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“Farewell Alaska, I’ll be back!”

“Farewell Alaska, I’ll be back!”

In May, our summer interns, Maggie and Jenna, jumped into legal research and writing, and into exploring the state, but how time flies!…

Court says, “Fish on!”

Court says, “Fish on!”

Court ruling keeps fish habitat initiative on ballot Today the Alaska Supreme Court upheld the constitutional right of Alaska citizens to raise…

Interns on the issues: Should salmon have water rights?

Interns on the issues: Should salmon have water rights?

In May, our summer interns, Maggie and Jenna, jumped into legal research and writing. Summers do fly. Next week Maggie Massey will finish…

Gwich’in Nation resolves to protect Arctic Refuge

Gwich’in Nation resolves to protect Arctic Refuge

In June, delegates of the Gwich’in Nation unanimously reaffirmed a resolution to protect the birthplace and nursery grounds of the Porcupine caribou…

Army Corps railroads public process

Army Corps railroads public process

Last month, Trustees submitted comments on the proposed Pebble mine on behalf of our client Nunamta Aulukestai. We pointed out to the…

Alaska Brief Newsletter–July 2018

Alaska Brief Newsletter–July 2018

I believe in the three branches of government because the check on any one branch’s power is what protects our democracy. Our…

McNeil bears need your help

McNeil bears need your help

Our legal director Valerie Brown spent time sharing the wild with bears this summer. Now she invites you to help help protect…

Sharing the wild with bears

Sharing the wild with bears

Our legal director Valerie Brown just spent some time sharing the wild with bears. Here she talks about how the proposed Pebble…

Supreme Court to hear Sturgeon case

Supreme Court to hear Sturgeon case

The U.S. Supreme Court decided today to hear a case concerning the National Park Service’s authority to regulate boating activities on rivers…

Alaska Brief Newsletter–June 2018

Alaska Brief Newsletter–June 2018

When a Minnesota raccoon’s scaling of a skyscraper went viral last week, people couldn’t turn away. Would the young urban raccoon make it to…

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