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Shooting suspect's immigration history common

...he found the gun on the pier under a T-shirt and it accidentally went off.On Wednesday, the U.S. Bureau of Land Management said the gun used in the killing belonged to one of its rangers. Spokeswoman Dan Wilson said the service weapon had...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-07-09/shooting-suspects-immigration-history
Not For Web
Enough firefighters, say Forestry managers

...wildland firefighters have been stretched thin this summer, but the Alaska Division of Forestry and the Bureau of Land Management's Alaska Fire Service each say they're not accepting any more applications for new hires.On Friday, they issued...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-06-29/enough-firefighters-say-forestry-manage
State
BLM seeks public comments on use of new herbicides

...noxious weeds and other invasive species on Bureau of Land Management-managed public lands, the BLM notified the public...Aminopyralid, Fluroxypyr, and Rimsulfuron on Bureau of Land Management Lands in 17 Western States Programmatic Environmental...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-06-25/blm-seeks-public-comments-use-new-he
Outdoors
Western wildfires: Firefighters battle blazes in 4 states

...but the California mountain town of Markleeville remained on standby for possible evacuations, said the Bureau of Land Management, which is monitoring the fire. Several campgrounds along a highway have been evacuated and Highways 4 and 89 in...

http://juneauempire.com/regional/2015-06-24/western-wildfires-firefighters-battl
Regional News
The fifth annual Yakutat Tern Festival kicks off May 28

...Butcher will discuss conservation actions that can be taken to keep birds safe throughout the year.? Join Regional Land Management Planner Mike Goldstein in exploring the unique timing and migration of Aleutian terns as they travel across the world...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-05-22/fifth-annual-yakutat-tern-festival-k
Outdoors
Conservation groups take Big Thorne fight to higher court

...Wales Island. One case challenged the sale and related road construction. Another challenged parts of the Tongass Land Management Plan that guide the Forest Service's old-growth sale planning.Those lawsuits were consolidated by the court this...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-28/conservation-groups-take-big-thorne-fig
State | Local | AK legislature
Letter: Tongass Advisory Committee has predetermined outcome

...input from stakeholders for their revised Tongass Land Management Plan. However, in doing so the USFS brought them...like to work on coming up with ideas for the Tongass Land Management Plan, and then told "here are the ideas you need to come...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2015-03-25/letter-tongass-advisory-committee-has
Letters
Sealaska talks sustainability, shared success at conference

...leadership) and Wooch.yax (balance, reciprocity and respect). "We translated some cultural values to push land management planning," Mallott said. The goal is to have the lands still plentiful 500 years or more from today. With a goal...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-03-19/sealaska-talks-sustainability-shared-su
Local
Quiet ceremony concludes Sealaska land transfer after years of work

...transfer Friday, culminating decades of negotiations. Bud Cribley, director of the Alaska division of the Bureau of Land Management, attended the ceremony that finalized a 375,000-acre entitlement under the 1971 Alaska Native Claims Settlement...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-03-07/quiet-ceremony-concludes-sealaska-land-
Local
Former mine manager convicted of Clean Water Act violations

...has agreed to pay a $10,000 fine. The recommended sentence includes the possibility of prison time.Bureau of Land Management state director Bud Cribley in a statement said the agency supports responsible development at the mine."We are...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-06/former-mine-manager-convicted-clean-wat
State

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