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United Tribal Transboundary Mining Work Group 'outraged,' insulted by Red Chris opening in Stikine watershed

...the headwaters of the Stikine River, a river of tremendous cultural importance that has been a source of food, water, transportation and gathering for Native Alaskans for thousands of years. We stand to gain no benefit from a large-scale mine...
My Turn: Reconsider the ferry system

...that drive the cost to seven times higher than water transportation. The last comment he makes is this: "I think...the University of Alaska that compares land and water transportation; the rationale of Foss Trucking, which shows...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Center is going to tell people how to get there from anywhere. The center is creating a database of air, land and water transportation in rural Alaska to help travelers and tourism businesses. In early February the center sent a survey to more than...
Without earmark, Ketchikan bridge project going nowhere

...misplaced characterization. Access to Ketchikan, as with many towns in southeast Alaska, is limited to air and water transportation. Every flight into Gravina Island requires a 15-minute ferry ride to reach the more densely populated Revillagigedo...
Transportation plan threatens ancestral sites

...ago, the Kiks.adi Clan settled in the area Sheeitika (Sitka). For that same amount of time, we relied on water transportation to arrive at other communities; it took many days to reach another village. Today we have the luxury of buying...

...representing Peter B. Wright and Karen Forrest, partners, Auke Bay Landing Craft & Excavation (deep sea, coastal water transportation). Karen Forrest, partner, representing Peter B. Wright and Karen Forrest, partners, Auke Bay Landing Craft...
Southeast-made ferries in New York New York City and a big price tag for new roads, business at NY Waterway is expanding, Imperatore said. "Water transportation in New York is the fastest growing sector of mass transit," he said. "Ferries have started to fill an important...
My turn

...visits Southeast Alaska knows that some form of water transportation is a necessity. Over the years, those of use...see RVs parked next to the automobiles. Air and water transportation will never replace the automobile in terms of economy...
A national infrastructure bank would tap the private sector, protect taxpayers

...leverage private-public partnerships and maximize public funding to address our urgent national and regional water, transportation and energy infrastructure needs - while protecting the taxpayer from wasteful spending.We believe a properly...
Drainage slows on lake formed by avalanche

...snow from the downstream side because officials fear collapsing the snow dam and triggering a dangerous surge of water.Transportation officials continue to monitor the lake level as water saturates the snow."The snow is still wet and very heavy...


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