Today at 3 on KTOO-FM on A Juneau Afternoon, Andy Kline hosts.
Sarah Isto and Nicole Stellon O’Donnell will offer a preview of Thursday’s Library Presentation;
We’ll talk with Aaron Suring of Alaska Robotics about their event Friday to celebrate the release of a new children’s book by Sarah Asper-Smith and Mitchell Watley;
We’ll highlight the last weekend of Oklahoma! With Perseverance Theatre’s Art Rotch and Shona Strauser;
And Nancy DeCherney will be here with Arts Up.
- The amendment to phase out old-growth logging has been in the works since 2014. It takes effect in 30 days.
- Black carbon, which is produced by burning, can accelerate warming of the atmosphere and melting of glaciers.
- Plans for managing the nation's largest national forest call for changes in timber harvests that one critic says will be "the demise of the timber industry."
- President Obama today issued an executive order creating the “Northern Bering Sea Climate Resilience Area” of 112,300 square miles.