Links for:
Alaska Land Trusts
Land Status and Resource Information
Government Organizations
Other Conservation Organizations
Estate Planners, Appraisers, Accountants and Surveyors
GIS Information

Alaska Land Trusts

Great Land Trust (www.greatlandtrust.org) Based in Anchorage, they work to protect Southcentral Alaska land and waterways.
Interior Alaska Land Trust (
http://www.interioraklandtrust.org/) Located in Fairbanks, the work with landowners to safeguard the character of the land and natural resources in the Fairbanks area.
Kachemak Heritage Land Trust (www.kachemaklandtrus.org) Based in Homer and working to preserve land for public benefit on the Kenai Peninsula.
Nuskagak-Mulchatna Wood-Tikchik Land Trust (www.nmwtlandtrust.org) Based in Dillingham, they work in watersheds located in the remote Bristol Bay region of Southwest Alaska.
Land Trust Alliance (www.lta.org) National association of land trusts; valuable information on land trust methods and issues.

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Land Status and Resource Information
Alaska Department of Natural Resources
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Land records information; state plans, state surveys, and federal records.
(www.dnr.state.ak.us/cgi-bin/lris/landrecords)
-Recorder’s office; search for property ownership documents.
(www.dnr.state.ak.us/ssd/recoff/search)
Shorezone -Alaska coastal mapping and imagery.
(http://conserveonline.org/workspaces/shorezone/)
Pacific Coast Joint Venture Conservation Registry -info on projects that protect bird habitat
(http://pcjv.conservationregistry.org/)

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Government Agencies

Our current Agreement with the US Army Corps of Engineers:
www.epa.gov/wetlandsmitigation/
www.poa.usace.army.mil/reg

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Alaska Region (www.r7.fws.gov)
Federal organization dedicated to the conservation of fish, wildlife, plants and their habitat.
Alaska Department of Fish and Game (www.adfg.state.ak.us)
State department dedicated to the conservation and sustainable management of fish, wildlife, and plant resources.

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Other Conservation Organizations

Alaska Conservation Foundation (www.akcf.org)
A community foundation that receives and awards grants throughout the state to protect the integrity of Alaska’s ecosystems, and promote sustainable livelihoods for Alaska’s communities of people.
Discovery Southeast (www.discoverysoutheast.org)
Work to enrich the bonds between Southeast Alaskans and their natural home through environmental education and research publications.
Juneau Audobon Society (www.juneau-audubon-society.org)
Local organization that conserves natural ecosystems of Southeast Alaska, focusing on birds, and wildlife for current and future generations.
Ketchikan Beaches Association (http://ketchikanbeaches.org/)
Supporting community access to Ketchikan Beaches and open space.

Geographic Information System (GIS) Links

Southeast Alaska GIS Library(http://seakgis.alaska.edu/)
The Southeast Alaska GIS Library is a cooperative project sponsored by the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, the Alaska Department of Natural Resources, the Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities, the Geographic Information Network of Alaska, The Nature Conservancy of Alaska, the National Marine Fisheries Service of NOAA, the US Forest Service, the US Fish and Wildlife Service, the US Geological Survey and the University of Alaska Southeast.
WESPAK-SE Portal(http://seakgis.alaska.edu/flex/wetlands/)
Wetland Ecosystem Services Protocol for Southeast Alaska (WESPAK-SE) GIS Portal

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