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Heavy rains force closure of Sandy Beach Road to Coffman Cove

...junction)."Six inches of pounding rains during the past three days caused significant road damage," said Thorne Bay District Ranger Rachelle Huddleston-Lorton in a release. "I drove the Sandy Beach road and associated smaller roads Sunday to...
Portions of Unit 4 closed to mountain goat harvest

The Sitka District Ranger, under authority delegated by the Federal Subsistence Board, is taking action to close Blue Lake, Medvejie Lake and the southern...
Tongass plan makes its debut leadership, with more power given to regional foresters. "This runs counter to the current culture in which District Rangers, in order to be safe and not take any risk, simply layer on Interdisciplinary Team suggestions for protection...
Situk River king salmon fishing closed

...emergency orders from the Alaska Department of Fish and Game and the U.S. Forest Service.On Friday, Yakutat District Ranger Lee Benson announced that no subsistence fishing permits will be issued for king salmon unless returns to the river...
Local Sports Schedule

...closes at 9:45) at parking lot behind Forest Service District Ranger Offices at 8510 Mendenhall Loop Road. Pre-registration...Friday. Course begins at Dredge Lake Trails near District Ranger Offices. Course is a series of marked trails including...
KTOO: Pet photo show and CD release for Pete Griffin's "Welcome to Alaska"

...from the Tongass Forest and Beyond." Griffin worked for the US Forest Service as a wildlife biologist and then as a district ranger until his retirement 2010. His stories combine natural and personal history. For more on Griffin, visit http...
No permits to be issued on Situk for king salmon

Yakutat District Ranger Lee Benson has announced that he is acting immediately to protect chinook salmon in the Situk River near Yakutat. The district ranger said in a press release he will not issue Federal Subsistence Fishing...
Former volunteer named Sitka District ranger

SITKA - The incoming Sitka District ranger began his career with the U...Edwards, who will move into the district ranger post on July 28. "I was a kid...Goularte, who has been Sitka District Ranger for more than a decade, and...
New Deputy Regional Forester announced

...policy issues; Acting Forest Supervisor, Chugach National Forest (2003-2004); and District Ranger for the Cordova Ranger District and Acting District Ranger for the Seward Ranger District on the Chugach National Forest."I'm very excited...
Greg Killinger memorial scheduled for Saturday Sitka, and was the Craig district ranger on Prince of Wales Island.He...same year, he was the acting district ranger at the Cordova Ranger District...National Forest and the acting district ranger at Admiralty National Monument...


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