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My Turn: Misconceptions about the Roadless Rule

...provides protection from clearcut logging for many Tongass watersheds important to Juneau residents - Taku Harbor, Upper Tenakee Inlet and St. James Bay for example. Many other areas important for the recreational, subsistence and commercial activities...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Cove, Ushk Bay, and Deep Bay near Sitka; Port Houghton and Castle River near Petersburg; and large portions of Upper Tenakee Inlet. These areas enjoy enormous popular support locally. The U.S. House of Representatives responded to public...
Protect Southeast Alaska rain forest

...Tongass. It is hard to believe that the U.S. Forest Service could recommend clearcutting in roadless areas such as Upper Tenakee Inlet, when so much of Southeast Alaska has existing logging roads that can support local, small-scale timber harvesting...
Naive expectations

...the Forest Service has again passed up an opportunity to offer long-term protection tailored for places like Upper Tenakee Inlet, Gravina Island and Port Houghton. For the Tongass warriors of old, the Forest Service's blatant disregard...
My Turn: Reality of the veneer mill doesn't match its feel-good promise

...timber. The Forest Service says they can't safeguard key wild lands such as Bostwick Inlet, Port Houghton, and Upper Tenakee Inlet because the agency needs to put out sales to support the veneer mill. Which is it? Neither is a good deal for...
Sealaska bill needs separate Congressional debate

...Sealaska without further community input. The residents of Tenakee Springs are concerned about the development of Upper Tenakee Inlet for geothermal energy being put into private ownership. We need the opportunity to comment on that proposed selection...
Sealaska revisions fail to sway conservation community

...The bill would give away the hot springs near Lake Shlokeum/Bailey Bay area north of Ketchikan and a site near Upper Tenakee Inlet. These areas are widely used by people in Ketchikan and Tenakee," Ketchel said. Additional "futures" sites...
Tenakee to Hoonah via kayak ride

...wrench in the toolkit, a leatherman multitool - a good problem-solver - and lots of kibitzing. The portage from upper Tenakee Inlet into Port Frederick was managed pretty easily at near-high tide. If we had not been a tad impatient, it would...
Stop development in Tenakee Inlet by opposing Sealaska legislation the northwest end of Tenakee Inlet. The City of Tenakee Springs has a long history of opposing development in Upper Tenakee Inlet and the City Council unanimously passed a resolution opposing the Sealaska choice of Pegmatite Mountain. The City...
Locals urge wilderness protection

...Harbor and the Cowee/Davies watersheds near Juneau. Honker Divide on Prince of Wales Island, East Kuiu Island and Upper Tenakee Inlet were among the places also mentioned for protection. Juneau resident Sue Schrader said she and her family have...


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