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Contributions to Literacy in Alaska awards announced

...for Kachemak Bay Writers Conference. Her honors include fellowships, artist residencies, a Pushcart Prize and the Celia Hunter Award of the Alaska Conservation Foundation. She is active in conservation and community-building, including chairing...
State Briefs

Pioneer environmentalist dies FAIRBANKS - A longtime Alaska environmentalist died Saturday in Fairbanks. Celia Hunter, an original member of the Alaska Conservation Society, died at her home. She was 82. Hunter was honored this year with the...
Many misstatements

...Alaska Trail System, Haines Chamber of Commerce, and Icy Strait Business Council. Founded by long-time Alaskan Celia Hunter, ACF is a 501(c)(3) and has never spent money on candidates. Moreover, contrary to Mr. Williams' mistaken...
My Turn: History threatens to repeat with missile defense

...thermonuclear bombs were going to blast a harbor in Point Hope's backyard. Alaskan dissenters like Howard Rock and the late Celia Hunter exposed this reckless experiment to world public opinion. The obvious conclusion to all Alaskans - that four nuclear...
Alaska Conservation Foundation announces new executive director

...director for ten years. She has resided in Alaska for more than 30 years.Founded in 1980 by Alaska conservationists Celia Hunter and Denny Wilcher, ACF is a public foundation dedicated to connecting philanthropists to Alaska's grassroots conservation...
Tales of pioneer conservationists

...drew on transcribed interviews to write a presentation for an Anchorage ceremony at which Fairbanks conservationists Celia Hunter and Ginny Wood received lifetime achievement awards by the Alaska Conservation Foundation. "I went right to those...
Juneau man wins ACF 2011 Conservation Achievement Award

...subsistence ways of life. Stacy Studebaker, Kodiak Celia Hunter Award for Outstanding Volunteer Contributions Stacy...Sept. 8th. Founded in 1980 by Alaska conservationists Celia Hunter and Denny Wilcher, ACF is a public foundation dedicated...
Community briefly

...These have become the two most prestigious conservation awards in Alaska. Mary Lou King of Juneau was awarded ACF's Celia Hunter Award for Extraordinary Volunteer Contributions to Alaska Conservation. She was cited for a lifetime of work on conservation...
Virginia Wood, dead at 95, lived an adventurous life

...things," Grace said.Grace said Wood was not only one of the mothers of the conservation movement in Alaska along with Celia Hunter, but kind of a mother figure to a lot of local people."There are many in this town who have that connection with...

...Lois Grambling. "I like Pterodactyls," Traxler said. ... Theodore "Chip" Thoma of Juneau has been awarded the Celia Hunter Award for Outstanding Volunteer Contributions from the Alaska Conservation Foundation. For more than 25 years, the...


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