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Most humpback whales coming off ESA list

Federal fisheries officials are removing most humpback whales from the endangered species list, saying that international conservation efforts over the past 40 years have...

Renewed push to protect transboundary rivers

Fishermen looking for federal support in their campaign to protection transboundary waters from potential adverse impact from mining are hoping Secretary of State John...

Walker promotes natural gas in South Korea

State natural resources officials, led by Gov. Bill Walker, were in Seoul, South Korea, in late September, in their latest Asian travel stop to...

Decline of Steller sea lions continues in western Aleutians

Researchers with the Alaska Fisheries Science Center have determined that the population of Steller sea lions in the Western Aleutian Island is continuing to...

Alaska Symphony of Seafood braces for 2018 event

A call for products for the 25th annual Alaska Symphony of Seafood will begin in mid-August, with a deadline for entries of Oct. 6, the...

Alaska’s Bogoslof Volcano erupts again, spewing ash cloud

ANCHORAGE — An Alaska volcano that has erupted more than 35 times since mid-December has sent up another ash cloud.The Alaska Volcano Observatory says...

REAL ID bills move forward in Legislature

A bill to give the Alaska Department of Administration authority to adopt regulations to comply with...

USF&W clarifies predator control rules

A U.S. Fish and Wildlife decision clarifying predator control on Alaska’s national wildlife refuges is drawing criticism from state officials who say this erodes...

Stuart, Lindskoog elected to lead SeaLife Center

 Attorney Ryan Stuart, and Alaska Railroad Corp. executive Wendy Lindskoog, both of Anchorage, have been elected as chair and vice chair respectively of the...

New deadline to comply with REAL ID Act

Homeland Security officials have given Alaska an extension through June 6, 2017 to comply with the REAL ID Act.Gov. Bill Walker had requested the...

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