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Despite looming cut, changes to timber program debated

...employees, including state foresters, would be let go. The side of the division."Foresters who serve a wildfire management...cut) and they only have one forester there right now and he also...Maisch said. "There are two foresters in the Fairbanks office that...
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Foresters find historic canoe on Prince of Wales Island

Sealaska foresters working on Prince of Wales Island have unearthed a partially complete Haida canoe from the forest floor, and are estimating its...
Division of Forestry harvests spruce cones for future reforestation

...moose hunting at this time of year, foresters with the Division of Forestry in the...nursery, according to Palmer-based forester Jeff Graham, who manages the division's...recently logged areas, DOF resource forester Kevin Meany said. The seedlings have...
Foresters undecided about using alien tree species in beetle-damaged areas

...ANCHORAGE - State and federal foresters are trying to decide if private...state reforestation program. Foresters are weighing whether the money...said Al Peterson, a state forester based on the Peninsula. They...wind," Peterson said. Some foresters argue that planting trees...
Opera to Go opens 'Cunning Little Vixen'

...cast includes Juneau favorite Kathleen Wayne in the title role, Philippe Damerval, currently living in Anchorage, as the Forester, and Angela Baade, of New York, as the fox. The three act work will be presented in its original Czech, an additional...
New Deputy Regional Forester announced

Alaska Regional Forester Beth Pendleton announced that Deputy Regional Forester Rebecca (Becky) Nourse will report on July currently serving as Acting Deputy Regional Forester for the Intermountain Region in Ogden, Utah...
Sating Southeast's 'timber famine'

...most flexible of the state's timber sales and allow the state to continue supporting Southeast's existing mills, State Forester Chris Maisch said.Right now, this type of sale - called a "118" - can only be used when there's extra state timber in...
State | Local | AK legislature
Pendleton named as new regional forester

...Beth Pendleton was appointed regional forester for the Forest Service Alaska Region...Tidwell announced last week. As regional forester, Pendleton will oversee management of...Rocky Mountain Region deputy regional forester and as Pacific Southwest research station...
Interim Alaska forester appointed

...Tom Tidwell announced Thursday the appointment of Ruth Monahan as acting regional forester in Alaska. Denny Bschor, who has served as Alaska regional forester for eight years, retires Monday. Monahan currently serves as the Alaska region director...
Alaska Regional Forester names new top staff

JUNEAU - Alaska Forest Service Regional Forester Beth Pendleton recently announced selection of new regional directors for the Information Management program and the Wildlife...


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