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My Turn: Why governor trimmed some federal funds

...450,000 was from Exxon Valdez Oil Spill funds. The money was to purchase land on Northern Afognak Island for the Perenosa Bay project. This decision was philosophical - the governor doesn't believe federal funds should be used to purchase...
Groups lend helping hand to Alaska's Afognak Island elks

...finalized this summer, cost $4 million and includes three parcels of land - a 2,200-acre section just west of Perenosa Bay at the northern tip of the island and two old-growth Sitka spruce forests totaling 2,000 acres adjacent to Afognak...
Wildlife haven pits governor against the rest

PERENOSA BAY, Alaska - If sea mammals, birds of...a shared heaven, it might look like Perenosa Bay. This place is a way to make money off land around Perenosa Bay is for the state to buy it and it be...
Alaska Digest

...government will join with private foundations for a fourth time to buy Alaska Native corporation land on Afognak Island near Perenosa Bay, the Department of Interior said Friday. The purchase, when complete, will protect public access to more than 100...
Groups to buy more Afognak land for conservation purposes

...corporation land on Afognak Island near Perenosa Bay, the Department of Interior said...judged that protecting land around Perenosa Bay offers greater benefits than protecting...three rivers with salmon runs in Perenosa Bay will be protected, he said. Three...
Juneau Empire Online Archive Local News: State and local briefs 4/3/98

...murrelets and pigeon guillemots all rely on the Afognak lands. The purchase includes land bordering Shuyak Strait and Perenosa Bay, as well as tracts surround popular Pauls Lake and Laura Lake. Members unanimously approved the Afognak acquisition...


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