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Tongass forest plan review

Tongass forest plan review

a newsletter for the forest plan revision - issue 17.

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Published in Juneau, AK .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Forest reserves -- Multiple use -- Alaska -- Tongass National Forest.,
  • Forest management -- Alaska -- Tongass National Forest.,
  • Forest policy -- Alaska -- Tongass National Forest.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsUnited States. Forest Service.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination9, [4] p. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17697544M

    On the southeastern side of Admiralty Island in the Tongass National Forest is one of the cutest rugged hideaways you ever did see. It’s a remote spot, nestled in the woods—perfect for boating, fishing up a storm, and watching whales, shorebirds, and other critters%(14). Descriptive Summary Abstract: Phillip J. Janik () was a forester who worked for the U.S. Forest Service from through , serving an influential role as regional forester in Alaska during the s. His landmark achievement as Alaska Regional Forester was the completion of the revision of the Tongass Land Management Plan in

    The salmon are harvested from the waters connected to the forest and they are as profitable as they are delicious, but only as long as the forest remains healthy. The Tongass salmon industry provides for 28% of the commercial salmon harvest throughout Alaska, with annual statewide yields of $ million. The Tongass National Forest is home to ab people who are dependent on the land for their livelihoods. Three Alaska Native nations live in Southeast Alaska: the Tlingit, Haida, and -one communities are located within the forest; the largest is Juneau, the state capital, with a population of 31,The forest is named for the Tongass group of the Tlingit .

    Evaluation of the Use of Scientific Information in Developing the Forest Plan for the Tongass National Forest Article (PDF Available) January with 33 Reads How we measure 'reads'. Shell Drilling, National Park Service, Chugach update, Pebble and EPA, Tongass plan news, Exxon Valdez 25th Anniversary, Wilderness Act 50th Anniversary events, book review. Sierra Borealis: Alaska Report - December Alaska Chapter.


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Tongass Forest Plan Review: A Newsletter for the Forest Plan Revision - Issue USDA Forest Service, Tongass Land Management Planning Team, - Forest management - 27 pages. 0 Reviews. Preview this book. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Tongass forest plan review.

Juneau, AK: Forest Service, [] (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication. Get this from a library. Tongass forest plan review: a newsletter for the forest plan revision - issue [United States.

Forest Service. Tongass Land Management Planning Team.;]. Tongass plan isn’t perfect, but Murkowski should let it work Alaska's Tongass National Forest is the largest national forest in the U.S. and is the greatest repository of our nation's old Author: John Schoen.

In response to a letter from Senator Lisa Murkowski, GAO issued a decision on whether the Amendment to the Tongass Land and Resource Management Plan (the Amendment), approved on December 9,is a "rule" for purposes of the Congressional Review Act (CRA).

We concluded that the Amendment is a rule under the CRA, which requires that it be submitted to. The Tongass National Forest (/ ˈ t ɒ ŋ ɡ ə s /) in Southeast Alaska is the largest national forest in the United States at million acres (68, km 2).Most of its area is part of the temperate rain forest WWF ecoregion, itself part of the larger Pacific temperate rain forest WWF ecoregion, and is remote enough to be home to many species of endangered and rare flora and ing body: United States Forest Service.

Plan to visit Tongass National Forest, United States. Get details of Location, timings and contact. Find the reviews and ratings to know on: Juneau, AK, USA. PROVIDE ECONOMIC TIMBER: The Tongass Land Management Plan was the first such plan in the nation following the amendments to the Forest and Rangeland Renewable Resource Planning Act of made by the National Forest Management Act of The Plan set an ASQ of MMBF and divided the Forest into four Land Use Designations (LUDs).

Based on that review and the Secretary's Memorandum, the Forest Service has determined that the Forest Plan needs to be changed to accomplish the transition to a timber sale program on the Tongass based primarily on young growth management within the next 10 to 15 years, while maintaining a viable timber industry and increasing the use of young.

Tongass National Forest: Second largest rain forest in the world/Amazon is first largest - See traveler reviews, candid photos, and great deals for Ketchikan, AK, at Tripadvisor.5/5().

There are 10 maps for the Tongass land management plan revision: supplement to the draft environmental impact statement. Search on the identifier CAT to find all maps. Cover title Title on title page of volume Supplement to the draft environmental impact statement, Tongass National Forest land management plan revision, Alaska.

There are 10 maps for the Tongass land management plan revision: supplement to the draft environmental impact statement. Search on the identifier CAT to find all maps. Cover title Title on title page of volume Supplement to the draft environmental impact statement, Tongass National Forest land management plan revision, Alaska.

"The Taking of the Tongass: Alaska's Rainforest" is a book about trust and betrayal; about truth and lies; about dedication and despair. The book details (Bill) Shoaf's robust devotion to the land and its ability to sustain flora and fauna native to its resources- wildlife, water and fish - as well as sustaining a timber harvest level compatible with conservation and commerce.5/5(2).

The FS produced an amended Tongass Forest Plan in granting themselves a year glide path, claiming that second growth was not yet commercially viable (I strongly disagree, based on Catherine Mater’s exhaustive analysis of the FS’s own inventory data).

The Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, will prepare an environmental impact statement (EIS) that evaluates a potential significant amendment to the Tongass National Forest Plan.

The Record of Decision will consider and identify changes, if any, to the current Forest Plan. Tongass National Forest: Rain Forest Horseback Adventure out of Dyea - See traveler reviews, candid photos, and great deals for Ketchikan, AK, at Tripadvisor.5/5().

Ma press release from plaintiff groups: JUNEAU, Alaska― A federal judge today rejected the Trump administration’s enormous commercial timber harvest and road-building plan for Prince of Wales Island in the Tongass National Forest of southeast Alaska.

The judge ruled that the project’s approval violated the National Environmental Policy Act, which Author: Matthew Koehler. I read this book for a project I did my senior year of college about Tongass National Forest. This book is a great review of the policies that have affected this particular national forest -- the largest in our National Forest system, and one of the last remaining, fairly intact temperate rainforests in the world/5.

National Forest Management Act required protection of viable population only (Kozinski, J.). Page - Nation which, with their immediate environments, possess outstandingly remarkable scenic, recreational, geologic, fish and wildlife, historic, cultural, or other similar values, shall be preserved in free-flowing condition, and that they and their immediate environments shall be protected for the benefit and enjoyment of present and future generations.

Tongass National Forest Planning Inthe Tongass National Forest was the first to complete a forest plan under NFMA. The plan was amended in and In USDA approved a Revised Forest Plan, which was then amended in InUSDA announced its intent to transition the Tongass timber program to one.

A Poor Deal for the Tongass. of its long-awaited land management plan for the Tongass National Forest in southeastern Alaska. the plan will now undergo a long review process that ends with. The Tongass National Forest Trail System One of the best ways to see the special and unique places of the Tongass is to take a day hike or backpacking trip on one of the forest’s many trails.

Working from Misty Fiords in south to Admiralty Island at the northern reaches of the Tongass, there are no less than developed trails available for.