Timber harvest agreement in place, SEGA prepares to cut some trees

Timber harvest agreement in place, SEGA prepares to cut some trees

(A Waratah danglehead processor, similar to the one to be used by SEGA to harvest cottonwood around Galena) Much of the Galena City Council meeting last night was spent discussing recent developments with the biomass energy project in Galena. Sustainable Energy for Galena Alaska, or SEGA, is the group that is set to harvest local trees for a wood-fired heating system on the base.  There had been delays in securing a timber sale agreement with the landowner, village corporation Gana-A’Yoo Limited, and in getting contract engineers to finish...

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