Refine Search

My Turn: Public voices stifled in resource management

...Not only does such legislation call into question our state government's commitment to responsible, balanced resource management, but its commitment to our constitutional rights as Alaskans. Perhaps the most disturbing and undemocratic aspect...
Resource depletion as resource management

The prevailing political ideology of Alaska has its roots in resource depletion disguised as resource management - from gold mining in the Klondike to fish traps in Southeast Alaska to oil and gas drilling on the North Slope to the 50-year...
Group meeting to aid in Tongass transition

...old growth to young growth timber harvesting."This committee is leading the way in figuring out how land and resource management can sustain and benefit communities while also conserving intact ecosystems," Andrew Thoms, executive director...
UAF to receive $1M gift

...the DIPAC board and chair of its scholarship committee. "Ladd had tremendous dedication to both education and resource management, especially in terms of a relationship with the university to support research."Wertheimer described the first...
Denali road crews juggle access with protection

...Weibel's description, that balance is more like a pendulum that swings slowly back and forth between increased resource management or expanded public access. The motion of that pendulum depends on numerous factors, from the attitude of the...
Begich advocates the Alaskan way in Sitka

...while he pushes for more."Begich discussed successes in Washington like Veteran Affairs reform and the Water Resource Management bill. Both of these, he said, are particularly important to Alaskans because of the remoteness of some veterans...
Professors pick Woodgate as model environmental science graduate

...moved to Alaska and began her degree in natural resource management at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. Now, 12...from there I went to Fairbanks to pursue natural resource management," Woodgate said. "Shortly after that my husband...
Ancient herring may hold clues to current resource management

...current data only dating back to the mid 1900s, Moss' research and findings may hold the solution to improve resource management of herring fisheries. The lecture is free but attendees are welcome to donate to the construction of the Walter...
Herring the hot topic of upcoming UAF lecture

...colonialism and the narrowing of Indigenous resource utilization." Menzies' primary research interests are natural resource management (primarily fisheries related), production of anthropological films, maritime anthropology of north coast British...
Empire Editorial: Economies, like species, must evolve or die

...that make up the Tongass. The Clinton-era Roadless Rule is a once-size-fits-all approach to wildlife and resource management that doesn't make sense in Alaska. Without the exemption, which Alaska had from 2003 to 2011, the state has...


  • 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