Sitka Conservation Society

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  • SCS Recommends:  St. Lazaria Island Talk and Reopening of Bird Cam

    SCS Recommends: St. Lazaria Island Talk and Reopening of Bird Cam

    Friends of Alaska National Wildlife Refuges will celebrate the reopening of the St. Lazaria live sea bird cam 7 p.m., Thursday, July 12, at Harrigan Centennial Hall. Refuge Manager Steve Delehanty and biologist Leslie Slater will speak about St. Lazaria and provide an update of the ongoing research of the more than 500,000 nesting seabirds. [...]

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  • Exciting Opportunities to Piggy-back with SCS and Reach Remote Locations!

    Exciting Opportunities to Piggy-back with SCS and Reach Remote Locations!

    The Sitka Conservation Society field crews are doing remote field work throughout the Tongass this summer.   Our field work this summer includes salmon-habitat restoration work at Sitkoh River and Sitkoh Lake, ecosystem conservation and connectivity work in Hoonah Sound, invasive plant removal in Wilderness Areas, helping teach a visiting University course on Alaska’s Forests, Fisheries [...]

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  • SCS Recommends:  The Rise and Fall of Alaska’s Canned Salmon Industry

    SCS Recommends: The Rise and Fall of Alaska’s Canned Salmon Industry

    An “uncanned” history talk about a critical piece of Alaskan history. Nic Mink, Asst. Professor of Environmental Studies at Knox College, will explore the growth of the canned salmon industry in Alaska by examining the development of Alaska’s economy, culture and the environment.  The talk is free and open to the public and will take [...]

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  • SCS Community Salmon Bake – Thursday, July 19th

    SCS Community Salmon Bake – Thursday, July 19th

      Sitka Conservation Society will hold a Community Salmon Bake fundraiser on Thursday, July 19th at 6pm at Harrigan Centennial Hall. Tickets cost $20 per person ($15 for children 12 and under). Dinner will begin around 6:30 and feature local salmon, delicious sides, and local rhubarb sundaes! Door prizes will be given away. Funds raised [...]

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  • Kayak Skills/Rescue & Wilderness Monitoring Training

    Kayak Skills/Rescue & Wilderness Monitoring Training

    Saturday, June 9 and Sunday, June 10, 2012, 10am-5pm ACA instructors Adam Andis and Darrin Kelly will teach all of the skills you need to be a safe and confident paddler, so that you can get out and enjoy our coastal wilderness areas and volunteer with the Sitka Community Wilderness Stewardship Project to collect needed [...]

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  • May is National Bike to Work Month!

    May is National Bike to Work Month!

    All of us here at SCS hope that you will join us in riding our bikes to work during the month of May in honor of National Bike Month!  Our friends at SEARHC, Yellow Jersey Cycles, UAS, Rotary, and Sitka Community Hospital have a load of events that will knock your sprockets off!  Be sure [...]

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