Artist-In-Residence program underway at Ernest Gruening State Historical Park its first resident artist as part of the Alaska State Parks Artist-In-Residence Pilot Program based at Ernest...copy of the application, contact David Griffin, Alaska State Parks, 907-269-8696, or
My Turn: Munoz-Gruening Artist-in-Residence Program shines light on local artists

...required to provide a statement of purpose, explaining the focus of the proposed residency, its relevance to Alaska's State Parks and how the experience might serve to contribute to their personal growth as artists.The Munoz-Gruening Artist-in-Residence...
Alaska State Parks seeks citizen volunteers

...concerned about the well-being of state parks in the area have an opportunity to get involved.Alaska State Parks is looking for two citizens to fill vacant seats on the Juneau Area State Parks Citizens Advisory Board. The board...
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...ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE PROGRAM Anchorage ? Alaska State Parks is seeking artists to apply for...create work inspired by Alaska's state parks. It also will offer visitors and...general public an opportunity to see state parks through the eyes and ears of contributing...
Former Juneau resident named superintendent for Kenai/Prince William Sound state parks

Long-time Alaska State Parks employee Jack Blackwell has been appointed...for the Kenai/Prince William Sound Area state parks. According to a release from the state parks division, Blackwell will oversee the Kenai...
Ketchikan State Parks citizen advisory board recruits new members

...being accepted for volunteer positions on the Ketchikan State Parks Citizen Advisory Board. The board advises state park staff on a variety of issues effecting the management of state parks in the Ketchikan area. The board also promotes the protection...
State seeking contractor to operate Sitka area state parks

The State of Alaska, Division of Parks and Outdoor Recreation is offering an opportunity for a qualified entity to obtain an exclusive competitive permit for commercial activities to operate park facilities in the Sitka area.
'Mind blowing' flames destroy homes in Washington state

...banned all outdoor fires on state land protected by the Natural Resources department, and campfires have been banned at state parks and on state-controlled ocean beaches.Railroad traffic in the area has been shut down, including freight lines...
Trail roundup 2015 Salmon Creek, which has suffered some washouts and erosion, to stabilize the area; and the Alaska Division of State Parks has asked Trail Mix to continue improvements at Oliver Inlet, where a tram lets kayakers, canoers and other paddlers...
Mammoth scope of shutdown revealed

...shut down. Uniformed Alaska National Guard members would stay on duty. Department of Natural ResourcesUsing fees, state parks would stay open through August. Wildfire firefighters would stay on the job, as would dam inspectors and the Alaska...
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