Split decision in water reservation case

...A state agency delivered a split decision Wednesday for conservationists seeking to protect fish from the potential development...commissioner and, potentially, later to the courts. Conservationists said they were considering their options.This would be...
Wolf hunting to resume near Denali National Park

ANCHORAGE - Wolf hunting will resume Monday near Denali National Park and Preserve despite calls from conservationists to reinstate a "wolf buffer" near the park.Alaska's Fish and Game Commissioner Sam Cotten closed the season in May in an...
Juneau Color: Conservationist learns worst can happen grew. Myron is a long-time conservationist who could be found on the front lines...road," Myron said. The budding conservationist soon went to work for the federal...dynamite if you get labeled a hard-core conservationist. You're not in normal society any...
Tongass plan makes its debut

Though some doubted it could be done, the group of industry leaders, scientists, conservationists and government representatives has reached a consensus: the Tongass Advisory Committee has submitted its draft recommendations...
Young proposes changes Magnuson Stevens Act

A proposed update to federal fishing laws is sparking a debate among fishermen and conservationists about whether the changes will undo years of work to rebuild key fish populations.Alaska Republican Don Young is proposing several...
Proposed changes to US fishing laws spark conservation row

PORTLAND, Maine - A plan to update federal fishing laws has sparked a debate among fishermen and conservationists about whether proposed changes will undo years of work to rebuild key fish populations.U.S. Rep. Don Young (R-Alaska...
Tongass Advisory Committee finishes its plan for changing forest strategy

The Tongass Advisory Committee late Friday morning - and despite criticism from both the timber industry and conservationists - voted 14-0 to approve a package of recommendations aimed at helping to transition logging in the almost 17 million...
Conservationists concerned with cruise ship rules

...summer, delivering tourists important to the economy of this and other Southeast Alaska communities. But some conservationists worry about what the ships could be leaving in Alaska waters and are fighting proposed new rules for the discharge...
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Give ANWR to the conservationists

...over fee simple to the conservationists. Since the transaction...Would giving ANWR to the conservationists lock the oil industry out...There's good reason why conservationist owners of the reserve might...turning ANWR over to the conservationists might be the only way that...
Tales of pioneer conservationists

...husband Cliff worked with other Juneau conservationists to preserve the area for its scenic...About 55 hours of interviews with 17 conservationists were recently transcribed and are...die." Stratton said Alaska had conservationists prior to the 1960s, but the 1960s...


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