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Groups seek decision on southeast wolves

...wolves, which are found on Prince of Wales Island and are genetically distinct from other wolves in the Tongass National Forest.Service spokeswoman Andrea Madeiros says the agency is preparing a response.A listing could affect future logging sales...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-11-13/groups-seek-decision-southeast-wolves
State
Scientist takes closer look at Sunday landslide in Sitka

...just as Kevin Knox, 41, and his girlfriend, Maggie Gallin, 28, returned from fishing in a rowboat to the National Forest Service cabin at Redoubt Lake, about 15 miles southwest of Sitka.The cabin is surrounded by mountain slopes and rocky...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-05-16/scientist-takes-closer-look-sunday-land
State
Are we losing our Forest Service cabins?

In the 1960s and '70s, the National Forest Service started building public-use cabins for the purpose of allowing people a way to enjoy the national forests. That is what they...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052606/let_20060526004.shtml
Opinion
Community briefs

...Forest Service records show several hundred commercial crabpots and associated coils of rope have been abandoned on National Forest Service lands in the Tracy Arm-Fjords Terror Wilderness Area. Impoundment of this equipment will be effected in early...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052699/Com_briefs.html
Comm
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Forest Service records show several hundred commercial crabpots and associated coils of rope have been abandoned on National Forest Service lands in the Tracy Arm-Fjords Terror Wilderness Area. Impoundment of this equipment will be effected in early...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052699/Com_briefs.shtml
At the glacier

...Rafferty finish up theirs during the weekly Kids Day on Saturday at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitors Center. The National Forest Service sponsors the children's activities as a way for kids to learn about nature. The program is open to all and...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/073105/loc_20050731008.shtml
News
Volunteering on vacation

...vacation for you. Volunteer Vacations are weeklong work parties offered through the WTA in association with the National Forest Service. "This is just a great way to give something back," said WTA crew leader Tim Van Beek. "You meet a lot of...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051505/out_20050515022.shtml
Outdoors
USFS plans new building on Back Loop Road

...Klondike Avenue, just south of the Mendenhall Glacier Recreation Area. "It's a setting that's appropriate to a national Forest Service office," said District Ranger Pete Griffin. "It gives us an opportunity to locate all our facilities in one...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/060302/loc_usfs.shtml
News
Park plans win support at Assembly committees

...director of the Engineering Department's request that the Assembly signal support for an application to the National Forest Service for a "technical assistance grant" that would benefit a proposed off-highway vehicle park near Bridget Cove...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2012-08-21/park-plans-win-support-assembly-committ
Local
5th day in 80s breaks record

...Alaska has been hot enough and dry enough that the National Forest Service established fire restrictions in the Tongass National...fire and forest management staff officer for the National Forest Service in Petersburg, said Tongass fire restrictions...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062304/loc_heatwave.shtml
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