Local teacher honored with DSE inaugural award

...naturalist Steve Merli will talk about "removing the barriers" to take kids outdoors. The second trip is a paddle out to Berners Bay with Carstensen, and a few land-based days in Heen Latinee Experimental Forest, including the Cowee-Davies and...
The Road's new price tag: $4 million

...Contractors of Alaska, a lobbying organization for the construction industry, and is a partial owner of family land near Berners Bay, on the Road's route. The two were married last year.The land in question, a potential gold mine, was leased...
Flipping Douglas Island

...little bit, and Golbelt is working on developing a marine facility north of the cove that will transport miners across Berners Bay. The corporation hopes more opportunities will develop there in the future once the marine facility is built, and...
Wildlife Wednesday: Southeast's moose

...will give a talk called "Ecology of Moose in Southeast Alaska." He's done field projects on moose in Gustavus and Berners Bay. White spoke about mountain goats at a Wildlife Wednesday last season. The talk is at 7 p.m. Feb. 4 in the Thunder...
My Turn: Driving away the formation of character

...pleasures I found driving through the Cascade Mountains after moving from the east coast to Washington in 1979. Alongside Berners Bay and Lynn Canal, I envisioned amazing new places to fish, hike, camp and launch my kayak. But here's where my conscience...
Is 'minimal' impact too much?

...analysis and roadway alignment in Berners Bay, resulting in eliminating impacts...putting a road through the heart of Berners Bay, which has always been a result of ferry traffic in Berners Bay during herring and eulachon spawning...
Around town for Wednesday, Nov. 19

...noon every Wednesday, Juneau International Airport Alaska Room.ACRC Brown Bag Seminar, Marine mammal research in Berners Bay, 12 p.m. in the PNW Juneau Forestry Sciences Lab Conference Room.Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional...
My Turn: Saving lives is everyone's first priority

...would be closed 12 days per year on average due to avalanches, and it would have significant environmental impacts on Berners Bay and other sensitive habitats.With so many negative aspects to this road, I have been wondering who wants it? I got...
My Turn: Empire's attack on SEACC

...Southeast Alaska environment, including the jewel of Berners Bay. What the editorial failed to mention is how many times...will impact and destroy pristine environments such as Berners Bay and faces tremendous technical hurdles. In a "My Turn...
Off the Beaten Path: Wildlife, our heritage

...There's something about intimacy with wild animals that can be awe-inspiring.Last weekend I was kayaking and exploring Berners Bay with the University of Alaska Southeast sea kayaking class I teach. On Saturday the seas were too big to paddle, so...


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