Back in Ketchikan, Its Tlingit Indian name, Kach Khanna, means “spread wings of the eagle". and I have seen many of them. I am within minutes by float plane from Misty Fjords and the Tongas National Rain Forest.
Timber harvesting is all but over, and the environmental narrative is about this place, while not being as bio-diverse as The Amazon, Tongas is denser and the largest rainforest in the US,at 17 Million acres
|Among the salmon and deer and black bears, and trees|