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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...
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...
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...
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...
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...

...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...
Same-day airborne hunting is wrong

...Department of Fish and Game, senior scientist with the National Audubon Society, bush pilot, and avid outdoorsman; Celia Hunter of Fairbanks, 50-year conservation leader, former pilot and outdoorsman; Paul Joslin of Anchorage, wildlife biologist...
Rustic retreat celebrates its 50th anniversary

...of military airplane made. Ferrying planes out of Portland after the war, Ginny met fellow pilot and kindred spirit Celia Hunter. Late in 1946, the two women were hired to fly a pair of war-surplus planes to Kotzebue. The trip through Canada...
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...


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