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Guide to the National Audubon Society, Alaska Regional Office D-2 subject files
1970-1981

Collection number: HMC-0185.
Creator: National Audubon Society. Alaska-Hawaii Regional Office.
Title: National Audubon Society, Alaska Regional Office D-2 subject files.
Dates: 1970-1981.
Volume of collection: 3 cubic feet. 
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Collection summary: Papers documenting the implementation of the D-2 clause of the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act.

Organizational history:
The Alaska Regional Office of the National Audubon Society (now called Audubon Alaska) was established in 1977 and has played a crucial role in conservation decisions across the state, including the Alaska Lands Act in 1980.

Collection description:
The collection consists of the D-2 lands subject files of the Alaska Regional Office of the National Audubon Society, dating from 1970-1981. The files contain correspondence, speeches, press releases, legislation, reports, newspaper clippings, and other materials covering various D-2 related subjects including: citizens' views, commercial fisheries, easements, lands, lobbying, meetings, monument proclamations, native views, proposal areas, refuges, sport hunting, and state views.

Arrangement: Arranged alphabetically by subject.

Digitized copies: Digital copies of collection material not available online. For information about obtaining digital copies, please contact Archives and Special Collections.

Rights note: Archives owns copyright to most of the material in this collection.

Preferred citation: National Audubon Society, Alaska Regional Office D-2 subject files, Archives and Special Collections, Consortium Library, University of Alaska Anchorage.

Related materials: For other archival materials relating to D-2 in Archives and Special Collections, see the Research Guide to ANCSA, ANILCA, and D-2 collections.

Acquisition note: The collection was donated to the archives by Dave Cline in 1985.

Processing information: This guide to this collection was revised by Megan K. Friedel in 2011.


Container list:

Box/Folder

Description

Dates

1/1

Alaska Conservation Review.  Incomplete series of publications.

1971-1979

1/2a – 2b

Carter administration – Correspondence, speeches, press releases, reports, and clippings.

1977-1980

1/3a – 3b

Citizens' views – Correspondence, memos, press releases, public opinion survey, reports, articles, clippings, and publications. Also correspondence to David Cline as the Audubon Society's Alaska representative concerning non-D-2 subjects.

1976-1980

1/4

(Alaska) Coalition – correspondence, memos, reports, publications.

1976-1981

1/5

Commercial fisheries correspondence, position statement.

1977-1978

1/6

Congress – House of Representatives correspondence, drafts, amendments, excerpts from the House Congressional Record, reports, and testimony.

1975-1980.

1/7

Congress – Senate correspondence, drafts, amendments, excerpts from the Senate Congressional Record, and reports.

1976-1980

1/8

Correspondence

1971, 1976-1980

1/9

Easements – Clippings and pamphlets.

1976

1/10

Energy – Correspondence and pamphlet.

1980

1/11a – 11b

Implementation/training - Correspondence, memos, map, reports, draft laws, and publications.

1979-1981

1/12a – 12b

Lands – Correspondence, memos, reports, draft legislation, excerpts from the Congressional Record, articles, pamphlets, and clippings.

1970-1981

2/1

Lobbying – Memo, report, and article.

1979-1980

2/2-4

Media – Newspaper clippings, memos, articles, and press releases.

1970-1981

2/5

Meetings – Memos, notes, workshop lists, reports.

1975-1978

2/6-7

Minerals – Correspondence, memos, workshop summary, notes, reports, publications, and maps.

1974-1978

2/8

Monument proclamations – Correspondence, new Alaskan monuments summary, report, and map.

1978-1979

2/9

Native views – Correspondence, reports, House Resolution 5605, testimony, and clippings.

1974-1980

2/10

Proposal areas - Summary of proposed wilderness designation areas, articles, reports, and clippings.

1973-1980

2/11

Refuges – Reports and summaries of proposed refuges.

1978

2/12

Sport Hunting – Correspondence, reports, publications.

1977-1981

2/13 – 14

State views – Correspondence, reports, proposals, articles, notes, and clippings.

1976-1980

3/1

Steering Council – Correspondence, reports.

1977-1978.

3/2

Stevens bill – Correspondence, draft legislation, amendments, and reports.

1977-1980

3/3

Testimony – Correspondence andtestimony.

1977-1979.

3/4

Update 1980 – Correspondence, memos, reports, press releases, and maps.

1979-1980

3/5

Other material – Map, article, and advertising.

1976