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North Fork Katlian River area closed to mountain goat hunting

SITKA - Biologists have called for an emergency closure of the mountain goat hunt on the North Fork of the Katlian River a portion of the Unit 4 registration goat hunt (RG150), effective on Tuesday, Dec. 24. In a release...
Oldest park ranger in US, 93, considers future

...along Glacier's Going to the Sun Road.In 1991, new North Fork District Ranger Scott Emmerich needed a host at the Kintla...constant supervision in the isolated area east of the North Fork of the Flathead River.Emmerich was familiar with Ruterbories...
High court rejects challenge to roadless rule

...allowing more flexibility to allow for the thinning of forests to help ski resort expansion and coal mining in the North Fork region.Colorado Mining Association President Stuart Sanderson said the Supreme Court action is disappointing but limited...
Bear attacks man, dog not far from Anchorage neighborhood

...incident should remind people that both brown and black bears roam the Chugach Mountains foothills, especially near the North Fork of Campbell Creek and its run of spawning salmon, she said. Paterna said he plans to carry a larger can of bear spray...
Northwest Digest

...with Premier Gordon Campbell several months ago to talk about a proposed exploratory coal mine in the headwaters of the North Fork Flathead River. The location of the proposed mine is an area that has been under dispute by the two countries for decades...
Alaska Digest

...NorthStar Energy Group Inc. The gas exploration company holds leases on the lower peninsula east of Anchor Point near the north fork of the Anchor River. Northstar envisions building a transmission line from its wells to Anchor Point. There, Enstar...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...55 miles northwest of Fairbanks. Seven smoke jumpers, meanwhile, were working against a 5,700-acre fire on the North Fork of the Fortymile River, in the eastern Interior, in efforts to protect a historic cabin, Williams said. ``There...
Northwest Digest

...trying to decide how it relates to everything." The grizzly killed by an unnamed hunter on Sept. 3 was shot in the North Fork of the Clearwater Drainage, three miles from the Montana border, about 20 miles north of the wilderness boundary and...
Goat hunting to end early on part of Baranof Island

...emergency order from the Alaska Department of Fish & Game will end mountain goat hunting season early in the area near the north fork of the Katlian River on Baranof Island.The hunt will now close at 11:59 p.m. tomorrow. It had been schedule to...
Biologists recovering from helicopter crash

...that pilot Rick Swisher of Fairbanks has arm and back injuries. He says it's unclear what caused the crash on the North Fork of the Clearwater River. The biologists were attempting to dart wolves, elk and moose from the helicopter to put on...


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