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Draft Southeast State Forest Plan available for comment

KETCHIKAN ? The Division of Forestry is seeking public comment...draft plan describes how the Division of Forestry intends to manage the 33 units...of timber management.The Division of Forestry is actively managing this new...
Southeast forest plan meetings scheduled

The Alaska Division of Forestry is continuing its public hearings on the draft Southeast State Forest Plan.The draft, released March 9, describes how the state...
Gov. declares April 11-17 as 'Wildland Fire Prevention and Preparedness Week',, and knowledgeable staff at the local Division of Forestry office. The Alaska Firewise brochure also provides suggestions for pre-emergency planning, what to do during...
Division of Forestry harvests spruce cones for future reforestation

...FAIRBANKS - While many Alaskans focus on berry picking and moose hunting at this time of year, foresters with the Division of Forestry in the Fairbanks area were busy in recent weeks gathering thousands of white spruce cones to provide seeds for...
State forestry to be managed from Fairbanks

...but lower-level positions would remain.State Division of Forestry area offices would be consolidated through the heat their homes - are also a function of the Division of Forestry but would no longer be a priority if the budget...
House shoots down adding back funding for pre-K, UAS, ferries amendment that would restore $208,200 in general funds to the Department of Natural Resources to keep the Division of Forestry position and office based in Haines. A previous cut eliminated the office.? Contact reporter Katie Moritz...
State | AK legislature
Board of Forestry to meet March 23-24

...Fairbanks, or Juneau who would like to participate in the teleconference should contact Marty Freeman at the Division of Forestry in Anchorage at or call her at 269-8467 no later than noon on Wednesday, March...
Despite looming cut, changes to timber program debated

...1.3 million cut to the Division of Forestry isn't reversed.The cut...cuts go through, "without division of forestry being the referee there's...sales, he said."The DNR Division of Forestry has saved the life of Viking...
State | Local | AK legislature
After Funny River, fire academy faces axe

...rural jobs. The committee will look to fund the program through a different state department.Also hit was the Division of Forestry's Southwest region firefighting staff. Through the governor's cuts, the staff, based in McGrath, would...
State | AK legislature
Final decision issued for Tok biomass sale

TOK - The Division of Forestry issued a final best interest finding this week describing its...forest already designated for settlement.Next steps for the Division of Forestry include developing the timber sale contract and putting the timber...


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