Wednesday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Ken Fix Hosts.
We’ll talk with Ati Nessia from AWARE about the Choose Respect march in Juneau;
We’ll find out about tonight’s/Wednesday’s public lecture & film on toxic chemicals, with guests Tracey Woodruff and Pam Miller;
We’ll get a preview of the music of Harrison B who will be performing an Alaska Originals concert Thursday night @360 North;
We’ll get the details on this week’s Early Learning Conference, with guests Joy Lyon and keynote speaker, Diana Wehrell-Grabowski.
We’ll talk with Shelley Gill, author of the new children’s book, ,Alaska’s Dog Heroes;
And we’ll get an update from Eaglecrest with Jeffra Clough.
- 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.