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Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center to host 'Creatures of the Night'

...Creatures of the Night," as part of the U.S. Forest Service-hosted Fall Fun Festival, from 10 a.m. to 3...A full schedule of activities can be found on The Forest Service - Tongass National Forest Facebook page. Those interested...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-10-17/mendenhall-glacier-visitor-center-ho
Outdoors
Black wolf exhibit planned for visitor center

...Wildlife Alliance and the U.S. Forest Service, which operates the visitor center...not have been approved by the Forest Service. The wolf will not be called...Juneau Community Foundation. The Forest Service's role is to provide the space...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-10-24/black-wolf-exhibit-planned-visitor-c
Outdoors
Charging you for that Instagram picture

The U.S. Forest Service has proposed tighter restrictions...Portland broke the story that the Forest Service is expected to finalize in November...wilderness areas.Under the plan, the Forest Service would consider the nature of a proposed...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-09-25/charging-you-instragram-picture
State
Empire Editorial: Keep wilderness photography free

...picture.Apparently, the U.S. Forest Service disagrees.On Wednesday, the...newspaper revealed that the U.S. Forest Service is considering a proposal that...but the key point is this: The Forest Service's proposal restricts the First...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-09-25/empire-editorial-keep-wilderness-phot
Opinion
Viking Lumber wins Big Thorne contract, again

...of Wales Island.The U.S. Forest Service announced Tuesday that Viking...this time last year, when the Forest Service first opened Big Thorne, allowing...populations on the island.The Forest Service reconsidered the sale for a year...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-02/viking-lumber-wins-big-thorne-contract-
Local
Windfall Lake Trail improvements dubbed 'art'

...try to use on-site materials if we can," said Forest Service Juneau Ranger District Recreation Manager Ed Grossman...Karla Hart called the planks "art." Grossman said Forest Service crews will continue the work next summer.Windfall...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-10-10/windfall-lake-trail-improvements-dub
Outdoors
My Turn: Let's not cook the goose that lays the golden eggs

...forest management for wildlife and hunting. If the Forest Service, the state of Alaska and local people work together...wood for local markets. We won't get there if the Forest Service's "Tongass transition" continues to pour public...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-10-16/my-turn-lets-not-cook-goose-lays-gold
Opinion
Local Sports Schedule

...Dredge Lake Mountain Bike Race or Ride. Registration opens 8:45 a.m. (closes at 9:45) at parking lot behind Forest Service District Ranger Offices at 8510 Mendenhall Loop Road. Pre-registration available at Cycle Alaska until 6 p.m...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-10-16-0
Sports
Local sports schedule

...Dredge Lake Mountain Bike Race or Ride. Registration opens 8:45 a.m. (closes at 9:45) at parking lot behind Forest Service District Ranger Offices at 8510 Mendenhall Loop Road. Pre-registration available at Cycle Alaska until 6 p.m...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-10-17/local-sports-schedule
Sports
Juneau archives facility to be named for Tlingit hero

...seized by the government against the consent of the Tlingit landowners without paying just compensation. With the Forest Service selling billions of feet of timber, burning and destroying subsistence camps and driving the Tlingit from their lands...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-10-19/juneau-archives-facility-be-named-t
Neighbors

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