http://sealaska.com

Refine Search

  •  
  •  
Yellow cedar under consideration for endangered species protection

...and if we don't start addressing our greenhouse gas emissions, we're going to lose yellow cedars," she said.Owen Graham, executive director of the Alaska Forest Association, a timber industry trade association, said no listing is warranted...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-04-10/yellow-cedar-under-consideration-end
Outdoors
Study: Tongass transition stalled

...service - and taxpayers - a total $57 million. Alaska Forest Association Executive Director and timber industry expert Owen Graham said he was so flummoxed by that number he called the Forest Service himself, and said they told him it cost about...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-19/study-tongass-transition-stalled
Local
Industry could suffer if Big Thorne stalls

...is the only remaining mid-sized mill in Southeast. As recently as 2008, there were three mills of its size, said Owen Graham, Alaska Forest Association executive director. He fears the death of the industry if things don't change soon...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-09-08/industry-could-suffer-if-big-thorne-sta
Local
Scientists ask Obama to protect old growth forest

...where they are still clear-cutting old growth," said John Schoen, a former state of Alaska research biologist.Owen Graham, director of the Alaska Forest Association, said the Forest Service has been carefully planning appropriate timber...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-06-25/scientists-ask-obama-protect-old-growth
State
Scientists ask Obama to protect old growth forest

...where they are still clear-cutting old growth," said John Schoen, a former state of Alaska research biologist.Owen Graham, director of the Alaska Forest Association, said the Forest Service has been carefully planning appropriate timber...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-06-26/scientists-ask-obama-protect-old-growth
State
Viking Lumber wins Big Thorne contract, again

...goes to 30 other U.S. states and 20 percent goes to overseas markets, Alaska Forest Association Executive Director Owen Graham said in a previous Empire report. The Southeast Alaska Conservation Council says it's time for the Forest Service...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-02/viking-lumber-wins-big-thorne-contract-
Local
Letter to the Editor: Bad assumptions make bad decisions on timber

...young trees mature, just as the Forest Service has planned since the days of Gifford Pinchot and Teddy Roosevelt.? Owen Graham is the Executive Director of the Alaska Forest Association in Ketchikan.

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2014-08-28/letter-editor-bad-assumptions-make-ba
Letters
Obsolete logging practices

Alaska Forest Association spokesman Owen Graham's statement that Silver Bay's problem is timber supply is bunk. Right now, Silver Bay owns 16 timber sales, totaling over...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/020403/let_letter1.shtml
Opinion
Mills don't want Couverden timber

Having read the letter to the editor on Sunday, Feb. 29 by Owen Graham, Alaska Forest Association spokesperson, I immediately thought of the old adage - repeat the lie often enough and it becomes...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/030904/let_letter1.shtml
Opinion
My Turn: Forestry complaints are hollow

This is spurred by remarks I heard about a month ago on KTOO by Owen Graham, director of the Alaska Forest Association (AFA), the statewide trade association for timber interests, and more recently...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/070604/opi_myturn.shtml
Opinion

CONTACT US

  • 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

ADVERTISING

SUBSCRIBER SERVICES

SOCIAL NETWORKING