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Chugach National Forest raises rates for cabin rentals

...story has been changed to correct the cabins in Tongass National Forest and the completion year of the National Forest...per day the rest of the year. 143 cabins in the Tongass National Forest will see similar rate increases. Chugach's...
Emergency listing sought for Prince of Wales Island wolves

...The wolves on Prince of Wales Island and neighboring islands are genetically distinct from other wolves in the Tongass National Forest.The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is under a court mandate to make a final endangered species listing decision...
What others say: One for the Supremes

...including large swaths of the Tongass National Forest in Southeast Alaska.A parting...the roadless rule in the Tongass National Forest.The Tongass was exempted...rule, our view is that the Tongass National Forest should be remain exempt in...
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What others say: Forest management

...Natural Resources Committee's Subcommittee on Federal Lands in Washington, D.C., that the 17-million acre Tongass National Forest encompassed 90 percent of the land in Southeast Alaska, "91 percent of which is categorized as roadless and...
Tongass exemption to Roadless Rule overturned

...a lower court ruling 6-5 that overturned the Tongass National Forest's exemption to the President George W. Bush-era...same."Today's decision is great news for the Tongass National Forest and for all those who rely on its roadless areas...

...old-growth to young-growth logging in the Tongass National Forest. That might include supporting companies and towards young-growth management on the Tongass National Forest as well as supporting other investments such as...
Homer man dies trekking in Patagonia

...came to 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...
What others say: Forest politics

...significant areas of the Tongass National Forest.On Wednesday, the 9th...being voiced now for the Tongass National Forest has been a core goal of the...use of public lands in the Tongass National Forest, and provide a glimpse of...
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...
Murkowski pressures Forest Service

...communities. She cited the lack of permits issued by the Forest Service for use of floatplanes in parts of the Tongass National Forest as an example of the heavy restrictions. "The Forest Service is reducing dramatically the number of permits...


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