Monday on A Juneau Afternoon, Scott Burton hosts.
We’ll talk with wildlife biologist Stephanie Sell about bear awareness;
Sally Smith will preview this year’s Holiday Pops;
We’ll get the details about the Monday night public meeting on South Franklin Street planning and construction with project manager Lori Sowa;
Carmeleeda Estrada will highlight next weekend’s Tináa art show and auction;
That, Writers Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, today on A Juneau Afternoon, live at 3 on KTOO, repeated at 4 on KRNN, and available on-demand via ktoo.org
Tonight at 7, tune in to KTOO-FM for a Municipal Candidate Forum.
As Trump administration contemplates drilling in Arctic waters, North Slope organizations stress need to protect subsistence resourcesIn public comments made available on a federal site, most North Slope institutions didn’t express outright opposition to the plan. But they did voice concern for subsistence resources and hunters' continued access to them.
- While tourism demand is growing in Unalaska, Carlin Enlow of the Unalaska Visitors Bureau doesn't see the small fishing community becoming a major cruise ship destination like Ketchikan or Juneau.
- A research project by the Alaska Department of Fish and Game seeks to understand the genetic differences between wild and farmed pink salmon populations.
- Jeff Clements says 19 states and 800 American cities have already adopted resolutions supporting the amendment. Alaska isn't one of them.