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Visions of a quick switch

...they want? If so, the magic words may be "young-growth forest."Dominick DellaSala, Ph.D., president and chief scientist of the Geos Institute in Ashland, Oregon, and Catherine Mater, president of Mater Engineering in Corvallis, Oregon...
Empire Editorial: It's time for sustainable logging

...don't have to be a finite resource.An example of one such plan was brought to our attention by Dominick DellaSala, chief scientist for the GEOS Institute, and Catharine Mater, vice president of Mater Engineering, both out of Oregon. Their team...
For military ship, civilian science is the mission

...the highest concentration of algae blooms anywhere on the Earth. So it was this amazing productivity."The same chief scientist in charge of that mission, Dr. Kevin Arrigo of Stanford University, boarded the ship again this summer to find...
My Turn: Time for bold actions on the Tongass now, not in 10 years

...but it requires demonstrable actions now to succeed and not more foot-dragging. ? Dominick A. DellaSala is chief scientist and president at Geos Institute and author of the award winning book "Temperate and Boreal Rainforests of the World...
Native Plant Conservation MOU Renewed in Coordination with Western Governors' Association an extraordinary union of such a diverse group of federal and non-federal partners," said Healy Hamilton, chief scientist of NatureServe, a conservation non-profit that delivers the science behind effective conservation. "This partnership...
No more trans fat: FDA banning the infamous artery-clogger

...them, including Switzerland and Denmark. Other countries have enacted strict labeling laws.Dr. Leon Bruner, chief scientist at the Grocery Manufacturers Association, said in a statement that his group estimates that food manufacturers have...
Scientists working to put Alaska on nat'l weather map

...Newby wants to put Alaska on the map - on the weather map, that is. Sound off on the important issues at The acting chief scientist of the Arctic Region Supercomputing Center at the University of Alaska Fairbanks said he's often frustrated when...
Blue whale spotted in Alaska

...population may be getting healthier and expanding back to traditional territories. "We are thrilled," Dr. Jay Barlow, chief scientist on board the McArthur II for a 120-day research cruise, said Friday from Kodiak. "It's been 30 years since...
Flooding's effect on salmon will be seen later

...of recent flooding and high waters on Alaska's salmon won't be clear for years.Bob Clark, the department's chief scientist for sport fish, told the Anchorage Daily News there's a potential for fewer fish in the future, but it's too...
Scientists: Redoubt volcano unchanged did before the earthquakes, which died down by midweek. "That's what we were hoping to see," Tom Murray, chief scientist at the observatory, told the Anchorage Daily News. Nevertheless, observatory scientists are advising continued...


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