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Jordan Creek not so weak?

...the pair teamed up with the DEC and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to rehabilitate a portion of Jordan Creek that...the City and Borough of Juneau and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.Because long-term testing of the creek was...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-04-18/jordan-creek-not-so-weak
Local
Agency to review Archipelago wolves

...considered for listing under the Endangered Species Act.Environmental groups announced Friday that the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service had granted their request for an in-depth status review of Alexander Archipelago wolves, which live on Prince...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-03-30/agency-review-archipelago-wolves
State
Anti-KSM groups seek federal help

A proposed British Columbia transboundary mine that would dwarf any mining development in Alaska has attracted the attention of environmental groups in the state because of a concern that runoff from the mine will degrade Southeast Alaska's fish habitats.

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-03-27/anti-ksm-groups-seek-federal-help
Local | Outdoors
Alaska Editorial: Lawsuit over denied ANWR plan is the right move

...the Department of the Interior and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service over those agencies' refusal to consider the...potential. Refusal by the Interior Department and the Fish and Wildlife Service to follow a process that exists in law cannot...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-03-25/alaska-editorial-lawsuit-over-denied-
Opinion
Off the Beaten Path: Living in wolf country

...densest populations are in Southeast where deer, by and large, make up their main food source. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service estimates there's around 5,400 gray wolves in the lower 48. According to the International Wolf Center there...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-03-21/beaten-path-living-wolf-country
Outdoors
Exxon Valdez spill effects linger

...in sediment and likely were affected by lingering oil, said David Irons, a seabirds expert with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.The decline of its other prey, juvenile herring, didn't help. Numbers continue to decline in both oiled...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-03-24/exxon-valdez-spill-effects-linger
State
New Kenai River guides ready to fish; focus shifts from kings

KENAI - During the seven-year period that the Kenai River Guide Academy has been mandatory for Kenai River guides the changing fishery has affected what people fish for, how they fish and when they fish, but the one constant has been that people still want to fish glacial blue waters of one of the most popular sport fisheries in the state.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-03-23/new-kenai-river-guides-ready-fish-focus
State | AK legislature
Alaska Editorial: State makes a point in suing over federal failure to consider oil plan

...the Department of the Interior and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service over those agencies' refusal to consider the...potential. Refusal by the Interior Department and the Fish and Wildlife Service to follow a process that exists in law cannot...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-03-19/alaska-editorial-state-makes-point-su
Opinion
Legislative Roundup: March 16, 2014

...Act, the Interior Secretary must approve an exploration plan if it meets necessary requirements.A regional Fish and Wildlife Service director found, and the agency's director affirmed, that the authorization for an exploration program on...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-03-16/legislative-roundup-march-16-2014
State | AK legislature
Zirkle aims for Iditarod title after narrow misses

...University of Pennsylvania. She lived in a wall tent on the Alaska Peninsula, counting birds for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.She returned to college, finished her degree in 1992 and headed straight back to Alaska. After she and Moore...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-03-06/zirkle-aims-iditarod-title-after-narro
Sports

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