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Letter: Ambler road study one piece of the puzzle

As the National Park Service's Kyle Joly pointed out in a story on the proposed Ambler road...the U.S Geological Survey, The Wilderness Society and the National Park Service, and focused solely on the potential effects of the road corridor...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2014-12-18/letter-ambler-road-study-one-piece-pu
Letters
Little impact on Ambler road caribou

...Society, the U.S. Geological Survey and the National Park Service has found.Projected habitat loss from three road...range, said study co-author Kyle Joly of the National Park Service. "That's why we're thinking it's not going...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-12-15/little-impact-ambler-road-caribou
State
Made in Alaska: Brice Habeger's 'Swiftwater'

...Alaska" category.The film charts the work of Dr. Douglas Anderson and his team at Igliqtiqsiugvigrua, a site on National Park Service land near the village of Kiana on the Kobuk river. In 2011, the archeologists found human remains on the site...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-12-11/brice-habegers-swiftwater
Art
Whale of a tale gains national attention

...whale named Snow.The 2014 National Park Service Freeman Tilden Award for Excellence...world of Glacier Bay," said National Park Service Director Jonathan B. Jarvis...interpretation and education by National Park Service employees. Nominees are judged...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-12-05/whale-tale-gains-national-attention
Outdoors
Comment deadline nears on NPS proposed regulations

...public comment period for the National Park Service's proposed regulations regarding...according to a release from the National Park Service this week. According to the...documents are available from the National Park Service's web site, http...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-11-28/comment-deadline-nears-nps-proposed-
Outdoors
Reviewing all the options, old and new

...Haines.Soon afterward, the National Park Service raised concerns with Option...ran into problems with the National Park Service and was dropped in 2006...Knowles made his selection, the National Park Service said it had problems with...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-25/reviewing-all-options-old-and-new
Local
Empire Editorial: Give us the whole road

...Skagway - then called Option 2 - were stopped by the National Park Service. The NPS pointed to a section of federal highway...this time built with state money in order to avoid National Park Service objections.There will be lawsuits, arguments...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-11-26/empire-editorial-give-us-whole-road
Opinion
New brew, same beer

...no reason to forbid Juneau from improving its connection to that road network.He blamed "liberals" and "the National Park Service" for changing Skagway to the point that it no longer feels like part of Alaska.Public hearings on the Juneau...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-26/new-brew-same-beer
Local
Sitka Health Summit Planning Day 2014 a success

...the Sitka Tribe of Alaska, Sitka Community Hospital, the Southeast Alaska Regional Health Consortium, and the National Parks Service. Planners also represented a diverse array of local non-profits, commissions, and businesses. Many non-affiliated...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-10-12/sitka-health-summit-planning-day-20
Neighbors
Alaska Science Forum: Fire on the mountain near the Yukon River

...smoldering mountaintop was an oily rock deposit that somehow caught fire.Linda Stromquist, a geologist for the National Park Service, has been trying to untangle the mystery of the Windfall Mountain Fire that burns above the Tatonduk River. She...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-10-10/alaska-science-forum-fire-mountain-n
Outdoors

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