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Refuge Notebook: Following the Alaska dream

...best known for writing the 1973 best seller "One Man's Wilderness" about the remote life of Dick Proenneke in the Twin Lakes country of Lake Clark National Park. Sam Keith and Dick Proenneke were lifelong friends that both passed away in 2003...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-02-05/refuge-notebook-following-the-al
Outdoors
Refuge Notebook: What do caribou and wood bison have in common?

...Caribou Lake in the Caribou Hills. From this second series of transplants emerged the Killey River, Twin Lakes and Fox River herds. The Twin Lakes herd subsequently merged with the Killey River herd in 2002.Although caribou didn't re-occupy...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-01-22/refuge-notebook-what-do-caribou-
Outdoors
What others say: Weeding out the invasives

...little light permeates to the undergrowth. Vast stands of these plants can be found all around Juneau; look around Twin Lakes next time you're there for tall, bamboo-like stands of plants with broad leaves. When it comes to eradicating plants...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-07-13/what-others-say-weeding-out-the-i
Opinion
New invention provides mobility for any ability

...their bodies need."His father, while living at the Pioneer Home, enjoyed taking the Access Hybrid for a spin around Twin Lakes, he said.While the model may have been seen around town, in use by the Janes family or Gastineau Guiding dock reps...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-06-08/new-invention-provides-mobility-for-
News
Get a glimpse into the Pleistocene period

...Wartinbee also noticed orange goo on a lake surface last summer about 600 miles southeast of Kivalina while exploring the Twin Lakes area in his float plane. He noticed that along with the orange film on the water, the needles on nearby spruce trees...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/schools/2012-03-26/get-a-glimpse-into-the-
Schools
State considers cow hunt to curb growing caribou herd

...Nelchina herd near Glennallen in 1985 and 1986. The herd grew and after about 15 years split off into three herds: Twin Lakes, Killey River and Fox River. After another relocation effort, there are now five distinct herds on the Peninsula...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/111900/ala_111900alapm0030001.shtml
alaska
Time to slow down and give caribou a break

...in 1985 and 1986 at Emma Lake, Green Lake, Tustumena Glacier Flats, and Caribou Lake eventually became the Killey (Twin Lakes) and Fox River herds. Despite the fact that the Caribou Hills (the last known site for native caribou) were...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/041307/outdoors_0413out003.shtml
Outdoors
Around the Peninsula

...At 1 p.m. ?Alone in the Wilderness? (55 min.) The life story of Dick Proenneke, who fell in love with the Twin Lakes country in the 1970s, built a log cabin solo, and lived a wilderness lifestyle for more than 20 years. At 3 p.m...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/062107/people_0621peo001.shtml
People
Rotary growing a greenhouse at Juneau prison

...spring. The board then votes on what project it should choose. Previous projects include building the playground at Twin Lakes, a viewing stand on Egan Drive, a picnic shelter at Auke Bay and painting a mural downtown. This greenhouse project...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2012-07-14/rotary-growing-a-greenhouse-at-junea
News
Community News

...At 1 p.m. ?Alone in the Wilderness? (55 min.) The life story of Dick Proenneke, who fell in love with the Twin Lakes country in the 1970s, built a log cabin solo and lived a wilderness lifestyle for more than 20 years. At 3 p.m. ?A...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/062507/people_0625peo005.shtml
People

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