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Exploring our own backyard

...Wilderness, he focused on the visitor industry, posing the question: "can we love wilderness to death?"In the Karta River chapter, he focuses on encounters."I talk about the different user groups I came in contact with and how that is...
Better late than never

...and river systems that include lakes, Harding said. Some of the Panhandle's more productive systems, such as the Karta River on Prince of Wales Island or the Situk River near Yakutat, can support runs of hundreds or thousands of fish. Larger...
Residents balk at plan to limit Stikine traffic

...Tongass National Forest Chuck River Wilderness Coronation, Maurelle and Warren Islands Endicott River Wilderness Karta River Wilderness Kootznoowoo Wilderness Misty Fiords National Monument Petersburg Creek-Duncan Salt Chuck Wilderness Pleasant...
My Turn: Take a look at the wild side

...On Prince of Wales Island, Google Craig, Klawock, and Thorne River, zoom in on them and take a look. Then do "Karta River," the only piece of wilderness on North POW and a small piece at that. Then compare the dark side to the wild side...
Putting the spotlight on sockeye salmon

...Admiralty Island is the only island stock that is characterized by juveniles that rear in a salt chuck. Adults in the Karta River on Prince of Wales are unusually large, but those associated with Benzeman Lake on Baranof Island are unusually small...
Juneau Empire Online Archive Local News: Culture is the question 1/21/98

... However, the plan could affect management of steelhead in the Situk River near Yakutat or sockeye salmon on the Karta River on Prince of Wales Island, he said. According to Thompson, increased federal jurisdiction would have little effect...


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