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1,252 acres of forest on Etolin Island to be milled

The Tongass National Forest's Navy Timber Sale Record of Decision has made 1,252 acres of commercial forest on Etolin Island, approximately 22 miles south of Wrangell, available for harvest. This timber should make 13.1 million board feet...
Sealaska criticizes planned timber sale

...initial comments on a draft for a proposed timber sale on Etolin Island, about 22 miles southwest of Wrangell. "It appears...would be hauled to Anita Bay, on the northeast coast of Etolin Island, loaded on barges and shipped out. Several options...
Alaska Digest

...Southeast Sound off on the important issues at WRANGELL - The Tongass National Forest is proposing a timber sale on central Etolin Island southwest of Wrangell. The proposed 62-million-board-foot sale - being called the Navy Project - would cross...
20 years later, Southeast elk population maintaining

...ADF&G feasibility study, and Etolin Island was found to be the most suitable...transplant elk in the area. The Etolin Island elk, however, have been checked...barged to two release sites on Etolin Island." Lowell said half the transplanted...
Geoduck fishery planned for clam farms

...mariculture sites in the Ketchikan region to geoduck farmers. Most are south of Ketchikan and others are adjacent to Etolin Island. The dispute between lease holders, the Fish and Game Department and commercial harvest divers centered on whether...
Elk hunters may have chance to bag November trophy

...animals were first introduced to Etolin Island in 1987 when Alaska swapped mountain...It's highly likely that Etolin Island will be open for a registration...primarily on the southern end of Etolin Island, which makes access a bit difficult...
A conservationist's real motive

...and answered, "Honeymoon Creek." The Honeymoon and King George watersheds are large valleys on the north end of Etolin Island. These drainages contained some of the largest remaining stands of trees on the Wrangell District before they were...
Eight timber sales focus of possible injunction

...representing the Forest Service. The timber industry hopes to cut wood at Upper Carroll near Ketchikan, King George on Etolin Island near Wrangell, South Arm on Prince of Wales Island, South Lindy near Petersburg and Four Leaf on southern Kupreanof...
Juneau Empire Online Opinion and Letters: Elk on Etolin isn't a problem 7/17/98

...the burgeoning elk population on Etolin Island and the surrounding land masses...that managed to get off either Etolin Island or Zarimbo Island. They accomplished...transplants as a benchmark for Etolin Island. At present, Afognak Island...
Residents balk at plan to limit Stikine traffic

...Lemesurier and Inian Islands Russell Fiord Wilderness South Baranof Island Wilderness South Prince of Wales Wilderness South Etolin Island Wilderness Stikine-LeConte Wilderness Tebenkof Bay Wilderness And Kuiu Wilderness Tracy Arm-Fords Terror Wilderness...


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