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Tongass planning meeting closes with hope

...from old-growth logging to young-growth logging. Keith Rush, a Juneau-based conservation forester with The Nature Conservancy, presented some math he and Wade Zammit, president of Sealaska Timber, had worked on. They discussed relaxing...
Former 'Rat Island' has whole new look

...Alaska island.Officials with Island Conservation, The Nature Conservancy and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service said Wednesday...Randy Hagenstein, Alaska state director for The Nature Conservancy, called the transformation "one of the successes...
Celebration planned for salmon habitat restoration

The Nature Conservancy and the U.S. Forest Service will celebrate the completion of...restoration firsthand," said Randy Hagenstein, state director of The Nature Conservancy in Alaska. "A lot of dedicated people have worked hard to make...
Officials celebrate restoration of Tongass salmon habitat

...decades ago by the effects of clear-cut logging. The Nature Conservancy and the U.S. Forest Service were partners in...firsthand," said Randy Hagenstein, state director of The Nature Conservancy in Alaska. "It's a celebration of the various...
Researcher: Some rivers' salmon at risk

...will see some redistribution of where the hot spots are."Norman Cohen, Southeast Alaska program director for The Nature Conservancy said in the release that the nonprofit "began this research because we're interested in learning how climate...
To protect the old trees, Tongass Advisory Committee considers the right way to cull the young

...harvest in the plan amendment. Committee member Keith Rush, a conservation forester with Juneau's branch of the Nature Conservancy, said the habitat of deer and wolves, and the fragile caves within the Tongass, need to be considered in the...
Uses for spill planning tool expanding

...the biology and the geology together is a robust data set," said ShoreZone's Darren Stewart, who works for The Nature Conservancy as a coordinator among the various partners.In addition to oil and gas uses, the database is valuable for Coast...
Guitar builders, lumber company named P2P winners

...Alaska, outside of Juneau, Sitka and Ketchikan, Haa Aani Economic Development Coordinator Alana Peterson said. The Nature Conservancy approached Haa Aani with the idea for a partnership on an entrepreneurship competition to combat out-migration...
Contest seeks new business initiatives in Southeast

...between The Haa Aani Community Development Fund and The Nature Conservancy."Entrepreneurs have really been the backbone...Cohen, the Southeast Alaska program director for The Nature Conservancy, said he believed the competition was a creative...
Fishermen, tour operators press Congress to protect Tongass salmon, trout watersheds

...state-of-the-art GIS and conservation planning tools employed by the Alaska offices of Audubon Alaska and The Nature Conservancy. Scientists and GIS experts used peer-reviewed science to identify the watersheds they consider the "best...


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