Flipping Douglas Island

...took about 10 years for Goldbelt to obtain the necessary patents for the townships in West Douglas from the Bureau of Land Management. The deal was made official in 1981.Goldbelt logged a portion of West Douglas in the early 2000s, using cables...
My Turn: Sealaska receives new ANCSA land owners in Southeast to help guide sustainable land management practices.We believe that these sustainable practices...throughout Alaska.In Hoonah, Sealaska is leading a land management partnership that includes Huna Totem Corporation...
Murkowski pushes back on federal government

...project, calling it challenged by permitting delays, requirements and current oil prices. The U.S. Bureau of Land Management last week issued a final decision on the project, under which the company said it voluntarily agreed to contribute...
State | AK legislature
BLM clears way for petroleum reserve development

JUNEAU - The U.S. Bureau of Land Management issued a final decision Friday that it said will open the way for the first oil and gas production from federal lands in the National...
State | AK legislature
My Turn: It's time for an Alaska higher education land-grant equivalency plan

...1845, these were Texas public lands. Oil discoveries around the turn of the century began a long history of PUF land management and associated revenues, especially notable when oil was discovered right on PUF land in 1923. PUF earnings were...
Tribe criticizes Walker for support of reserve drilling plan

...8-mile road and parallel pipeline recently won a wetlands permit from the Army Corps of Engineers.The Bureau of Land Management, which oversees the reserve, and Native village of Nuiqsut leaders prefer an alternative development plan that would...
State | AK legislature
USFWS: ANWR wilderness announcement was years in making

...this Plan."DNR spokeswoman Elizabeth Bluemink said the department has a representative involved in all federal land management work in Alaska. Approximately 60 percent of Alaska's land is federally owned, according to the DNR website, making...
State | AK legislature
Federal Subsistence Hunting and Trapping Regulations to change

...national wild and scenic rivers; and national conservation and recreation areas. These lands also include Bureau of Land Management areas that are not part of the national conservation system. Federal subsistence regulations do not apply on State...
Sealaska land bill passes through Congress

...Sealaska Vice President Jaeleen Araujo said. Once the bill becomes law, Sealaska will work with the U.S. Bureau of Land Management and other federal agencies to receive the land conveyances.? Contact reporter Katie Moritz at 523-2294 or at katherine...
Waiting for White Mountains? Good luck!

...Alaska Slam Ultra-Endurance races have found the White Mountains 100 out of reach.The United States Bureau of Land Management caps the field at 65 participants and a waiting list of over 90 athletes is hoping for a competitor to have a change...


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