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Whale of a tale gains national attention

...Kelly and Melissa's exhibits provide a glimpse into the underwater world of Glacier Bay," said National Park Service Director Jonathan B. Jarvis in a statement. "They illustrate how national parks are classrooms without walls - where story...
Unmanned aircraft prohibited in America's National Parks

National Park Service Director Jonathan B. Jarvis signed a policy memorandum this week that directs superintendents nationwide to prohibit launching, landing...
Park Service says drones could disturb wildlife

...wildlife disturbance and potentially disturbance to visitors who are also utilizing that parking lot."National Park Service Director Jonathan Jarvis on Friday directed park superintendents to ban unmanned aircraft in national parks. Spokesman Jeffrey...
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Legislative Roundup: March 16, 2014

...Interior Secretary must approve an exploration plan if it meets necessary requirements.A regional Fish and Wildlife Service director found, and the agency's director affirmed, that the authorization for an exploration program on the refuge's...
State | AK legislature
Park Service director endorses Alaska fish

This editorial first ran in the Fairbanks Daily News-miner on July 28:Jon Jarvis, director of the National Park Service, knows something about Alaska and its salmon fisheries, having served five years in the mid 1990s as superintendent of the Wrangell-St. Elias National Park, whose western border is the salmon-stuffed Copper River.
State appeals Interior denial of ANWR plan

...Geoffrey Haskett, the Alaska regional Fish and Wildlife Service director, to reject the state's application.The appeal...petroleum.Parnell said if the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service director rejects the state's proposal and the decision is...
The Empty Chair Project receives grant for $80,000

...our failures such as the dark history of the internment of Japanese Americans during World War II," National Park Service Director Jonathan B. Jarvis said in a press release. "We make these grants so that present and future generations are reminded...
King Cove village's delegation meets with Salazar on refuge road

...of gasoline.A delegation from King Cove met with Salazar in his Washington office, along with Fish and Wildlife Service director Dan Ashe, Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs Kevin Washburn and Deputy Interior Secretary David Hayes. The...
Gustavus looks to D.C. to keep Glacier Bay Lodge open

...trying to find a way to make sure people visit."Sen. Mark Begich also sent a letter June 19 to National Park Service Director John Jarvis expressing concern about the potential closure of the Glacier Bay Lodge. ? Contact reporter Jennifer...
State | Local
Groups seek decision on southeast wolves

...the Alexander Archipelago wolf population."In a letter to Interior Secretary Sally Jewell and Fish and Wildlife Service Director Dan Ashe, the groups said large-scale logging poses a threat because it fragments low-elevation forests that...


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