Work is resuming on the Susitna-Watana hydroelectric project under spending guidelines put in place by Gov. Bill Walker's administration. The overall cost for the proposed 705-foot dam in the upper reaches of the Susitna River has been pegged at $5.
The Tongass will be roadless once more. The U.S. 9th Circuit Court today upheld a lower court ruling 6-5 that overturned the Tongass National Forest's exemption to the President George W.
Friday, 4 p.m.: The lightening-caused fires in the Cooper Landing area have not grown in size, according to a press release from the USDA for Chugach National Forest.
Last November I wrote about a U.S. Department of Agriculture grant, which would result in hiring four part-time pest scouts who would visit farms and ranches in Alaska to teach farmers...
Monday, 1 p.m.: The Stetson Creek fire is estimated at 212 acres, and the Juneau Lake fire is estimated at 573 acres, according to an announcement released by the USDA Forest Service.
...while working on the Juneau Lake fire on Monday is in good health, according to a press release from the U.S. Department of Agriculture. He has been identified as Glacier District Ranger Tim Charnon. According to the release, his run-in...
Judge won't block plan to kill cormorants to save salmon PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - A judge has refused to block a plan to shoot more than 10,000 double-crested cormorants in the Columbia River estuary. The plan was released earlier this year by the U.S.
The Alaska Department of Fish and Game's reintroduction of wood bison to the Lower Innoko/Yukon Rivers area has made the news lately.
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