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Wild and weird: Small mammals in Southeast

...Why?For animals that arrived naturally, it comes down to two things, said Alaska Department of Fish and Game Information Officer Riley Woodford. First, the Taku, Chilkat, Unuk, Stikine and Alsek Rivers serve as corridors for animals. That...
Teri Rofkar to be awarded honorary doctorate by UAS

...uas-sitka-commencement-2006109Refreshments will be served to all attendees following the ceremony.For more information, contact Owen Kindig, public information officer of UAS, at 747-7767 or
My Turn: Alaska Department of Fish and Game, politics or science?

...scientific information to the public through a position different from any of those listed above (e.g., as an information officer, journalist, or teacher/professor): 10. Diplomatic skill Are you are sick of good old boy special interest...
CCFR reinstates Cadet Training Program

...approach the age of 18, they will be encouraged to attend the CCFR Fire Academy, thereby helping to increase the number of Firefighters serving Juneau.? Tom Matthews is the public information officer for Capital City Fire/Rescue.
How to survive in the (Southeast Alaska) wilderness

...night - and successfully spending the night comes down to being prepared says Alaska Department of Fish and Game Information Officer Riley Woodford. Recently, as part of an ongoing series of classes called "Alaskans Afield: Outdoor Skills for...
State reminds residents of Fourth of July Fire prevention

...It only takes a single spark to start a wildfire which put people, homes and other resources at risk.For more information, contact Sam Harrel, Division of Forestry information officer, 907-356-5511 or
Residents prepare to evacuate as fire grows an old burn and it actually slows it down," said Brad Nelson, Central Emergency Services health and safety information officer. "But, in this case it is slowing it down."Terri Kunz, who lives near Mile 9 of Funny River Road, stopped...
Agencies ask motorists to avoid 'animal jams'

...but not far enough ? and people are popping out to watch bears by the road," said Juneau-based ADF&G information officer Riley Woodford.Similar issues occur on road systems statewide. In the Southcentral region, Dall sheep, moose...
Skagway floating dock sinks now on the bottom of the sea floor today, officials with the Alaska Department of Transportation confirmed. Information officer Jeremy Woodrow said the cause of the malfunction of the float is unknown at this time, but two state engineers...
Thursday grass fire prompts fire danger reminder

...Firefighters discovered a fire had grown from slash piles and spread onto the adjoining hillside, said CCFR Public Information Officer Tom Matthews.Matthews said six firefighters doused the grass fire with 1,000 gallons of water, but it had...


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