.Feraudo is survived by his parents, Mary and Michael Feraudo Sr., of Lake City, Fla.; and his siblings, Lorraine...

...old-growth to young-growth logging in the Tongass National Forest. That might include supporting companies that turn...and towards young-growth management on the Tongass National Forest as well as supporting other investments such as recreation...
Chugach National Forest unaffected by snowmobile ruling

...use is managed, the Chugach National Forest is one step ahead of many other...users. Roughly 60 percent of national forests with adequate snowfall for release. The Chugach National Forest already designates areas and...
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Murkowski pressures Forest Service

...disapproved of how Alaska's national forests have been managed, especially...promise to actively manage our national forests," Murkowski said in her opening...timber receipts collected from national forests.In its 2016 fiscal year budget...


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