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Jack Chalmers Culbreath

...Alaska Became the 49th State. The Forest Service offered him a new position as...Information for the Alaska Region of the Forest Service in Juneau. The 1957 Chevy station...and information presented by the Forest Service Interpreters on todays ferry system...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000175459066
Northwest fire crews hope for a break in the weather

...are currently at risk and the Forest Service is spending $10 million a day...he said, 16 percent of the Forest Service's budget went toward fire suppression...wildfire costs."No one wants our Forest Service to become one large fire department...

http://juneauempire.com/regional/2015-08-28/northwest-fire-crews-hope-break-weat
Regional News
State limits wolf harvest

...harvest," according to a joint announcement issued Friday by the Alaska Department of Fish and Game and U.S. Forest Service.Officials estimate the wolf population in the area dropped from 221 wolves in fall 2013 to 89 wolves in autumn 2014...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-08-24/state-limits-wolf-harvest
State
My Turn: A case for Climate Change investment

...glaciers before they are gone. The Forest Service runs its most popular visitor center...acres of southeast Alaska, the Forest Service has a responsibility to protect...diverse groups of people.? The Forest Service has begun to invest in sustainable...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-08-25/my-turn-case-climate-change-investmen
Opinion
Mendenhall Prospectus open house to be held tonight

...Ranger District office conference room, 8510 Mendenhall Loop Road (near the Weather Service office).The U.S. Forest Service issued a prospectus for outfitter, guide and transport services for the MGRA on July 15 and is inviting proposals...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-08-21/mendenhall-prospectus-open-house-be-
Outdoors
Murkowski: Take roadless rule to Supreme Court

...of the forest, according to the U.S. Forest Service.The state has 90 days from the decision...she's been pushing for "flexibility" in Forest Service regulations based on comments from Forest Service Chief Thomas Tidwell. While on a tour...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-08-16/murkowski-take-roadless-rule-supreme-co
State | Local
3 people missing after several landslides in Sitka

...trails, including one that had been repaired after flooding in January 2014.A year earlier, two people at a U.S. Forest Service cabin near Sitka escaped moments before part of a mountain slid down.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-08-18/3-people-missing-after-several-landslid
State | Local
Updated: Sitka landslide debris too unstable for search efforts

...trails, including one that had been repaired after flooding in January 2014.A year earlier, two people at a U.S. Forest Service cabin near Sitka escaped moments before part of a mountain slid down.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-08-19/updated-sitka-landslide-debris-too-unst
State
Police & Fire for Sunday, Aug. 15, 2015

...West Glacier Trail. Investigation revealed the juveniles were disoriented and unable to locate the trail. A U.S. Forest Service officer and an Alaska State Trooper responded to the area by boat and found the two hikers by the water. They were taken...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-08-16/police-fire-sunday-aug-15-2015
Local
Lawmakers push new way to pay for wildfires

...agencies like the U.S. Bureau of Land Management and Forest Service from borrowing funds that pay for projects that help...wildfire costs were just 16 percent of the U.S. Forest Service's budget. In 2015, wildfire costs consumed more...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-08-13/lawmakers-push-new-way-pay-wildfires
State

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