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Salmon return, US Forest Service closes backside of Steep Creek Trail

...trail with limited visibility, they tend to stay in the open longer," Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center naturalist Laurie Craig said. Hikers and bikers should realize that with the closure in place there is no access to the visitor center area...
Slow down or hit a big bump at glacier

...installed on the road to the glacier and seem to be doing their job, said lead Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center naturalist Laurie Craig. On Wednesday afternoon, locals sped over the first set of cushions, some becoming airborne, she said, but they...
'TODAY Show' at glacier attracts 1,500 fans

...m., the broadcast had wrapped up and people were starting to leave the pavilion. Visitor center lead naturalist Laurie Craig said it was great to have the place swarmed with locals. During the summer, the glacier is the hottest tourist destination...
Alaskan survival story

...praying in the Observatory Room just hoping the rescue people would get there as fast as possible."Tyra and her boss, Laurie Craig, stayed on the phone with 911 dispatchers as CCFR rushed to the scene. They helped the boat get to the right location...
Juneauites learn how to survive a fall through the ice

...falling into icy waters."It's essential to saving lives (to know how to react when someone falls through)," said Laurie Craig, the lead naturalist at the visitor center. "People go through all the time. People have gone through almost every...
Thanks from the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center

...KTOO, KINY and affiliates and the Juneau Empire for publicizing the lecture series. Without their help our audiences would not be as well-informed.Juneau is enriched by the contributions of all these people. We thank them all.Laurie Craig
Ice safety training Saturday at glacier visitor center this valuable session for the public to let people know the dangers of being on Mendenhall Lake and other places that appear safe but harbor truly hazardous conditions for the unwary," said Laurie Craig, the visitor center naturalist.
Fireside Lectures 2014

...communicate what that means to hundreds of thousands of visitors and residents," he said.Visitor Center Lead Naturalist Laurie Craig said the lectures "(feel) like hosting a party every Friday night where folks are educated and entertained at the...
USFS to host ice safety training, demo at glacier Visitor Center

...being on Mendenhall Lake and other places that appear safe but harbor truly hazardous conditions for the unwary," Laurie Craig, visitor center naturalist, said. "We are grateful to Capital City Fire and Rescue staff for sharing their expertise...
Educational meeting looks to help user groups see eye to eye

...There will also be instruction on how to release a pet that has been caught in a trap, though such incidents are rare. Laurie Craig, the lead naturalist at the visitor center, said in an email this week that she attended a similar workshop held a...


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