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Crowley Maritime gets OK to bring Canadian gas to Alaska

...import gas via tanker truck or in bulk via tanker ships.Crowley is known for its tug and barge service on Interior Alaska rivers and for bringing large cargo to the North Slope and some coastal ports.
Gov't recognizes river's Native names

...ANCHORAGE - The federal government will now recognize a major river system in Alaska by its two native names.The Interior Alaska river currently known as Chandalar will now be called Teedriinjik River and Ch'idriinjik River, thanks to a September decision...
Man dressed in bear costume harasses bears

...realistic bear costume - head and all - and wore it when harassing a bear and two sows trying to feed on pink salmon in an Alaska river.The incident happened Monday on the Chilkoot River near Haines, said Alaska Fish and Game Assistant Area Management...
BC to Skeena watershed mine: Improve design

...Treaty, to get involved on the issue of transboundary mines - mines located in Canadian watersheds that flow into Alaska.Rivers Without Borders Alaska Campaign Director Chris Zimmer said the Morrison decision is great for those who live near it...
Alaska groups seek cut in salmon caught by pollock industry

...pollock trawlers each year.The coalition wants the allowable caps of chinook salmon cut by 60 percent in western Alaska rivers during times of weak runs. The groups say scores of Alaska Native subsistence fishermen are forced to go without much...
Three tugs being built for Arctic work

...another shallow draft tug similar to the Emmett."It's a wonderful boat," he said, noting that it's useful in Alaska rivers, as well as shallow ocean sites, and "very effective" for making landings in remote parts of Alaska.
Girl Scout Gold

...individuals who helped me a great deal; Valley Paint, Costco, Swallow's Journey, Sealaska, Hey Wire Jewelry, Alaska River Works, Gordy'sFender Mender, Michael Phelps, Dean Snook, Judith Cooper, Tina Lee, Mark Walker, Becky Nelson...
My Turn: Alaska officials need to pay attention to BC mines

...Alaska. These developments are occurring across the border in Canada, but they have the potential to pollute Southeast Alaska rivers and harm our wild salmon. There's been a big push to open mines in northwest British Columbia. Over a dozen large...
Chinook research funding a casualty of Walker budget cuts

...Kuskokwim and Nushagak.ADFG has only recently been able to undertake the best available research on the three western Alaska rivers using chinook initiative funds. Up to this point, surveys of salmon swimming upriver have been made mostly with weirs...
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High chinook return projected in 2014

High 2013 salmon returns and high escapement projections for non-Alaska rivers are working in the favor of Southeast Alaska commercial and sport fishermen. King salmon abundance estimates have more than doubled...


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