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Reception to welcome new ranger

...from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. to welcome new Juneau District Ranger Brad Orr. According to a press release, Orr arrived...budgets," Orr said in the press release. As Juneau District Ranger, Orr will oversee USDA Forest Service lands in...
Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center to host three events this week

...Center. On Thursday, March 20, from 5-6:30 p.m. the center will host a public welcome reception for new Juneau District Ranger Brad Orr.On Friday, March 21 at 6:30 p.m. with a repeat at 8 p.m. the weekly Fireside Lecture will...
Changes to glacier tourism wouldn't take effect until 2015

...visitors come to Juneau on cruise ships each year, Juneau District Ranger Marti Marshall said after the meeting. Currently...Glacier is scheduled for 6 p.m. Sept. 19 at the Juneau District Ranger Office, 8510 Mendenhall Loop Road. Comments from...
Tongass trees cut to prepare for road

...compromising our national forest lands," Lindekugel said. SEACC sent a letter on the matter to Tongass National Forest Juneau District Ranger Pete Griffin on Wednesday night, asking him to stop any further clearing activities. Griffin said Thursday that...
Forest Service grants Tongass road access to state

...extended until June 12 because of problems with the electronic comments that were being sent in, Leeds said. Juneau District Ranger Pete Griffin said the letter of concurrence is the Forest Service's way of having a say in how the highway is...
State Briefs

...Forest Service has expanded a public hearing on wilderness recommendations for the Tongass National Forest. Juneau District Ranger Pete Griffin said an open house will be held from 4 to 5 p.m. with a public hearing from 5 to 9 p.m. Tuesday...
Coeur reports on its efforts to open mine

...were noted in Coeur Alaska's report to the U.S. Forest Service. "There were a couple of hiccups," said Juneau District Ranger Pete Griffin, who attended the meeting. The company fixed the problems, though, Griffin said, adding "for...
Outdoors Digest

...intersection are included in the closure. The aging spans could harm trail users and must be restored, according to Juneau District Ranger Pete Griffin. It would be safer for hikers to skirt around the bridges than to try to cross them on foot, Griffin...
Panel offers ATV trail list

...We'll meet after the community meeting to see if minds change at that point," said committee member and Juneau District Ranger Pete Griffin. The work highlights interest and concern about the issue in the community. Heather Bingaman...
Small timber sales near Gustavus are 1st for Tongass

...local demand for lumber. "This is the first of its kind on the Juneau Ranger District," said Pete Griffin, Juneau district ranger for the forest. "We're kind of excited about the possibilities in helping out the small timber operators...


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