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Subsistence Student Art Contest accepting entries

...submission deadline is Feb. 2, 2015 - is fish and shellfish, according to a news release...Management Regulations for the Harvest of Fish and Shellfish on Federal Public Lands and...entries must be 8.5 by 11 inches and have a fish or shellfish theme. Artwork also must...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-12-19/subsistence-student-art-contest-acce
Outdoors
On the Trails: Trailside scrapbook

...distances over land, upon occasion.Coming down through the lower cross country ski loops at Eaglecrest, the trail crosses Fish Creek on a fairly new wooden bridge (check out the remnants of an old log dam just upstream) and follows the Treadwell Ditch...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-12-19/trails-trailside-scrapbook
Outdoors
Southeast by the (updated) numbers

...2011 slightly) comes with increased manufacturing jobs in the region. Regional processors saw 300 million pounds worth of the fish, with a wholesale value of $624 million in 2013.Schijvens had some bad news to share as well."The mining surge is over...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-12-19/southeast-updated-numbers
Local
Empire Editorial: What is the cost of beauty?

...Glacier trails will still be free. Proceeds won't disappear - they'll be put toward projects in and around the center. Fish habitat will be restored at Steep Creek and the center will take steps toward becoming a place for climate change education...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-12-17/empire-editorial-what-cost-beauty
Opinion
Photo: Healthy fishing

Louie Iputi, 74, fishes for silver salmon near the Douglas Bridge on Wednesday. Iputi said fishing and being outside is good for his health.

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-09-18/photo-healthy-fishing
Local
Mercury in Fishes Study Released, Measurable Levels Detected in Alaska National Parks

...nutritious food source. Many fish species, including salmon...and parents should reference fish consumption guidance developed...epi.alaska.gov/eh/fish/default.htm.The study, "Mercury in fishes from 21 national parks in the...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-04-18/mercury-fishes-study-released-measur
Outdoors
Study: Warming West Coast will send fish northward

...Warming seas will likely send West Coast fish species northward by about 20 miles a decade...the West Coast fishing industry, "the fish they depend on are going to move up north...average, leading to sightings of tropical fish off California and giant sunfish off Alaska...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-12-11/study-warming-west-coast-will-send-fish
State
Interior shelter founder helps animals in need

...unsocialized, Siberian huskies, a cat with a deformed spine from manx syndrome, a couple of rabbits and an aquarium full of fish. The shelter takes homeless animals from across Alaska and provides temporary emergency boarding for people who are in the hospital...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-12-15/interior-shelter-founder-helps-animals-
State
Medicaid system expansion could be months away

...investment, because we want Alaskans to be as productive as possible. And they can't work, they can't hunt, they can't fish unless they're healthy."The federal-state match rate after 2016 will be comparable to that for roads or other transportation...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-12-15/medicaid-system-expansion-could-be-mont
State
On the Trails: How to be an herbivore

...are prevalent among all groups of herbivorous vertebrates, including amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, and even some fishes, but all animals that depend on coprophagy are relatively small (less than about 100 pounds).Parenthetically: before you...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-11-07/trails-how-be-herbivore
Outdoors

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