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Tribes, public work toward unified voice

...collect baseline water data on the Taku, Stikine and Unuk rivers, respectively, said Jennifer Hanlon, CCTHITA environmental specialist. The DIA, said tribal administrator Andrea Cadiente-Laiti, already had some water quality testing done...
Celebrating clean water

...Chambers, Central Council of the Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska President Richard Peterson, CCTHITA environmental specialist Jennifer Hanlon, Hardcastle, and Jacinda Mack, whose Secwepemc people were negatively affected by the Mount...
A tearful welcome home for a Marine

...assembled since Vietnam, Thomas said, numbering more than 12,000 Marines and sailors. Thomas, who works as an environmental specialist for the U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs in her civilian life, served as a civil affairs liaison officer while...
Abandoned wells could cost millions to fix

...tundra at Cape Simpson. An estimated 30 to 50 gallons had spilled from a worn wellhead, said Tom DeRuyter, an environmental specialist with the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation. The well is located in the midst of naturally occurring...
New study examines effects of ship waste

...Southcentral Alaska waters and they are just beginning to analyze those data, Saupe said. Scott Sloane, an environmental specialist with DEC, said the survey is not targeting potential hot spots for pollution because the scientists are more...
Tlingit-Haida center launches state-of-the-art computer lab

...had the pleasure to work with," Rusch said. Environmental specialists from tribal organizations in Southeast, said student Kerri Sheakley, an environmental specialist with the council. The organization received...
Girl Scouts start their ovens for annual fund-raiser

...will be baked by Rebecca Smith, who is employed by the Department of Conservation as a water quality standards environmental specialist. Smith modifies the recipe slightly: The only difference is that I add a teaspoon of almond extract to the...
Groups dispute Greens Creek Mine bond

...ruling has not been handed down. A spokeswoman for Hecla could not be reached for comment. Ed Emswiler, DEC environmental specialist, said the Greens Creek mine is projected to be in operation for 17 years. Emswiler said the areas that were...
A faulty shut-off valve contributed to the extent of Auke Bay fire; cleanup continues

...getting better everyday," said Scot Tiernan, an environmental specialist with the DEC. Officials placed about 30 wooden...attracted by spawning salmon, said Mike Jaynes, an environmental specialist with DEC. Petro Marine is making arrangements...
Drilling equipment accident results in fluid spill at Kensington site

...temporary dock at the cove in Berners Bay is being used as an unloading site for mine construction materials. State environmental specialist Scot Tiernan said Monday that because of the heavy rainfall at the time of the accident, he expects little...


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