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Division of Forestry harvests spruce cones for future reforestation

...FAIRBANKS - While many Alaskans focus on berry picking and moose hunting at this time of year, foresters with the Division of Forestry in the Fairbanks area were busy in recent weeks gathering thousands of white spruce cones to provide seeds for future timber...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-09-19/division-forestry-harvests-spruce-co
Outdoors
My Turn: Let's not cook the goose that lays the golden eggs

...advertising. We've also collaborated on innovative community forestry projects that keep timber dollars in the region. Recognizing...old-growth - and jobs - at an unsustainable rate. Community forestry has a vital, if supplemental, economic role to play in Southeast...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-10-16/my-turn-lets-not-cook-goose-lays-gold
Opinion
Spruce cones harvested for Alaska reforestation

ANCHORAGE - Alaska Division of Forestry officials say thousands of white spruce cones have been harvested in the Fairbanks area for future timber sale stock.Officials...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-09-17/spruce-cones-harvested-alaska-reforesta
State
100 Alaska firefighters to help in California

...include Alaska Fire Service crews from St. Michael, Mountain Village, Selawik and Pilot Station. An Alaska Division of Forestry crew from Upper Tanana will also head south.This is the second wave of firefighters heading south this week. Another 100...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-08-13/100-alaska-firefighters-help-california
State
Visions of a quick switch

...This is where Mater comes in. With decades of experience, she was hired by Geos Institute as an expert on sustainable forestry and conservation issues.Using Forest Service data, Mater filtered maps of the Tongass National Forest's 16.8 million...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-09-28/visions-quick-switch
Local
On the Trails: Highbush cranberries

...rough-surfaced, dark, lumpy cankers on the stem. One of the U.S. Forest Service forest pathologists at the Juneau Forestry Sciences Lab very kindly followed up on this observation, sending the specimens to a genetics lab for identification. It...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-09-12/trails-highbush-cranberries
Outdoors
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...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-05-04/arbor-day-celebration-take-place-do
Neighbors | Outdoors
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...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2012-03-16/board-forestry-meet-juneau
Outdoors
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 agenda...contact Marty Freeman at the Division of Forestry in Anchorage by phone at 907-269-8467...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012811/out_777166849.shtml
Outdoors
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 http://forestry.alaska.gov/community/news.htm.For...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2012-08-30/urban-forestry-conference-set-sept-2
Outdoors

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