Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Scott Burton hosts.
We’ll get our regular update on activities at UAS and hear about this season’s Evening at Egan line-up;
Beth Weigel will be here to tell us about what’s going on in Juneau’s libraries,
And we’ll learn more about the Wilderness Act as we celebrate its 50th anniversary with Forest Service Wilderness Manager Kevin Hood and Juneau District Ranger Brad Orr.
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon.
- Indian Country status in Alaska would afford the same protections as reservation lands in the Lower 48.
- To many, ivory means dead elephants wasting away in the sun. "What they don’t see is walrus ivory, legal harvest, food on the table, economic benefit to rural Alaskans,” says biologist Gay Sheffield.
- “We don’t want to move quickly at all costs,” said Alaska BP regional manager David VanTuyl. “We don’t want to rush into the largest energy project in North America that only ends up losing lots of money for all of us.”
- Sealaska’s newest board member will continue to push for election and management changes. At least one long-time board member says she's willing to listen.