Refine Search

Letter: The downfall of the timber budget

...away to benefit someone in a distant land - "colonialism" indeed, as Mr. Olson states.Documents obtained by Lynn Canal Conservation in Haines under the Alaska Public Records Act indicate that the driving force behind the push to cut all available...
Haines Highway project under revision

...would mostly keep the highway speed limit at 55 mph; several curves would have a lower advisory speed limit. Lynn Canal Conservation board member George Figdor said adjusting the speed limit on the road would be more reasonable than filling certain...
Keep wildlife as preserve's priority

...of bald eagles in their natural habitat. The Chilkat Bald Eagle Preserve is a spectacular, world-class resource. Eagles and salmon should remain the priority in managing the preserve. Nancy Berland Lynn Canal Conservation Haines
My turn: Kensington practices exceed requirements

...boundaries. The lake, which is a concern to Lynn Canal Conservation, Southeast Alaska Conservation Council and the...vocabulary. It was put there by entities such as Lynn Canal Conservation, SEACC, Sierra Club and others who wish to control...
Groups object to opening Haines mountain to motorized access

...residents have written comments regarding Mulford's proposal, with nearly 95 percent supporting nonmotorized use. Lynn Canal Conservation spokesman George Figdor said Southeast already has ample opportunities for older or disabled visitors to reach...
Conservationists challenge Haines jet boats in court

...filed the suit on behalf of Lynn Canal Conservation, Southeast Alaska Conservation...issues coordinator for Lynn Canal Conservation, said there is visual evidence...Dan Saddler said. "The Lynn Canal (Conservation) has announced they want...
It's about affordable transportation

...environmental damage that a road out of Juneau will cause. I would challenge the Sierra Club, Friends of Berners Bay, Lynn Canal Conservation, Friends of the Ocean, Alaska Transportation Priorities Project, etc., to prove that the ferries in Alaska...
More suits filed against jet boats in Chilkat River

...Juneau Superior Court Judge Patricia Collins, was filed on behalf of the Haines-based environmental group, Lynn Canal Conservation, as well as Native elder Joe Hotch and the Southeast Alaska Conservation Council. The second case, filed Monday...
Haines man plots 92-mile protest swim

...for fuel, supplies and his support crew, but the Southeast Alaska Conservation Council and the Haines-based Lynn Canal Conservation group have jumped aboard to recruit volunteers and raise money. Vick hopes to have two boats, a Zodiac and three...
Ex-governor, others want jet-boat permit for Chilkat changed to include seasonal restrictions

...Resources during the Knowles administration. The petition sent to the state parks division Monday was spearheaded by Lynn Canal Conservation, a Haines environmental group, which also filed an July 5 appeal of the tour boat permit. Among the petitioners...


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback