Shoe Recycling Collection - Youth Program at AFE

Do you have old shoes collecting dust in your closet? The Youth Track, in cooperation with the Green Star Program, will be collecting used shoes at AFE for recycling! Your old shoes will be sent to Nike Reuse-A-Shoe program that grinds them into a material used to create athletic and playground surfaces. More Info>

College Credit for Youth!

The Alaska Forum is happy to announce that we will providing College Credit the University of Alaska Fairbanks Bristol Bay Campus for participation in the Alaska Forum on the Environment, 2015! Course tuition is being offered FREE for the first ten (10) youth that apply.  More Info>

College Credit and CEUs are available to everyone! Course tuition is being offered at a reduced cost of $75 (normally $168) for registered AFE Participants! More Info>

Airline Discount

737-700_lineart.gifAlaska Airlines is providing a 7% discount for flights to the Alaska Forum on the Environment.  Use group fare code ECMV945.  Blackout travel dates may apply which may affect discount eligibility on your return flight from February 12-16.

Green Star Program

Newest Green Star Program Members

Green Star Program would like to welcome our newest program members:

  • Green Alaska Solutions
  • Dena'ina Convention Center

We look forward to working with them as they strive to meet the Green Star Standards.

Make your Event a Green Event:

Do you have a special event coming up? Let Green Star help you make your event a certified Green Event. Learn More >>

Alaska Forum on the Environment

The 17th Alaska Forum on the Environment has lined up over 100 technical breakout sessions, 200 presenters and 5 keynote events.  Make sure you are part of Alaska's premier environmental conference and training event!  Please note:

  • Rates Discounted Online Until January 16th JUST EXTENDED Until January 24th. Register Now!
  • Poster Sessions  Due January 25th.  More Info >
  • Hotel Discounts through January 25th.  More Info >
  • Award Nominations Accepted through January 25th.  More Info >

Environmental Training

Rural Alaska Landfill Operator Training:

The Alaska Forum will be offering Rural Alaska Landfill Operator training March 10-12, 2015 and April 7-9, 2015.  Learn more >>

Online Training:

The Alaska Forum offers an extensive lineup of environmental courses all available on-line!   Learn more >>

Environmental Apprenticeship

The Alaska Forum is the registered sponsor of the Environmental Technician Apprenticeship Program by the US Department of Labor. We help match apprentices with employers offering opportunities statewide. Learn More >>