Admiralty, from many angles

...marine mammal specialist Kate Wynne, and Tlingit culture bearer Ben Coronell of the Yanyeidi (wolf) clan of the Taku River region. Joining this prestigious group from outside the boat's windows were the island's "charismatic megafauna...
Stephanie H Guanzon time resident of Juneau. Stephanie's heritage was Filipino and Tlingit decent, her clan was Yanyeidi from the Taku River, her Tlingit name was Kaajeesti'. Stephanie attended St. Ann's Catholic school until 8th grade then graduated from...
Juneau king salmon limit remains 1 fish

...northern extent) and 57º 37' North.No king salmon fishing is permitted in the upper Taku Inlet north of Cooper Point.Taku River king salmon production is expected to be low, and to reach escapement goals for the river, Fish and Game has limited...
Pinks predicted to carry season, again

...RiversOutlooks for the Stikine and Taku rivers, both of which, as transboundary...forecasts for pink and chum on the Taku River. StikineTroy Thynes, release, is because of poor Taku River king salmon production.As most sport...
Wearable Art of Place: Regalia, most created specifically for the models who showed them.Ben Coronell of the Yanyeidi (wolf) clan of the Taku River region wore dramatic black wolf regalia and a wolf mask, created six years ago by Tom Wehnes. Coronell, who paused...
Empire Editorial: On the topic of transboundary mines, a response to Mr. Bill Bennett

...Tulsequah Chief Mine, located south of Juneau on the Taku River just across the Canadian border, has leached acid runoff into the Taku River since its closure in the 1950s. The Taku boasts notable...
Mount Polley report: Two dams expected to fail every 10 years

...approved in late December, is on the Unuk River; Chieftain Metals Corp. is trying to reopen the Tulsequah Chief, on the Taku River just south of Juneau, which has been leaching acid mine drainage into the river for decades."It's clear that B...
2015 king salmon sport regulations for Juneau area marine waters

...April 4 through June 30. (See map for reference.)Taku River king salmon production is poor at this time, the release...escapement goal is unlikely to be met unless harvests of Taku River king salmon are reduced. The current regional bag limits...
Taku windstorm brings big gusts but little damage

...occasional event caused when dense, cold air piles up on the east side of the mainland mountains, then spills through the Taku River valley and over Salisbury Ridge. The process results in gusty, violent winds an average of four times per year between...
Advocates: Tailings dam breach a warning for Alaska

...permitting and oversight of this industry... A similar failure at mines proposed (near the) Unuk, Stikine and Taku Rivers would directly affect fishery stocks upon which commercial and recreational fishermen depend, as well as the subsistence...


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