Kenai Peninsula tackling invasive plant problem

...of Natural Resources. The treatment projects have been supported by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, the U.S. Forest Service, the Kenai Peninsula Borough and other smaller sources, she said.
US Capitol Christmas tree rolls through South Dakota

...decided to add the stop.The Lutz spruce was chosen from the Chugach National Forest as part of a program run by the U.S. Forest Service. The tree will be decorated with more than 2,000 ornaments made by Alaska children, residents and tribe members...
Rampant Rabbits: Invasive, feral rabbits overrun Valley Neighborhood

...valley residents.The Bunny Task Force includes members from Animal Control, the Department of Fish and Game, U.S. Forest Service, the Gastineau Humane Society and the Juneau Police Department. Hicks is also on the group mailing list."It...
Local | Outdoors
Coastal subsistence study: The faces behind the findings

...document and understand the effects of environmental change across Southeast Alaska. This study is facilitated by the U.S. Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station, Juneau Forestry Sciences Laboratory and Sitka Conservation Society in collaboration...
Southeast Alaska's invisible (and invasive) war

There are wars most people don't notice right here in Juneau. There's a war between fireweed and reed canary grass out at Brotherhood Bridge. There's one between thimbleberry patches and Bohemian knotweed out at Auke Recreation Area.
Kupreanof fossils paint picture of a warm and ancient Earth

...many while being filmed for PBS' "Making North America," a three-part series set to air in early November.U.S. Forest Service geologist Jim Baichtal, geoarchaelogist Ian Putnam, Kirk Johnson, paleobotanist and Director of the Smithsonian...
My Turn: DIPAC, ADFG produce a 'silver' lining

...shining coho salmon.Among those I recognized were a mine executive, an investment banker, school principal, U.S. Forest Service official and a guy from Hawaii who sells tour trips at a dockside kiosk who is always fishing on his rare hours...
Photo: Wilderness navigation in a nutshell

Instructor Dave Zungia, with the U.S. Forest Service, teaches Floyd Dryden Middle School sixth-graders Brittany...S. Coast Guard, Taku River Sportman's Association and the U.S. Forest Service.
Photo: Hunter education

...Hunter Education Indoor Training Center as part of their Outdoor Skills class on Wednesday. Volunteers assisting the Alaska Department of Fish & Game, U.S. Coast Guard, Taku River Sportman's Associaton and the U.S. Forest Service.
Forest Service proposes raised cabin fees

Under new proposed rental fees, the cost of a night's stay at some popular U.S. Forest Service cabins in Juneau will more than double, from $35 a night to $75 a night. The cost of a night at less popular cabins, mostly...


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