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  1. Murkowski convenes meeting on Yukon-Charley controversyRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2011 | Anchorage Daily News

    Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski is bringing together the state attorney general and the superintendent of the Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve following the controversy over how the National Park Service has enforced boating regulations in the preserve. Murkowski is describing it as a roundtable discussion to "address jurisdictional issues on navigable waterways within federal lands in Alaska."

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  2. Smoking Alaska mountain no volcano, so why's it smoldering?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    People first noticed acrid smoke in September 2012. The mountain has been steaming ever since, even during the coldest days of winter.

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  3. Fire on the mountain near the Yukon RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Smoke from the Windfall Mountain fire near the Tatonduk River about 25 miles from the town of Eagle. People first noticed acrid smoke in September 2012.

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  4. Ninth Circuit Affirms Park Service's Authority to Ban Hovercrafts on Alaskan RiverRead the original story

    Oct 8, 2014 | Environmental Law Prof Blog

    Masica , No. 13-36165. Plaintiff John Sturgeon used a personal hovercraft on moose hunting trips on the Nation River, part of which lies within the Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve in Alaska.

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  5. Alaskan Moose Hunter Loses Hovercraft AppealRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | Courthouse News Service

    Neither a hovercraft-owning moose hunter nor Alaska showed that federal regulators lack the authority over a river in the state, the 9th Circuit ruled Monday. John Sturgeon sued the agency and others after two National Park Service rangers kept him from using his hovercraft during a 2007 moose-hunting trip along the Nation River, which flows through the Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve.

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  6. Sturgeon v. MasicaRead the original story

    Oct 6, 2014 | California Appellate Report

    Plaintiff's name is John Sturgeon. Yes, like that kind of sturgeon . He lives in Alaska.

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  7. Brandon Gottung / NPSRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    A rare type of moss never before spotted on U.S. soil has been discovered growing in Alaska's Wrangell-Elias National Park, scientists reported in a study published in the journal Evansia. A routine plant survey, part of a National Park Service program intended to create baseline data about the vegetation in three Interior Alaska national parks, turned up a moss of the species Trematodon laetevirens, the scientists report.

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  8. Sweeping new rule for Alaska's predator controlRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | High Country News

    When Jim Stratton, deputy vice president for the National Parks Conservation Association, heard last week that the National Park Service had announced a sweeping new rule banning the manipulation of predators and prey in Alaska's national preserves, his reaction was - to put it mildly - unfettered joy. "This is totally exciting news," he says.

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