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Contributions to Literacy in Alaska awards announced

...Her honors include fellowships, artist residencies, a Pushcart Prize and the Celia Hunter Award of the Alaska Conservation Foundation. She is active in conservation and community-building, including chairing Homer's successful new library...
Locally milled lumber finds market It belongs here, it breathes. And it is actually beautiful." Leghorn, who is vice chairman of the Alaska Conservation Foundation, believes it is more environmentally responsible to use local products to support sustainable industries...
Steve Merli: Dancing with the devil's club

...his talent for making kids feel safe and capable outdoors that caught the attention of the Anchorage-based Alaska Conservation Foundation. "Every year he comes up with new things, ideas that light kids up," said Richard Carstensen, a fellow...
Scientists trace global warming in Interior

...retreating glaciers and other evidence of warming throughout the state. The trip was put together by the nonprofit Alaska Conservation Foundation, which is working to disseminate information about climate change to the rest of the country. "The ACF...
Devils in the details regarding Measure 2

...professional signature collectors to put the measure on the ballot. Others include the Juneau Sierra Club, the Alaska Conservation Foundation, and Oceana (environmental litigators headquartered in Washington, D.C.), all sailing under the banner...
Biologists worry timber sales cut into deer habitat

...More harm to subsistence is unacceptable," Jackson said. Juneau resident Ken Leghorn, a trustee with the Alaska Conservation Foundation, camped with the team this summer on North Chichagof Island. "I wanted to support the work because I feel...
Ballot Measure 2 a sinking ship

...signature collectors to put the measure on the ballot. Other contributors are the Juneau Sierra Club, the Alaska Conservation Foundation, and Oceana in Washington, D.C. One of the two sponsors of the ballot measure listed in the state voter...
Tales of pioneer conservationists

...Ketchikan to Fairbanks. Stratton worked with the Alaska Conservation Foundation, and with support from that group and The...received lifetime achievement awards by the Alaska Conservation Foundation. "I went right to those interviews - what...
Student recognitions

...Award Matt Kirchhoff will receive the Olaus Murie Award for outstanding professional contributions from the Alaska Conservation Foundation on Saturday, Sept. 13. The awards banquet will honor individuals like Kirchhoff, who have demonstrated...
Nominate an Alaska conservationist

ALASKA - The Alaska Conservation Foundation is seeking individuals and organizations that have gone above the call of duty in helping to preserve Alaska to be nominated for...


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