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Little impact on Ambler road caribou

...amount of high-quality winter habitat used by the region's huge caribou herd, a study by biologists from the Wilderness Society, the U.S. Geological Survey and the National Park Service has found.Projected habitat loss from three road...
Letter: Ambler road study one piece of the puzzle involved scientists from the U.S Geological Survey, The Wilderness Society and the National Park Service, and focused solely on the potential...communities.Nicole Whittington-EvansArctic regional directorThe Wilderness Society
Alaska Senate passes $2.2B capital budget

...according to information provided by the Legislative Finance Division.Lois Epstein, Arctic program director for The Wilderness Society, said in a statement that it was now up to the House to "show real fiscal restraint" and eliminate continued...
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King Cove village's delegation meets with Salazar on refuge road a costly boondoggle and isn't necessary, said Nicole Whittington-Evans, Alaska regional director for The Wilderness Society.The hovercraft was involved in 30 medical evacuations in almost all weather conditions, she said in a statement...
State studying ways to link Ketchikan, Gravina Island

...Lois Epstein, an engineer who has followed the Gravina project and works on Arctic transportation issues for The Wilderness Society, said the major question she has is whether the state can afford any of these in addition to all the energy projects...
Restoring - and rerouting - the Sitkoh River

...charged with vegetable oil in case of a spill. The Wilderness Society recently announced a new study on the effects of...the annual return of coho to the watershed. The Wilderness Society wrote in a press release that a "healthy" salmon...
My turn: Juneau's 100-year forest

...been fully embraced by the environmental community such as the Audubon Society, Nature Conservancy, SEACC and the Wilderness Society per their websites.As a community, there are many benefits Juneau would accrue with a wise, second growth timber...
New management plan for Alaska petroleum reserve

...Whittington-Evans, Alaska regional director for The Wilderness Society, said Peard Bay is important for its wetlands and...where the animals can get relief from insects.Wilderness Society President Jamie Williams in a statement called the...
Habitat protection is part of NPR-A management generally supported by the conservation community, and why The Wilderness Society endorsed it as a balanced approach that meets the needs of supplying...public land.Nicole Whittington-EvansAlaska Regional DirectorThe Wilderness Society
Government raises estimates of slope's petroleum reserves

...if anything, supports arguments to stay out of ANWR, said Eleanor Huffines, Alaska regional director for The Wilderness Society. If the report is right and substantial reserves can be found in the NPRA, it makes even less sense to go into...


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