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Agents likely drunk in W.H. incident

...What were they thinking?For months new Secret Service Director Joseph Clancy had been warning agents and officers...earlier this year.All this just months after Secret Service Director Julia Pierson was ousted in the aftermath of a series...
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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...
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...
Budget increase proposed for National Park Service centennial year

...millions of Americans to find their park by visiting a park and sharing their favorite park story," said National Park Service Director Jonathan B. Jarvis. "This budget will prepare the National Park Service to ensure that every one of those visitors...
USFWS: ANWR wilderness announcement was years in making

...Refuge as untouchable "wilderness" shouldn't have come as a surprise to Alaskans, a U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service director said.Since 2011, both the Alaska Department of Natural Resources and the Department of Fish and Game have had...
State | AK legislature
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
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...
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.
Photo: Recognizing a job well done

...Michael Reid Hunter is presented with the Customer Service Award from Janice Holst, vocational service director, and Candy Behrends, club service director, as President Pam Brewer looks on. The Juneau Gastineau Rotary will acknowledge Hunter's...


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