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Voices of the Peninsula: Protecting salmon in a changing climate

...generations to come, but other streams are warming and will continue to do so until salmon runs fail. Successful resource management requires that our state biologists know which streams are which.In Alaska, we are starting to take the steps...
Opinion year with a conservation strategy complete by 2016, Heil said.Mike Albrecht, a logger and owner of Sierra Resources Management, said removing burned trees creates healthier forests, which benefits spotted owls and people. Loggers have...
Few apply for Fish and Game commissioner's position

...resident said the position required submission of a resume, a letter of interest, a statement of the applicant's resource management philosophy, a statement of the applicant's personnel management philosophy and three professional references...
Firefighters converge on Kenai

...leadership and Rob Clemons from Prince William County Virginia Fire and Rescue Department who will talk about crew resource management."Fire service training is everything," Sexton said. "To be able to get exposure from all these individuals...
Denali road crews juggle access with protection

...Weibel's description, that balance is more like a pendulum that swings slowly back and forth between increased resource management or expanded public access. The motion of that pendulum depends on numerous factors, from the attitude of the...
Refuge Notebook: Tracking time in the New and Old Worlds

...good news is that humans are adaptable. But we may have to explore sustainable lifestyles and innovative natural resource management on the fly, without the luxury of transitioning slowly or the benefit of careful experimentation, regardless...
ASAP Project makes design chages, requires supplemental statement

...project and the supplemental statement. Ann Southam, program director with third-party contractor Environmental Resources Management of Alaska, gave a presentation about the project and the design changes to a room populated primarily by other...
What others say: Economies, like species, must evolve or die

...that make up the Tongass.The Clinton-era Roadless Rule is a once-size-fits-all approach to wildlife and resource management that doesn't make sense in Alaska. Without the exemption, which Alaska had from 2003 to 2011, the state has...

...conditions very closely and close the area sooner if necessary.Julie Van Stappen, chief of the park's planning and resource management, said besides checking the ice density in person, they've also been checking satellite images that show the...
Alaska salmon management: A unique process for a unique state

...desire to manage its own salmon partially stems from statehood and the ongoing state-federal tug-of-war over resource management, but it's also rooted in a desire for flexible management, both in implementing regulations and changing things...
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