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Sealaska to log parcels on POW Island, Cleveland Peninsula

...pushed for the land transfers. Sealaska's logging will protect existing markets, said Eric Nichols, owner of Alcan Forest Products and a member of the Tongass Advisory Committee member."It also helps support the infrastructure that's out...
To protect the old trees, Tongass Advisory Committee considers the right way to cull the young

...lot more acres if you're going to harvest at a lower age," Spores said.Committee member Eric Nichols, of Alcan Forest Products, said he prefers to wait -- it's worth it for the payoff down the road."Knock it down in 2025, because...
Shutdown halts Tongass logging

...this month pending a review of the status of the Alexander Archipelago wolf that lives on Prince of Wales Island.Alcan Forest Products has also been forced to stop logging on Zarembo Island near Wrangell. Brian Brown, a partner in the company...
A conservationist's real motive

...ground today. This timber was repackaged into the Red Mountain Sale, and resold to only one bidder in 2006 - Alcan Forest Products. Export waivers were granted for 100 percent of the logs. Whenever the rest of the overseas-bound logs are...
Industry needs timber

...unfortunate set of circumstances in the industry does not cause its total demise. We realize there are people in Gustavus who feel that millions of acres of wilderness all around them is not enough, but what's new? Brian Brown Alcan Forest Products
My turn: Don't subsidize Tongass destruction

...By name, these companies are Viking Lumber, Alcan Forest Products, Pacific Log and Lumber (also known as the Skipping Cow sale was $1.14 million. Alcan Forest Products paid $138,128 for the sale. Loss to taxpayers...
Neighbors dispute state land sale near Ketchikan

...state had received one offer on the land - from Alcan Forest Products of Ketchikan - for $175,000. It was the winning...don't discriminate against our buyers," she said. Alcan Forest Products, which purchased the land, hopes to start harvesting...
My Turn: Sorting through the 'heck of a mess' left by the University of Alaska

...parcel of watershed lands and old-growth timber to Alcan Forest Products. Alcan intends to log the area immediately. LRLU...set a minimum bid of $129,000 and sold it to ALCAN Forest Products for $175,000, well under the borough-appraised...


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