B.C. mines minister talks transboundary mines, Tulsequah Chief cleanup

...found that the drainage poses a low risk to fish in the Tulsequah River and is not affecting fish in the Taku River, into which the Tulsequah...are concerned. He added that he hunts and fishes himself. He and Mallott went fishing Tuesday...
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Sally Margaret Short

...bare feet on the desk. "What do you know about fish?" he asked. Full panic. Fish. "They generally fit on the plate," she said...retired as a microbiologist from the State of Alaska Fish Pathology Lab.It was her brother Ron who turned...
Dr. George Yost Harry Jr.

...Alaska in 1958 with Evelyn and their two children Heather and Tuck. In Juneau, George was director of fisheries research for US Fish and Wildlife Service at the Auke Bay Lab. While working at the lab he was the lead negotiator for the US government Fisheries...
Jack Chalmers Culbreath

...En-route the Japanese had surrendered. It was the end of World War II. After discharge in December of 1945 Jack went to work for Fish & Wildlife in Denver Colorado and was then transferred in 1950 to an information officer position in Washington, DC. Jack got...
Oral arguments in lawsuit against setnet ban begin

...appropriates resources, taking that power away from the Board of Fish, KTVA-TV reported."When the gear ban, in effect, use his set net," said Singer. "But he can go and catch fish with a drift net."But Jim Bulter, president of Resources...
Alaska Science Forum: Spillways of an ancient Alaska lake

...largest floods ever.A cigar-shaped fish helped lead Michael Wiedmer to that theory...biologist for the Alaska Department of Fish and Game one decade ago when a floatplane...Mountains.Wiedmer wondered how the small fish had reached the isolated lake. He knew...
A new ungulate in town?

...population is now large enough to support a harvest.Stephanie Sell, an area management biologist with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, said it's not uncommon for Berners moose, like the cow photographed in a field of seeding fireweed recently, to...
Around Town for Friday, Aug. 28

...United Church, 400 11th St.NOAA Lab Tours, 1 p.m., Ted Stevens' Marine Research Institute. Free tours to learn how fish stock and habitat of the North Pacific Ocean are assessed. Designed for those 16 years of age and older. Details: Ralph...
Empire Editorial: Bennett's visit reason for cautious optimism

...Polley disaster. Despite environmental experts on both sides of the border saying the Tulesequah Chief Mine isn't harming fish or wildlife, Bennett promised to do his best to clean it up."I said I'm going to try to fix it," he said. "So, I'm...
Q&A with Bill Bennett

...bigger than BC, Alaska. I grew up in Ontario, and acid rain killed hundreds and hundreds of our lakes where I grew up. The fish were gone. For twenty years, it was a big, big problem. There was no way for Canadians, fishing lodge operators and so forth...


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