USGS Alaska articles over last 30 days

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2014/09/30 21:38
2014/09/30 21:38
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... authority to shut down access altogether if volcanoes are at a higher level of alert. The USGS tracks volcanoes to warn people of when they're exhibiting unusual activity. Right now, there's...
2014/09/30 21:38
2014/09/30 21:38
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2014/09/27 21:34
2014/09/27 21:34
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... and determine the best locations for installing real-time monitoring systems. The USGS National Volcano Early Warning System classifies Glacier Peak as a "very high threat" volcano,...
2014/09/26 14:36
2014/09/26 14:36
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Plum was shooting a time lapse video at the exact time of Thursday's magnitude 6.2 earthquake in Alaska. "I just got my new iOS update and I was trying to get the fog, and I tied it (the iPhone)...
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2014/09/26 03:13
2014/09/26 03:13
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JUNEAU, Alaska - A 6.2 magnitude earthquake struck Alaska on Thursday near Anchorage, but the U.S. Geological Survey said there was little likelihood of casualties or severe damage from shaking...
2014/09/26 00:14
2014/09/26 00:14
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... registering a preliminary 6.2 magnitude was centered 81 miles northwest of Anchorage, Alaska, Thursday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. β€œIt was kind of a long one,”...
2014/09/25 19:45
2014/09/25 19:45
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A magnitude-6.2 earthquake shook parts of southern Alaska Thursday, including the state's largest city, but authorities said no tsunami activity is expected. The quake occurred just before 10 a.m....
2014/09/25 19:28
2014/09/25 19:28
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... registering a preliminary 6.2 magnitude was centered 81 miles northwest of Anchorage, Alaska, Thursday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. "It was kind of a long one,"...
2014/09/25 18:28
2014/09/25 18:28
5d
A large earthquake at 9:51 a.m. rattled Southcentral Alaska, with early reports from the Alaska Earthquake Information Center and placing the epicenter at 60 miles west/northwest of Willow. The...
2014/09/24 02:38
2014/09/24 02:38
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... on air to lead marijuana group, curses KTVA reporter Charlo Greene revealed she owns the Alaska Cannabis Club she was reporting on and then quit her TV gig with a choice word live on the...
2014/09/23 10:39
2014/09/23 10:39
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... sea otter (Enhydra lutris nereis), a species federally listed as threatened. For 2014, USGS reports the population index as 2,944 (data available online). It's a negligible bump from the...
2014/09/23 08:53
2014/09/23 08:53
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... front expanded from 50 yards to 150 yards at its widest. More >> LIVE BLOG: Updates from USGS, Civil Defense on Puna lava threatLIVE BLOG: Updates from USGS, Civil Defense on Puna lava...
2014/09/23 03:38
2014/09/23 03:38
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... of jeans isn't just a fashion statement, it is the reason she gets up in the morning. USGS: Puna lava flow has slowed, could now reach Pahoa in 13 daysUSGS: Puna lava flow has slowed,...
2014/09/12 18:27
2014/09/12 18:27
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... with a fan club One hundred years ago, a group of men sailed to the northern coast of Alaska to find a land mass rumored to protrude from the Arctic Ocean. They did not find the land....
2014/09/10 14:51
2014/09/10 14:51
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... out. The decline was not steady and was most severe in the mid-’80s before moderating, the USGS said. Taylor said the goal of the study, published last week in the online journal Marine...
2014/09/08 19:18
2014/09/08 19:18
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... group of top-priority volcanoes includes 19 High and Moderate threat volcanoes in Alaska and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands that currently have no real-time...
2014/09/05 14:51
2014/09/05 14:51
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One hundred years ago, a group of men sailed to the northern coast of Alaska to find a land mass rumored to protrude from the Arctic Ocean. They did not find the land. After wintering in the north,...
2014/08/29 19:17
2014/08/29 19:17
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... public and scientific government services. According to a recent study commissioned by USGS, enhanced elevation data could generate as much as $13 billion in benefits each year. The...
2014/08/28 22:43
2014/08/28 22:43
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... wilderness makes up only about 5 percent of the nation. (If you exclude Alaska and put all the Lower 48's designated wilderness in one state, it would be the size of...
2014/08/28 13:31
2014/08/28 13:31
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... size to the volcano at Yellowstone. A new study from the United States Geological Survey (USGS) suggests that the ash cloud from a Yellowstone supereruption would blanket the Rocky Mountains...
2014/09/30 21:38
2014/09/30 21:38
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