web-posted Wednesday, February 3, 2016
I rarely shared the banks of the Klawock River with anyone other than my family or friends growing up. So when I thought of fishing during my years in California, that was it.
web-posted Thursday, January 21, 2016
The middle of nowhere consists of a lot of towns inhabited by lots of people, many of which are in Alaska.
web-posted Wednesday, December 16, 2015
Loyalty is a funny thing. It’s absolute, except when it isn’t. It’s necessary, unless conditions make it not.
web-posted Wednesday, November 4, 2015
Here's a look at what's going on for the First Friday Art Walk in downtown Juneau this week, Nov. 6.
web-posted Wednesday, November 4, 2015
In October, Capital City Weekly's Mary Catharine Martin reported on an impressive region-wide effort to document and understand the effects of environmental change across Southeast Alaska. This study is facilitated by the U.S. Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station, Juneau Forestry Sciences Laboratory and Sitka Conservation Society in collaboration with the rural communities of Hoonah, Yakutat, Angoon, Kake, Klawock and Kasaan. The multi-faceted project combines social and ecological research to study the impact of environmental change on coastal subsistence practices.
web-posted Wednesday, October 28, 2015
I can usually tell if I'm going to catch fish or not. That's not spoken out of arrogance, that's an admission that the determining factor in whether or not I will be successful is how much work I decide to put into it. If I put in the work, I expect to get one. Still, that doesn't mean I will, because I don't deserve to catch a fish any more than a fish deserves being hooked in the mouth while trying to snack.
web-posted Wednesday, October 14, 2015
Climate change is already affecting the way Southeast Alaska's Native communities harvest and gather traditional foods, according to a recent Forest Service Pacific Northwest Research Station study.