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Alaska Digest

...of the original lake be restored to their previous status as navigable waters of the United States. Rain returns to Juneau forest JUNEAU - People who enjoyed two sunny, 80-degree afternoons will have a while to wait for a chance at another...
Season's outlook: not berry good

...heading into town." Berries are an important food source for migratory birds such as the thrushes that pass through Juneau forests in the fall, said Bob Armstrong, local biologist and naturalist. The birds play an important role in distributing...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...predators and brood parasites (which lay their eggs in other birds' nests) and also reduced food supplies. Around Juneau, forest edges commonly harbor relatively high populations of Steller's jays and red squirrels, which are notorious predators...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...are best off if harvest plans are noncontroversial, the head of the U.S. Forest Service said during a visit to Juneau. Forest chief discusses management 050499 Bizspot 1 2 The Juneau Empire Online With the mood of the country shifting toward...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...while his license was suspended/canceled/ or revoked. All charges stem from alleged offense of June 1 at or near Juneau. Forest S. Haven, 24, of Metlakatla, was found guilty of driving in violation of a restricted license stemming from an...
Neighbors Digest

...a sponsor and will periodically feature Parks on their show during the tour. Crystal Lake camp set for next week JUNEAU - Forest Service naturalists are holding a Crystal Lake Day Camp, on rocks minerals, and glaciers in the Tongass, from July...

...Clackamas, Ore. Richard Francis Marks III and Amy Tausili of Juneau. Kory Wade Lanz and Jacqueilne Won Mercado of Juneau. Forest Ray and Jordan Pflugh Kraft of Brooklyn, N.Y. Victor Morales-Johnson, of San Andres Island, Colombia, and...
Jeepers creepers: Often-hidden bird breaks bird count record

...year on the bird count, it sometimes is not seen at all, even though this species is probably fairly widespread in Juneau forests. The brown creeper is found throughout most of the Lower 48 and also inhabits mountain forests as far south as Nicaragua...
Forest Explorers to study grasses, sedges, rushes

JUNEAU - Forest Explorers groups will learn how to recognize the differences between th various types of sedges, grasses and rushes growing in...
Forest Service job changes on the way

...the Forest Service's regional office in Juneau, said she doesn't expect the reorganization to have an impact on Juneau Forest Service jobs. The regional office, run by Acting Regional Forester Jim Caplan, oversees Tongass operations as well...


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