Long-lasting toxic chemicals found in bodies of endangered killer whales
Canadian researchers examining the bodies of Southern Resident orca whales stranded along the coast of British Columbia have found toxic chemicals used...
ASLC sea lion suffers tremors, dies
A two-year-old Steller sea lion born and raised at the Alaska SeaLife Center (ASLC) in Seward died unexpectedly in late January. The...
Amending marine legislation would boast aid marine debris program
A bipartisan group of sponsors say legislation introduced in Congress in February would ease delivery of federal resources and enter into cooperative...
Chinook salmon health challenged by prey nutrition
Nutrient variation in prey consumed by Chinook salmon may be playing a critical role in their growth and survival, according to research...
CRWP will benefit from Sena Sea seafood sales
For any orders placed by clicking on the link to Sena Sea on the Copper River Watershed Project website Sena Sea donates 8 percent of the order price directly to CRWP.
Shop local this holiday season
The coming holidays have presented the community with a fun and festive opportunity to support local businesses and revitalize our local economy.
4th grade gets turtles in their classroom
Recently, turtles were brought into the fourth grade classroom at Mt. Eccles Elementary School.
Chugach Corner: Agents of Discovery, where technology and nature combine
Come join Cordova Ranger District Forest Rangers on National Trails Day on Saturday, June 5, for an immersive outdoors experience along the Haystack Trail. Participants will get a chance to take in the natural habitat and discover clues with the educational and fun mobile game Agents of Discovery.
Chugach Corner: Mt. Eccles elementary students make debris huts, learn survival...
The Chugach National Forest, Cordova Ranger District is a great place to play and create, and fifth and sixth graders from Mt. Eccles Elementary School did just that recently. A group of bright-eyed youngsters descended upon 18 Mile on Aug. 26 for a fun-filled day. The event challenged roughly 40 students to flex their creativity and critical-thinking muscles, all while working on team building and communication.
Winter motorized sports now open across the Chugach
It’s fall on the calendar, but it certainly feels like winter on the Cordova Ranger District. Early season snowfall means a winter wonderland brimming with recreation activities: skating, snowshoeing, snowmachining, snowboarding and skiing.