Sign of spring: Geese arrive in Fairbanks

...Field, artist and outdoor observer Dan Kennedy noticed a swan downstream in the Chena River behind the Bureau of Land Management building. He said it was most likely a trumpeter.Kennedy saw a woodchuck earlier in the week. The hibernator is...
Juneau runners cruise through White Mountains endurance race

...were due to heavy spring break traffic by snow machines and recreational skiers and grooming efforts by the Bureau of Land Management."I was out there a while," Nagel said. "I had some cramping issues from mile 35 through 62. I was ready to...
Report finds no laws broken in mine investigation

...EPA and the U.S. Bureau of Land Management made supervisors available for...criminal investigator and Bureau of Land Management ranger.In addition to the supervisors...the agency and the Bureau of Land Management provided a report on the law...
State | AK legislature
Navajo family fighting to stay on monument land

...the family has an advocate in Democratic U.S. Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick. The congresswoman said that while federal land-management policies have evolved over the years, "we cannot forget that the people who have emerged with the land are inseparable...
New DNR Land Records search portal released

...survey records from the State Recorder's Office, Master Title Plats, federal surveys and the U.S. Bureau of Land Management's Land Information System, as well as DNR's Land Administration System, Alaska Mapper and other DNR systems...
My Turn: The Tongass needs your voice

...year on a strategy for transitioning the timber program, specifically through a modification of the 2008 Tongass Land Management Plan.Because of the breadth and diversity of interests in the Tongass National Forest and the array of resources...
Sea ice decline and permafrost thaw create goose habitat in Arctic Alaska

...very helpful in determining areas that may need special considerations when planning for potential industrial development on the North Slope," Debbie Nigro, a wildlife biologist with the Bureau of Land Management in Fairbanks, said.
USFS seeks candidates for new Tongass Federal Advisory Committee

...result of both the five-year review of the Tongass Land Management Plan and a July memorandum from the Secretary of Agriculture...Committee may also inform modification of the Tongass Land Management Plan.The U.S. Forest Service invites persons...
Senate committee OKs saving Saint Mary's cabin

...Senate committee.William Alstrom's cabin is about 31 miles northwest of his village. The federal Bureau of Land Management said the cabin had to go because it is illegally located on the Andreafsky Wilderness in the Yukon Delta National...
State news in brief

...scheduledJUNEAU - A planned lease sale for the National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska will go on as scheduled.Bureau of Land Management spokeswoman KJ Mushovic confirmed the news on Thursday, following the end of the partial federal government shutdown...


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