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Made in Alaska: Greg Chaney's "Empty Chair"

...Chaney got involved with the film after hearing about the memorial project at a city meeting. (Chaney is the city's Lands Manager). Intrigued by Alice and Mary's story, he asked them about making a film and they agreed."I listened to their...
Native Plant Conservation MOU Renewed in Coordination with Western Governors' Association

...and tools through efforts with non-federal partners. The MOU calls for Federal agencies to assist non-Federal land managers in plant conservation and protection efforts. It also calls for innovative partnerships among public and private sectors...
Farm bill includes payments to rural counties for federal land

...said Mike Crapo, R-Idaho. If signed into law, the bill will "allow the focus of private, state and federal land managers to return to improving forest management," Crapo said.Environmental groups called the provision a giveaway to the...
UAS Sitka offers Natural History Seminar Series talk on deer hunting

...the improved understanding of potential causes and consequences of change place hunters, wildlife biologists and land managers in a better position to strategize how to adapt."The UAS Natural History Seminar Series hosts several seminars during...
State considering plan for raising submerged dozer

...Thursday. The company has been cooperating and acting in good faith, he said.Rick Thompson, south-central regional land manager for the state Department of Natural Resources, said the company had contracted with the owner of the bulldozer.Russell...
BLM confirms strategy for old Alaska well cleanup

...been found to address an "environmental crime.""The abandoned wells have been ignored for far too long by federal land managers - the excuse always being that they lacked the money to adequately address the issue," she said by email. "Well...
Part II: What changes are coming to the Willoughby District?

...important to find someone who wanted to pay the trust for using the land. She said that move also bought the trust's land managers a couple of years to figure out what might be done with the land they once hoped would house a new state office complex...
Alaska unveils plan to assess gas, oil in ANWR

...area refers to the coastal plain."State of Alaska land managers have found that 3D seismic data is an indispensable...We believe that it would be very valuable for your land managers to have this data to inform their planning efforts for...
My Turn: The way forward for young growth in the Tongass

...provide the best chance at success. We have charted the path outlined above based on our purview as National Forest land managers. That said, creativity, innovation, and risk can change this trajectory, and is best brought forward by our partners...
Willoughby District may benefit from federal greening program

...on June 12 the program could be applied to the Willoughby District."It was an excellent idea and I commend (city Lands Manager Heather) Marlow for that," Bishop said.To enter, city staff would submit a letter of interest to the Office of...


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