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Egan's attempt to save Haines forestry office fails in Senate

...includes Haines, included an amendment in a forestry bill that would have required a forester...Legislature call for the elimination of state forestry jobs across Southeast as a cost-cutting...Haines office and the elimination of two forestry jobs there.Haines State Forest, at...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-04-17/egans-attempt-save-haines-forestry-offi
State | AK legislature
Southeast forest plan meetings scheduled

The Alaska Division of Forestry is continuing its public hearings on the draft Southeast State Forest Plan...Terminal in Coffman Cove.Copies of the draft are available online at http://forestry.alaska.gov/whatsnew.htm

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-04-15/southeast-forest-plan-meetings-schedule
Local
Summer internships available with Alaska USFS

...the Forest Service Regional Partnership Office and the Juneau Forestry Sciences Lab. Both positions are for 12 weeks, beginning June...specific experience, training, and interests.The Juneau Forestry Sciences Lab Research Internship, according to the release...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-04-17/summer-internships-available-alaska-
Outdoors
Celebrate Earth Day at the glacier

...Indians of Alaska, Dick Callahan, Discovery Southeast, AmeriCorps, Friends of Recycling, Juneau Raptor Center, Juneau Urban Forestry Partnership, and Southeast Alaska Conservation Council as exhibitors.Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center is closed during...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-04-17/celebrate-earth-day-glacier
Outdoors
Board of Forestry to meet March 23-24

The Board of Forestry will meet in Juneau and by teleconference...March 23 and 24 to discuss statewide forestry issues and participate in a forest fisheries...attend. The board will discuss statewide forestry issues from 8:30 a.m. to 12:15...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-03-06/board-forestry-meet-march-23-24
Outdoors
State forestry to be managed from Fairbanks

...state's timber program, the state's two forestry regions - Coastal and Northern - will...positions would remain.State Division of Forestry area offices would be consolidated through...Resources eliminated Southeast's state forestry positions and timber program completely...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-12/fairbanks-would-control-state-forestry
State
Forest Service to host Earth Day celebration April 18 at Mendenhall Glacier

...Indians of Alaska, Dick Callahan, Discovery Southeast, AmeriCorps, Friends of Recycling, Juneau Raptor Center, Juneau Urban Forestry Partnership, and Southeast Alaska Conservation Council as exhibitors.Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center is closed during...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-04-15/forest-service-host-earth-day-celebration
Art
Gov. declares April 11-17 as 'Wildland Fire Prevention and Preparedness Week'

...burning, and burn barrels at: http://forestry.alaska.gov/burn/ and http...Firewise Alaska brochure (http://forestry.alaska.gov/pdfs/firewise09...knowledgeable staff at the local Division of Forestry office. The Alaska Firewise brochure...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-04-10/gov-declares-april-11-17-wildland-fi
Outdoors
Draft Southeast State Forest Plan available for comment

KETCHIKAN ? The Division of Forestry is seeking public comment on the...plan describes how the Division of Forestry intends to manage the 33 units of...timber management.The Division of Forestry is actively managing this new state...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-03-13/draft-southeast-state-forest-plan-av
Outdoors
Correction

A story in the Thursday edition of the Empire, "Fairbanks to control state forestry," said Sen. Bert Stedman, R-Sitka, was part of a group of Southeast legislators who sent a letter to the House Finance committee...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-15/correction
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