By Sarah Aslam
Wrangell Sentinel 

More federal funding still possible in Southeast sustainability grants

 

April 13, 2022



An official with a U.S. Department of Agriculture program that has awarded more than $820,000 to the Wrangell borough, Forest Service and tribe said more could be on the way.

The Wrangell Cooperative Association was awarded $620,000 from the Southeast Alaska Sustainability Strategy, part of a $25 million federal grant program intended to help diversify the economy of Southeast communities.

The borough was awarded $100,000 to manage lands for the improvement of wild blueberry harvests and $103,000 for trail upkeep.

The program also provided funding for four positions at the Forest Service W...



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