Applications Sought for the 2020 Mat-Su Valley Habitat Restoration & Protection Cost-Share Program

The Alaska Department of Fish and Game (ADF&G), Division of Sport Fish is currently accepting applications for the 2020 Mat-Su Valley Habitat Restoration & Protection Cost-Share Program. The submission deadline is 5:00 p.m. Monday, September 30, 2019. The Mat-Su Habitat Restoration & Protection Cost-Share Program, administered cooperatively by ADF&G and the United States Fish and […]

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Composting in Alaska

Contributed by DG: “From the UAF: Composting is a wonderful way for gardeners to convert unwanted organic waste, such as leaves, branches and old stalks from the garden, into “black gold” for the soil. Compost incorporated into the soil improves drainage and water retention by improving soil structure. As the compost breaks down,it slowly releases […]

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Spruce Bark Beetle kill trees and brush will be accepted for no charge at the Big Lake Transfer Station beginning Thursday, May 23, 2019.

The Sunshine Transfer Site located at Mile 102.5 on the Parks Highway (north of the Talkeetna turn-off) will also be accepting the Spruce Bark Beetle kill trees and brush on Sunday’s from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM beginning on Sunday, May 26, 2019. Mat-Su Borough residents will also be able to pick up these dead […]

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