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Erin Fulton is the Tongass Forest Asset Mapping Resident at the Sitka Conservation Society, and Scott Harris is the Watershed Program Manager. SCS will spend the next couple of months surveying the public to identify “Attitudes and Priorities for Forest and Stream Restoration.” Take the survey online here.
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SCS to survey forest users for “opportunities”
Doug Osborne, Director of Health Promotion at Sitka Community Hospital, describes his plans for Marijuana Town Hall II (6:30 - 8 PM Mon Mar 30, Harrigan Centennial Hall). Osborne hopes the meeting/discussion helps clear up misinformation about the use of marijuana, and serves as a vehicle for "reasonable conversation" about the newly-legalized drug. Downloadable audio. more
Sitka was one of 170 communities that took to the streets today for the Choose Respect March, a statewide effort to end domestic violence and sexual assault. In a 2012 victimization survey conducted in Sitka, 47% of adult women reported experiencing intimate partner violence, sexual violence, or both. more