Chugach Children’s Forest Stories Join Wilderness Broadcast

 2014: Celebrating the 50th Anniversary

of the Wilderness Act, Alaska-Style

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Reporting from the Wild:

YOUTH-PRODUCED STORIES

Click on the image to listen to Aviva Hirsh and Nikki Navio’s stories from the Nellie Juan-College Fiord Wilderness Study Area in Prince William Sound. There, they interviewed teens from around the Sound busy with learning to kayak, camp outdoors, and take care of this glcaier-dominated landscape. The segment below was produced as part of “Alaska Wilderness Stories” through the Content Producers Guild. Look for the full series to hit the airwaves soon!

Chugach National Forest – Adventures in Wilderness: The Kayak-based Habitat Stewardship Expedition!

Each summer, Alaskan teens venture out on kayak expeditions in Prince William Sound as part of the Chugach Children’s Forest youth programs. Aviva and Nikki talk with them and with Wilderness rangers and conservationists about their Wilderness experiences. Click the image or here to learn more!