Murkowski: Take roadless rule to Supreme Court

...transmission lines, renewable energy and roads to resources, she said.Large swaths of Revillagigedo, Gravina and Prince of Wales islands are roadless areas, including the sites of two proposed mines on Prince of Wales.The ArcticDiscussed in the...
State | Local
Wild and weird: Small mammals in Southeast

...few islands in Southeast, according to the ADF&G. Similarly, snowshoe hares didn't take to Admiralty or Prince of Wales islands. And the American marten isn't found on Chichagof, Baranof and POW islands.Though scientists now know better...
Discovering an ancient Southeast AK

...1990s. There are more than 100 weirs in southern Southeast. They've found basketry material on Baranof and Prince of Wales islands that's 6,000 years old. "For me one of the exciting things is just seeing how the Tlingit oral narratives...
Greenpeace shows Japanese their link to Tongass

...Among other locations, Greenpeace plans to take the Japanese visitors on flights over Baranof, Chichagof and Prince of Wales islands. In 2004, Japan imported 44 percent of the unprocessed logs that were exported from Southeast Alaska, Paster...
Fossil fuels, geothermal mapped in state report

...mid-quality bituminous.Relatively small exposures can be found on Admiralty, Kupreanof, Kuiu, Zarembo and Prince of Wales islands.Oil and gas deposits are located in the northern Gulf of Alaska basin in the Yakutat terrane. The underexplored...
My Turn: Let's deal with the facts on the Kensington Mine around the Kensington Mine to Cape Fox and Sealaska, for equal value land and mining claims on Revilla and Prince of Wales Islands. Almost the entire area, which extends inland from the northwest portion of Berners Bay, is already legally...

...representatives from four different geographic regions: Interior Alaska, coastal mainland Southeast, Kupreanof Island and Prince of Wales Islands. The results indicated that wolves eat salmon. As might be expected, Southeast Alaska wolves relied more significantly...
Accumulated fragments: The patron saint of American wilderness future missionary work. They began heading west from Wrangell through Sumner Strait between Kupreanof and Prince of Wales Islands, then, turning northward, they paddled up the Kiku Strait, across Prince Frederick's Sound, up Chatham...
Neighbors | 100 Anniversary
Ketchikan invests in its own economic development

...One hundred years ago, a dozen mines operated in the Ketchikan district, on Gravina, Revillagigedo, and Prince of Wales islands and up the Unuk River. Two copper smelters operated on Prince of Wales. Those mines shut down because of the...
Juneau Empire Online Archive Opinion and Letters: Native corporations look to cooperation 4/5/98

...corporations have disputed land and timber issues, and the legal battles over logging rights on Admiralty and Prince of Wales Islands have not always worked to the benefit of the shareholders and Native residents of Southeast Alaska. The difficulties...


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