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Homeless man in Anchorage uses homemade spear to kill bear Friday morning at an illegal camp site in Anchorage.The cub, be its mother had been at the camp site for days stealing food, authorities...No children were present at the camp site when troopers arrived.Tandler picked...
City museum opens new exhibit: Juneau's Changing Shoreline

...discusses the physical transformation of the coastline as human need and interest changed this region from a seasonal fish camp site to a mining town and then to the seat of state government, in the process adding acres of build-able flat land to the...
Local USFS camp sites no longer accepting cash, check

Local USFS camp sites no longer accepting cash, check JUNEAU - The U.S.
On the Trails: The many uses of urine

...some species of primates (the taxonomic group to which humans belong).Human campers sometimes urinate all around a camp site in hopes of deterring unwelcome four-footed visitors (although I don't think the efficacy of this boundary marking...
Empire Editorial: We should all do Bob Garrison proud

...trash pile too small to garner his attention and effort. Garrison organized substantial efforts to clean up harbors, camp sites, trails, back alleys and the Mendenhall Wetlands State Game Refuge. He volunteered to supervise kids who needed to...
In the Stacks: New Alaskana

...their relocation. Using maps, archival materials and photographs, and oral histories, Mobley has pinned down the six camp sites from Funter Bay to Ward Lake, and documented what remains. Some have disintegrated into near-nothing while others...
A campsite of one's own would be nice as well." Layton is improving the sites for long-term guests by installing a pair of posts at each camp site, on which a tent fly or tarp for a roof can be hung. He's also laying down shipping palettes to keep tent floors off...
Scout camp gets major upgrade "One campsite is now designated and designed specifically for special-needs kids," Crismore said. The new camp site is completely wheelchair accessible. It was designed with input from the local troops who have special-needs Scouts...
Timely timber sale

...the Couverden area. This is an area that has a lot of infrastructure in place - roads, a barge-loading facility and camp site. This provides a great opportunity for the Forest Service to advertise an economic timber sale, much needed by the timber...
Where a logging ban and local hopes collide

...could be developed for recreation. It will still be beautiful, but tamed. There will be picnic tables, rest rooms and camp sites. "I think it is a dandy opportunity," said Cliff Skillings, spokesman for Gateway Forest Products and president...


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