People & Places

Alaska Brief Newsletter–June 2017

Dear Supporter: Do you remember that movie “Independence Day”? It told the story of people coming together to fend off a destructive…

From greenbelt to mountain top

I am a committed bicycle commuter. I started commuting by bike at 15 when I got my first job doing data entry…

Persistence, dedication, strategy pay off

Catherine, Hannah and Kat finished their summer internships with Trustees, but they each reflected on what they learned and accomplished in the office…

Lessons learned on the trail

Trustees interns always explore the Alaska wilderness with new eyes and perspectives. Here, Catherine talks about the life lessons learned on the…

EPA turns back on Bristol Bay

  Salmon returned to Bristol Bay in force this month. Unfortunately, so did the push to put foreign mining interests before Alaska…

Alaska’s wild life just miles from the city

Trustees interns always explore the Alaska wilderness with new eyes and perspectives. Here, Hannah Oakes talks about bumping into Alaska’s wild life…

Interns on the issues: Digging deep into the Pebble mine

Our summer interns, Kat, Catherine and Hannah, have already jumped into legal research and writing—and into Alaska’s wilderness. This summer, they will…

Interns on the issues: Does Alaska view wolves as vermin or vital species?

Our summer interns, Kat, Catherine and Hannah, have already jumped into legal research and writing—and into Alaska’s wilderness. This summer, they will write…

Interns on the issues: Can we co-exist with migratory birds?

Our summer interns, Kat, Catherine and Hannah, have already jumped into legal research and writing—and into Alaska’s wilderness. This summer, they will…

Self-taught artist paints rural Alaska life

  Ryder Erickson makes paintings from his home in Unalakleet, Alaska. He’s a self-taught artist who recently supported Stickers for Conservation by…

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