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Budding entrepreneurs in the end."In addition to concerns about quality control of the product, James expressed concerns about by-products of the industry."Where is the waste-water going?" James posed.The brothers consider irresponsible growing...
State develops 'Farm to Restaurant' publication

...sheet in collaboration with the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation.Officials say the document is organized by product and explains the process required before products can be sold to restaurants.The publication also includes Internet...
Off the Beaten Path: Home in the wilderness

...elsewhere in Southeast, as well. In many of the woods surrounding Juneau I stumble across cables, pipes and other by-products from the early mining era. In salt-chucks and coves I've found petroglyphs carved by ancient Tlingits, the mossy...
On the Trails: Spring has sprung

...was discovered!). The scientists discovered the principal sources of the lovely aroma. Some comes from metabolic by-products of certain soil bacteria, and some comes from volatile plant oils that are produced in the dry time and absorbed by...
Anti-KSM groups seek federal help

...improve the already "degraded" water quality, he said."Mining is a water-management project with a gold or copper by-product," Moselle said.Also, B.C. is aware of water quality concerns surrounding transboundary mine development, Moselle...
Local | Outdoors
On the Trails: Plants that aren't green

...carbon dioxide and water together, forming carbohydrates that the plant can metabolize. Lucky for us, oxygen is a by-product of the process. There are a few local plants, however, that don't have chlorophyll, or at least very little...
My Turn: Is Alaska letting cruise industry waste dumping damage the greatest fisheries in the world?

...for strict water quality standards to prevent cruise ship companies from dumping poorly treated, damaging copper and by products from human waste - 20,000 gallons of inadequately treated discharge at a time - into our fishing waters. Unfortunately...
Collecting glimmers: Author Pam Houston to visit Juneau Saturday

...creativity," she said. "It's a balance. It's important to me to do a lot of both, and traveling is sort of a by-product and a fit of both, because I teach all over the world and I love to travel."Houston will help participants with...
World Cup of Softball: Making major Olympic pitch

...their sports stood a better chance of jointly regaining Olympic status instead of competing against each other.One by-product of the absence of softball from the Olympics is that international events like the World Cup - first held in 2005...
My Turn: Move beyond oil and find the next economic driver

...perhaps other communities unsustainable because of the gradual or accidental pollution and waste that petroleum and its by-products ultimately produce. The pollution and waste that is always an offshoot of petroleum will and does affect the tourism...


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