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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...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 scenarios...range, said study co-author Kyle Joly of the National Park Service. "That's why we're thinking it's not going to...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-12-15/little-impact-ambler-road-caribou
State
City merger tightens budget

...department only employs four workers, and there are no plans to hire more. Building maintenance is a higher priority than park service for the department."We have to make choices in what is the highest priority," he said. "There is no gravy, no...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-12-14/city-merger-tightens-budget
Local
Made in Alaska: Brice Habeger's 'Swiftwater'

...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, requiring...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-12-11/brice-habegers-swiftwater
Art
Comment deadline nears on NPS proposed regulations

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

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

...Soon afterward, the National Park Service raised concerns with Option 2...into problems with the National Park Service and was dropped in 2006.Juneau...made his selection, the National Park Service said it had problems with a highway...

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

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

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-11-26/empire-editorial-give-us-whole-road
Opinion
Whale of a tale gains national attention

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

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-12-05/whale-tale-gains-national-attention
Outdoors
New brew, same beer

...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 Access...

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

...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
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