As rain soaks Alaska, state's wildland firefighters head south northcentral Washington. Nearly 100 Alaska Division of Forestry overhead personnel, supervisory positions, managers and crew...minimal as rain continues to fall across most of the state. Forestry still maintains initial attack firefighters and equipment across...
Arbor Day celebration to take place downtown

The public is invited to attend the Juneau Urban Forestry Partnership's Arbor Day celebration at noon on May 9 in the Evergreen Cemetery downtown. Mayor Sanford will speak at the event...
Neighbors | Outdoors
State reminds residents of Fourth of July Fire prevention

...said Mike Goyette, Fairbanks Area Forestry Prevention Officer.If you are going...plan to burn debris, visit and adhere to burn...stipulations.The Alaska Division of Forestry would like to remind those who plan on...
My Turn: Tongass officials should look to the future among parties was badly fractured. Uncertainty served no one. Swift, decisive action on the Tongass to fashion a new forestry model will help to provide surety and a new stability. On the Tongass, as elsewhere, the social contract to continue cutting...
Master carver urges young artists to do their formline 'homework' the Thunder Mountain High School Commons), two 10-foot-tall house posts at the U.S. Forest Service's Juneau Forestry Sciences Laboratory and a set of transparent panels that are part of the Seawalk on South Franklin Street.Like Boxley, Price...
Urban forestry conference set for Sept. 20-21 in Anchorage

ANCHORAGE - The Alaska Division of Forestry is pleased to announce the conference, "The...registration link can be found on the Alaska Community Forestry Program's website at
Death Notice: Ronald M. Dippold

...Ronald M. Dippold died Feb. 17 at the age of 78. Born in Cheektowaga, N.Y., Dippold attended Syracuse School of Forestry and served as a Lieutenant Commander in the U.S. Navy before joining the U.S. Forest Service, where he spent...
Death Notices
ACR to host lecture on killer whale location techniques

...lecture on ways researchers locate killer whales in the Gulf of Alaska from noon to 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 19 in the new Forestry Science Lab next to the University of Alaska Southeast campus. University of Alaska Fairbanks graduate student Dan Olsen has...
Board of Forestry to meet in Juneau

The Board of Forestry will meet in Juneau on Tuesday and Wednesday...reports to the board from the Division of Forestry, Department of Fish and Game and the...of Environmental Conservation. Other forestry matters may be added on the agenda...
Board of Forestry to hold meeting and teleconference

ANCHORAGE - The Board of Forestry will meet by teleconference from 1 p...species council and coordination Other forestry matters may be included on the Marty Freeman at the Division of Forestry in Anchorage by phone at 907-269-8467...


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