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My Turn: Protecting salmon in a changing climate

...generations to come, but other streams are warming and will continue to do so until salmon runs fail. Successful resource management requires that our state biologists know which streams are which.In Alaska, we are starting to take the steps...
Science, not politics needed at the Dep't of Fish and Game

...sustained yield management through education and hands on experience. Maw holds a doctorate in forestry and natural resource management, a master's degree in education of outdoor recreation and a bachelor's degree in zoology, animal ecology...
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...
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...
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...
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...
SHI to sponsor lecture on new research on ancient herring populations

...director of SHI's Culture and History Department, in a release. The study may be an invaluable tool to improve resource management of herring fisheries, said Smythe, noting herring are considered to be a depleted resource here."By looking...


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