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Gastineau Elementary students clean up trail for Earth Day

...only thing that's not standard is that every screw, or every other screw, is installed by kids," Miller said. Peter Cross, a parent and USFS employee, has been a major contributor to the project by donating supplies such as shovels for...
Outsiders: Peter Cross

Outsiders is a weekly feature of the Juneau Empire.
Photo: Making way for wheelchairs

Steve Ricci, left, and Peter Cross work Monday on the Boy Scout Camp Trail. The project to make the trail wheelchair-accessible is nearly complete. The 1.5-mile trail begins at about mile 27 Glacier Highway, near the Herbert River. | | |
Photo: North Douglas firewood

Jane Terry lifts a cut tree as she and Peter Cross cut and collect firewood along North Douglas Highway near False Outer Point on Monday. The roadside trees have been cut for an AEL&P project, and Terry and Cross were making use of the downed and free wood.
Thanks for volunteers at Winter Jamboree from Juneau Youth Services, for building the snow slide and benches; Don Abel, for donating the bonfire wood; Peter Cross from the Forest Service; for donating wood; Amy Nye from Discovery Southeast, for leading the snowshoe naturalist...
...for dinner and auction help

...Tram/Goldbelt Corporation, Division of Parks and Outdoor Recreation of the Alaska Department of Natural Resources, Peter Cross, James and Christine King, Mary Lou King, Mark Wilke and family, Lynn Shepherd and others helped conduct the event...
Peterson Lake Trail to get long-overdue makeover

...backcountry cabins. The trail has been overdue for maintenance for several years, Trails Field Operations Supervisor Peter Cross said. "There are spots where you're hiking in mud up to your knees," Cross said. Cross likes his work with the...
New Trail dedicated at Gastineau Elementary

...trail stretches nearly quarter mile and includes a bridge and culvert over a stream.A special trophy was presented to Peter Cross, who Miller said was one of the "guiding forces" behind the creation of the trail. It was a trophy made out of a...
Thank you to National Lands Day volunteers

...environmental education, there are organizations who help with this effort year-round. Under the supervision of Peter Cross, Ron Marvin, Laurie Craig and other USFS and local volunteers, we were able to help contribute to the everyday environmental...
Service to the Corps

...AmeriCorps member, at or 790-3091; or U.S. Forest Service field operations supervisor Peter Cross at 789-6265. Other projects Furthermore, three local AmeriCorps members serving at the Department of Transportation...


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