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Sealaska should be constructive My turn By TOMIE LEE GLACIER BAY NATIONAL PARK AND PRESERVE With the release...Hoonah Tlingits home to Glacier Bay would be welcome. Tomie Lee is superintendent of Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve...
Plethora of whales slows marine traffic

...year for humpback whales in Glacier Bay, the national park northwest of Juneau has once again slowed marine traffic. Tomie Lee, superintendent of Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve, said it is good to have the whales around, but precautions...
As Glacier Bay tourism grows, so does town of Gustavus

...additional cruise ships will be allowed in Glacier Bay National Park, starting next summer, according to park Superintendent Tomie Lee. Sound off on the important issues at Most of the 400,000 people who visit the park annually come by cruise ship...
Glacier Bay ruling goes against state

...Alaska's claim to submerged and tidal lands of Glacier Bay, ruling Monday they are owned by the federal government. Tomie Lee, superintendent of Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve, said the decision is good news that will maintain the "status...
Plan: Fishing history in bay to determine payout

...and communities hurt by recent commercial fishing restrictions in Glacier Bay. "This is strictly a proposal," said Tomie Lee, superintendent of Glacier Bay National Park. "We don't have a tremendous buy-in on any part. We are willing to...
Alaska Digest

...Bay National Park and Preserve because of a decline in humpback whale activity, the agency announced. Superintendent Tomie Lee imposed the restriction July 23 for the area around the park boundary at Point Carolus and July 29 for Whidbey Passage...
Outdoors Digest

...speed limit for all vessels in the lower bay and Whidbey Passage. Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve Superintendent Tomie Lee announced the limit on Thursday and said it will remain in effect until further notice. Vessels longer than 18 feet are...
Around town

...comments for the public record. Sponsored by the National Park Service and the State of Alaska. Call Park Superintendent Tomie Lee at 586-7027 for more information. 4-H Crosscountry Ski Program, 1:30 p.m., call 465-8749 for location...
Alaska State Briefs

...sightings. At least eight humpback whales have been observed in lower Glacier Bay in the past week, said park Superintendent Tomie Lee. The restrictions apply to vessels longer than 18 feet. The affected area encompasses the designated lower bay whale...
$23 million to go to bay fleet

...compensation fund appropriated by Congress in 1999. The agency expects several hundred people and several towns to apply, said Tomie Lee, superintendent of Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve, about 60 miles west of Juneau. One likely applicant is Pelican...


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