Air pollution in Juneau is being tracked in real time. Here’s what the first week shows
Air pollution in Juneau is being tracked in real time. Here’s what the first week shows
Lindsey Pierce, a environmental technician for Tlingit and Haida, holds blue mussels taken at Point Louisa on Friday, Aug. 2, 2019. The samples will be sent to a Sitka lab specializing in testing shellfish and water for toxins, particularly those which cause Paralytic Shellfish Poisoning (PSP). (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)
Lindsey Pierce, a environmental technician for Tlingit and Haida, holds blue mussels taken at Point Louisa on Friday, Aug. 2, 2019. The samples will be sent to a Sitka lab specializing in testing shellfish and water for toxins, particularly those which cause Paralytic Shellfish Poisoning (PSP). (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)
Exploration continues for mine near Haines

Exploration continues for mine near Haines

It’s still years away from becoming operational.

Exploration continues for mine near Haines
How dry is our rainforest? Southeast’s rare drought could threaten plants, animals, your power bill
How dry is our rainforest? Southeast’s rare drought could threaten plants, animals, your power bill
H2-Oh No! Juneau tests groundwater, soil for chemicals
H2-Oh No! Juneau tests groundwater, soil for chemicals
Opinion: Strong support for responsible resource development in Southeast Alaska
Opinion: Strong support for responsible resource development in Southeast Alaska
Frank Murkowski has a vision for Southeast. It includes roads and timber
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Frank Murkowski has a vision for Southeast. It includes roads and timber
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‘The salmon way’: Book explores connection between Alaskans and the resilient fish
‘The salmon way’: Book explores connection between Alaskans and the resilient fish
Environmental orgs sue Forest Service over ‘mammoth’ Southeast timber sale
Environmental orgs sue Forest Service over ‘mammoth’ Southeast timber sale
Moss covers old growth trees along Auke Lake on Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire File)
Moss covers old growth trees along Auke Lake on Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire File)
Planet or plastic? Students do their part to protect oceans
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Planet or plastic? Students do their part to protect oceans

A shark and a dolphin taught valuable lesson to students.

Planet or plastic? Students do their part to protect oceans
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New event hopes to turn the tides for ocean health
New event hopes to turn the tides for ocean health
British Columbia mining standards put Alaskans at risk, experts say
British Columbia mining standards put Alaskans at risk, experts say
Mike Hekkers looks at an air quality measurement device that was installed by the Department of Environmental Conservation at his downtown home on Thursday, April 18, 2019. The device, along with a number of others, will measure air quality in downtown during this summer’s cruise ship season. (Michael Penn |Juneau Empire)
Mike Hekkers looks at an air quality measurement device that was installed by the Department of Environmental Conservation at his downtown home on Thursday, April 18, 2019. The device, along with a number of others, will measure air quality in downtown during this summer’s cruise ship season. (Michael Penn |Juneau Empire)
Could there be fewer cruise ships idling in Juneau?
Could there be fewer cruise ships idling in Juneau?
Lawmakers vote to pull funding for cruise compliance program
Lawmakers vote to pull funding for cruise compliance program
Scientists: Pebble Mine study doesn’t account for all risks
Scientists: Pebble Mine study doesn’t account for all risks
Support for Roadless Rule extends through state, country
Support for Roadless Rule extends through state, country
Lawmakers, governor jubilant over Supreme Court decision
Lawmakers, governor jubilant over Supreme Court decision
Lawmakers question repeal of anti-cruise pollution program
Lawmakers question repeal of anti-cruise pollution program