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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...
Living & Growing: An interdependent web

I grew up the daughter of two foresters, with the Chugach National Forest as my backyard. Some of my earliest memories involve the outdoors and spending time in the...
Ideal growing conditions lead to Fairbanks birch seed boom

FAIRBANKS - A rusty brown substance is covering snow melting in Fairbanks, and foresters say it's good news for people with allergies.The substance is a massive crop of birch seeds, produced by trees growing in...
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...
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...
Empire Editorial: Legislature's logjam puts control in hands of cities, boroughs

...kills funding for two state foresters in the state's largest state...fisheries and tourism.The foresters in Haines manage timber sales...prevention. Without those foresters, the state forest will be...or Ketchikan, unless state forester Chris Maisch can scrape together...
Today In Sports History for June 5-6

...three consecutive Belmont Stakes winners, when he rides Panique to victory. He previously won with George Kinney (1883) and Forester (1882). McLaughlin repeats his feat in 1886-88. McLaughlin's triple is matched by jockey Laffit Pincay Jr. in 1984...
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...
Tongass plan makes its debut

...young growth is studied and adjusted as necessary. It asks for changes in leadership, with more power given to regional foresters. "This runs counter to the current culture in which District Rangers, in order to be safe and not take any risk, simply...
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...


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