Tag Archives: Southeast Conference

New SEACC director targets transboundary mines

malena marvin SEACC at glacier cropped more square

An environmental activist from Oregon is the Southeast Alaska Conservation Council’s new executive director. more

Timber, election districts among region’s top stories

The Southeast portion of the final redistricting map, which shuffles the region's election boundaries.

The ferry system’s 50th anniversary and a leadership change at Sealaska are among other top regional stories. more

Study shows Southeast’s “blue economy” growing

The Ketchikan Shipyard, operated by Alaska Ship & Drydock, is one of the more visible parts of Southeast's maritime economy. (Ed Schoenfeld/CoastAlaska News)

Southeast Alaska’s maritime economy provides more than a quarter of the wages paid in the region. That’s according to a new study published by the Southeast Conference. more