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The Bristol Bay Times
Uncertainty complicates crucial predictions about Alaska's futureas one-quarter of Alaska's permafrost could melt by 2100, a USGS study from lat
Uncertainty complicates crucial predictions about Alaska's future
The Bristol Bay Times / Posted 10 hours ago
as one-quarter of Alaska's permafrost could melt by 2100, a USGS study from late last year predicted. David McGuire, a University of Alaska Fairbanks biologist who is one of the co-authors of the USGS report, also was one of the 98 experts... Read more
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The Bristol Bay Times
Bears bother lonely science instrumentsrunways in villages and knock down all the runway lights, which make a slight h
Bears bother lonely science instruments
The Bristol Bay Times / Posted 10 hours ago
runways in villages and knock down all the runway lights, which make a slight humming sound." Since the late 1970s, the University of Alaska Fairbanks' Geophysical Institute has provided this column free in cooperation with the UAF research... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Alaska Science Forum: Summer solstice doesn't mean maximum warmthair near you is prepared to defy the long-term average by being extra hot. Or u
Alaska Science Forum: Summer solstice doesn't mean maximum warmth
Juneau Empire / Posted 19 hours ago
air near you is prepared to defy the long-term average by being extra hot. Or unusually cold. • Since the late 1970s, the University of Alaska Fairbanks’ Geophysical Institute has provided this column free in cooperation with the UAF research... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Spruce aphid: Small bugs, big problemAuke Rec is one infestation hot spot. Casey Matney, agriculture and horticultu
Spruce aphid: Small bugs, big problem
Juneau Empire / Posted 19 hours ago
Auke Rec is one infestation hot spot. Casey Matney, agriculture and horticulture agent for the Kenai Peninsula with the University of Alaska Fairbanks, says that there are some treatment options for spruce aphid. “Two ways you can treat spruce... Read more
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Alaska Public
Thursday, June 23, 2016Bross, KUAC – Fairbanks United States Supreme Court Associate Justice Sonia So
Thursday, June 23, 2016
Alaska Public / Posted yesterday
Bross, KUAC – Fairbanks United States Supreme Court Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor is scheduled to speak at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. UAF Summer Sessions will host Sotomayor at the Davis Concert Hall August 14th. Future of... Read more
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Alaska Public
Supreme Court Justice Sotomayor to speak at UAF in AugustUnited States Supreme Court Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor is scheduled to s
Supreme Court Justice Sotomayor to speak at UAF in August
Alaska Public / Posted yesterday
United States Supreme Court Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor is scheduled to speak at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. UAF Summer Sessions will host Sotomayor at the Davis Concert Hall August 14th. Sonia Sotomayor (Photo courtesy of the White... Read more
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PhysOrg
New technique settles old debate on highest peaks in US Arcticsame area as the glaciers we were studying and several of the peaks ended up in
New technique settles old debate on highest peaks in US Arctic
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
same area as the glaciers we were studying and several of the peaks ended up in our maps," says Nolan, a professor at the University of Alaska Fairbanks and the lead-author of the study. He had been mapping glacier volume change in the Brooks... Read more
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Capital City Weekly
CapitalCityWeekly.com - Southeast Alaska's Online Newspaperfrom Columbia International University, and a doctorate of philosophy in educat
CapitalCityWeekly.com - Southeast Alaska's Online Newspaper
Capital City Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
from Columbia International University, and a doctorate of philosophy in education and intercultural studies from the University of Alaska Fairbanks. “It is an honor to be named the Commissioner of Education and Early Development by the State... Read more
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Capital City Weekly
CapitalCityWeekly.com - Southeast Alaska's Online NewspaperNetwork television show.The deadline to apply is July 11. Kathryn Dodge, the ec
CapitalCityWeekly.com - Southeast Alaska's Online Newspaper
Capital City Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
Network television show.The deadline to apply is July 11. Kathryn Dodge, the economic development specialist for the University of Alaska Fairbanks Cooperative Extension Service, said business panels in Fairbanks, Anchorage and Juneau will... Read more
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express
Were 9/11 towers blown up by bombs? University probes if planes REALLY were responsibleby fire emerged in 2011, and it was thought the conspiracy may have been killed
Were 9/11 towers blown up by bombs? University probes if planes REALLY were responsible
express / Posted 2 days ago
by fire emerged in 2011, and it was thought the conspiracy may have been killed off. But Dr J Leroy Husley, chair of the University of Alaska Fairbanks’ (UAF) Civil and Environmental Engineering Department, has partnered with architects and... Read more
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Juneau Empire
High costs discourage young Alaskans from commercial fishingis out of the price range for an independent fisherman. Donkersloot and her co
High costs discourage young Alaskans from commercial fishing
Juneau Empire / Posted 3 days ago
is out of the price range for an independent fisherman. Donkersloot and her co-author, Courtney Carothers of the University of Alaska Fairbanks, found that a lack of fishing experience to be an obstacle even in historic fishing... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Commercial fishing too costly to enter for Alaska's youngis out of the price range for an independent fisherman. Donkersloot and her co
Commercial fishing too costly to enter for Alaska's young
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
is out of the price range for an independent fisherman. Donkersloot and her co-author, Courtney Carothers of the University of Alaska Fairbanks, found that a lack of fishing experience is a common obstacle even in historic fishing... Read more
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Peninsula Clarion
High costs discourage young Alaskans from commercial fishingis out of the price range for an independent fisherman. Donkersloot and her co
High costs discourage young Alaskans from commercial fishing
Peninsula Clarion / Posted 3 days ago
is out of the price range for an independent fisherman. Donkersloot and her co-author, Courtney Carothers of the University of Alaska Fairbanks, found that a lack of fishing experience to be an obstacle even in historic fishing... Read more
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The Financial Express
Permafrost thawing below shallow Arctic lakeswill subside, increasing the lake depth and accelerating further permafrost tha
Permafrost thawing below shallow Arctic lakes
The Financial Express / Posted 4 days ago
will subside, increasing the lake depth and accelerating further permafrost thawing,” said Vladimir Romanovsky of the University of Alaska Fairbanks Geophysical Institute. “In contrast, the warming on the land may increase the protective... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Northern entrepreneurs see big potential for drones in the Arcticbusiness director with the Alaska Center for Unmanned Aircraft Systems Integrat
Northern entrepreneurs see big potential for drones in the Arctic
The Globe and Mail / Posted 4 days ago
business director with the Alaska Center for Unmanned Aircraft Systems Integration (ACUASI), a research institute at the University of Alaska Fairbanks that’s been developing and testing drones for the past 15 years, says many companies from... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Permafrost thawing below shallow Arctic lakeswill subside, increasing the lake depth and accelerating further permafrost tha
Permafrost thawing below shallow Arctic lakes
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
will subside, increasing the lake depth and accelerating further permafrost thawing," said Vladimir Romanovsky of the University of Alaska Fairbanks Geophysical Institute. "In contrast, the warming on the land may increase the protective... Read more
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Salon.com
High costs discourage young Alaskans from commercial fishingprice range for an independent fisherman. You Might Also Like Donkersloot and
High costs discourage young Alaskans from commercial fishing
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
price range for an independent fisherman. You Might Also Like Donkersloot and her co-author, Courtney Carothers of the University of Alaska Fairbanks, found that a lack of fishing experience to be an obstacle even in historic fishing... Read more
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ABC News
High Costs Discourage Young Alaskans From Commercial Fishingis out of the price range for an independent fisherman. Donkersloot and her co
High Costs Discourage Young Alaskans From Commercial Fishing
ABC News / Posted 4 days ago
is out of the price range for an independent fisherman. Donkersloot and her co-author, Courtney Carothers of the University of Alaska Fairbanks, found that a lack of fishing experience to be an obstacle even in historic fishing... Read more
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Juneau Empire
JDHS grad joins Chena Goldstream Fire and Rescue in FairbanksKyle Fagerstrom recently earned his dual degree in fire science/municipal fire
JDHS grad joins Chena Goldstream Fire and Rescue in Fairbanks
Juneau Empire / Posted 5 days ago
Kyle Fagerstrom recently earned his dual degree in fire science/municipal fire control and paramedicine in May from the University of Alaska Fairbanks. While earning his degrees, he also received national and state certification as a paramedic... Read more
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The Bristol Bay Times
Foam on the water a sign of life and deathyou things are bad," Wartinbee said. "But it's a perfectly normal part of strea
Foam on the water a sign of life and death
The Bristol Bay Times / Posted 7 days ago
you things are bad," Wartinbee said. "But it's a perfectly normal part of stream activities." Since the late 1970s, the University of Alaska Fairbanks' Geophysical Institute has provided this column free in cooperation with the UAF research... Read more
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Peninsula Clarion
Foam on the water a sign of life, deathyou things are bad,” Wartinbee said. “But it’s a perfectly normal part of strea
Foam on the water a sign of life, death
Peninsula Clarion / Posted 7 days ago
you things are bad,” Wartinbee said. “But it’s a perfectly normal part of stream activities.” Since the late 1970s, the University of Alaska Fairbanks’ Geophysical Institute has provided this column free in cooperation with the UAF research... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Bears bother lonely science instrumentsrunways in villages and knock down all the runway lights, which make a slight h
Bears bother lonely science instruments
Juneau Empire / Posted 8 days ago
runways in villages and knock down all the runway lights, which make a slight humming sound.” • Since the late 1970s, the University of Alaska Fairbanks’ Geophysical Institute has provided this column free in cooperation with the UAF research... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Glennallen man picked as state schools bossfrom Columbia International University, and a doctorate of philosophy in educat
Glennallen man picked as state schools boss
Juneau Empire / Posted 8 days ago
from Columbia International University, and a doctorate of philosophy in education and intercultural studies from the University of Alaska Fairbanks, according to an email from the state department of education. Johnson faces a long agenda.... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
fisheries research has ‘global implications’ for water usefuture.” The research has been supported by the Ministry of Business, Innovati
fisheries research has ‘global implications’ for water use
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 days ago
future.” The research has been supported by the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment, Fish & Game New Zealand, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Bureau of Land Management Fairbanks; Environment Southland; Cawthron Institute; and more... Read more
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PhysOrg
Permafrost thawing below shallow Arctic lakespermafrost below shallow lakes such as these is thawing as a result of changing
Permafrost thawing below shallow Arctic lakes
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
permafrost below shallow lakes such as these is thawing as a result of changing winter climate. Credit: Christopher Arp, University of Alaska Fairbanks. New research shows permafrost below shallow Arctic lakes is thawing as a result of changing... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Former Meteors win championshipbrothers will he heading their separate ways next season. Jared is going back t
Former Meteors win championship
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 10 days ago
brothers will he heading their separate ways next season. Jared is going back to Kelowna while Kyle is headed to the University of Alaska Fairbanks on a hockey scholarship. “I was talking to a couple of schools at the start of the year and... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Former Meteors win championshipbrothers will he heading their separate ways next season. Jared is going back t
Former Meteors win championship
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 10 days ago
brothers will he heading their separate ways next season. Jared is going back to Kelowna while Kyle is headed to the University of Alaska Fairbanks on a hockey scholarship. “I was talking to a couple of schools at the start of the year and... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Former Meteors win championshipbrothers will he heading their separate ways next season. Jared is going back t
Former Meteors win championship
Welland Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
brothers will he heading their separate ways next season. Jared is going back to Kelowna while Kyle is headed to the University of Alaska Fairbanks on a hockey scholarship. “I was talking to a couple of schools at the start of the year and... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Two vie for state's top schools jobRiver district before becoming the district’s director of instruction, then sup
Two vie for state's top schools job
Juneau Empire / Posted 10 days ago
River district before becoming the district’s director of instruction, then superintendent. He has a doctorate from the University of Alaska Fairbanks. The state education board will take public comments on the selection of a commissioner at... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Nickerson, Fritz wedShe currently works at the Juneau Empire and Capital City Weekly. Evan also gr
Nickerson, Fritz wed
Juneau Empire / Posted 12 days ago
She currently works at the Juneau Empire and Capital City Weekly. Evan also graduated JDHS, and then he attended the University of Alaska Fairbanks. He currently works at the Department of Fish and Game. The Fritzes will make their home in... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Psssst... Want to buy a woolly mammoth tusk?is working on a tenth. He has taught journalism at Stanford University, the Uni
Psssst... Want to buy a woolly mammoth tusk?
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 14 days ago
is working on a tenth. He has taught journalism at Stanford University, the University of California at Santa Cruz and the University of Alaska Fairbanks. He tweets at @shurkin. Reprinted with permission from Inside Science, an editorially... Read more
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The Bristol Bay Times
Jerah Chadwickin an abandoned Quonset hut in Morris Cove before moving to Nirvana Hill in Una
Jerah Chadwick
The Bristol Bay Times / Posted 14 days ago
in an abandoned Quonset hut in Morris Cove before moving to Nirvana Hill in Unalaska. In 1988 he completed an MFA at the University of Alaska Fairbanks and returned to Unalaska where he administered the university's Aleutian and Pribilof Island... Read more
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The Bristol Bay Times
Fire breaks down, builds up boreal forestby fall. We've also burned aspen in May and had sprouts well over my head by hu
Fire breaks down, builds up boreal forest
The Bristol Bay Times / Posted 14 days ago
by fall. We've also burned aspen in May and had sprouts well over my head by hunting season." Since the late 1970s, the University of Alaska Fairbanks' Geophysical Institute has provided this column free in cooperation with the UAF research... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Foam on the water a sign of life and deathyou things are bad,” Wartinbee said. “But it’s a perfectly normal part of strea
Foam on the water a sign of life and death
Juneau Empire / Posted 14 days ago
you things are bad,” Wartinbee said. “But it’s a perfectly normal part of stream activities.” • Since the late 1970s, the University of Alaska Fairbanks’ Geophysical Institute has provided this column free in cooperation with the UAF research... Read more
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Alaska Public
Wednesday, June 8, 2016waiting for flights. UAF researcher receives grant to utilize peptides in vacc
Wednesday, June 8, 2016
Alaska Public / Posted 16 days ago
waiting for flights. UAF researcher receives grant to utilize peptides in vaccines Robert Hannon, KUAC – Fairbanks A University of Alaska Fairbanks researcher has received more than $1.5 million from the National Institutes of Health to... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Indio Police Department hires new Chief of Policeand serving the fine residents of this city." Washburn earned a Master's Degre
Indio Police Department hires new Chief of Police
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 16 days ago
and serving the fine residents of this city." Washburn earned a Master's Degree in the Administration of Justice from the University of Alaska Fairbanks and Bachelor of Arts Degrees from Central Washington University in both Law & Justice and... Read more
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Capital City Weekly
CapitalCityWeekly.com - Southeast Alaska's Online NewspaperStory last updated at 6/8/2016 - 1:21 pm UAF seeks nominations for alumni awar
CapitalCityWeekly.com - Southeast Alaska's Online Newspaper
Capital City Weekly / Posted 16 days ago
Story last updated at 6/8/2016 - 1:21 pm UAF seeks nominations for alumni awards The University of Alaska Fairbanks Alumni Association is accepting nominations for its annual alumni awards, including the Distinguished Alumnus Award. The association... Read more
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Juneau Empire
New study reveals 'disturbing' findings about sexual assault on UA campusespublic numbers that we have available about sexual victimization for UA student
New study reveals 'disturbing' findings about sexual assault on UA campuses
Juneau Empire / Posted 18 days ago
public numbers that we have available about sexual victimization for UA students,” she said. In the past few years, UAA, University of Alaska Fairbanks and UAS have followed national mandates to improve sexual assault prevention efforts and stay... Read more
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Alaska Public
UAF Looking To Expand HAARP PotentialThe University of Alaska Fairbanks has several prospective customers for the HA
UAF Looking To Expand HAARP Potential
Alaska Public / Posted 18 days ago
The University of Alaska Fairbanks has several prospective customers for the HAARP facility. UAF took ownership of the High Frequency Active Auroral Research Program facility in Gakona from the Air Force last summer, and there’s optimism that the... Read more
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Alaska Public
Monday, June 6, 2016a rafting accident on the Lowe River near Valdez. UAF Looking To Expand HAARP
Monday, June 6, 2016
Alaska Public / Posted 18 days ago
a rafting accident on the Lowe River near Valdez. UAF Looking To Expand HAARP Potential Dan Bross, KUAC – Fairbanks The University of Alaska Fairbanks has several prospective customers for the HAARP facility. UAF took ownership of the High... Read more
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Alaska Public
UAF researcher receives grant to utilize peptides in vaccinesA University of Alaska Fairbanks researcher has received more than $1.5 million
UAF researcher receives grant to utilize peptides in vaccines
Alaska Public / Posted 18 days ago
A University of Alaska Fairbanks researcher has received more than $1.5 million from the National Institutes of Health to figure out how vaccines work. Andrea Ferrante hopes his work will lead to more effective inoculations against diseases, such as... Read more
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Juneau Empire
UA Regents OK budget with $6M less than 2016are looking to reduce that number. That budget will be split between the syste
UA Regents OK budget with $6M less than 2016
Juneau Empire / Posted 18 days ago
are looking to reduce that number. That budget will be split between the system’s campuses, with $454 million for the University of Alaska Fairbanks, including $147 million in state funding. The University of Alaska Anchorage and University of... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Northern lights in northeast Ohio overnightpush the northern lights farther south toward North America. According to a fo
Northern lights in northeast Ohio overnight
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 19 days ago
push the northern lights farther south toward North America. According to a forecast from the Geophysical Institute at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, the Aurora may be visible as far south as Cleveland tonight. Seeing the northern lights in... Read more
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Alaska Public
News FeedA contingent of senior Arctic Council officials wrapped up a three-day meeting
News Feed
Alaska Public / Posted 19 days ago
A contingent of senior Arctic Council officials wrapped up a three-day meeting at the University of Alaska Fairbanks Thursday. And Friday morning, the U.S. chairman of the group reported on their deliberations, much of which dealt with the impact of... Read more
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Alaska Public
Alaska PoliticsAn independent report on the University of Alaska Fairbanks failed handling of
Alaska Politics
Alaska Public / Posted 19 days ago
An independent report on the University of Alaska Fairbanks failed handling of sexual assault cases was released Friday. The review done by Anchorage attorney Jeff Feldman confirms that UAF failed to pursue policy dictated disciplinary action against... Read more
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The Bristol Bay Times
Moose flies a high-summer pest in Alaskahe wrote on his sweltering river trip of a century ago. "And not a horse within
Moose flies a high-summer pest in Alaska
The Bristol Bay Times / Posted 21 days ago
he wrote on his sweltering river trip of a century ago. "And not a horse within 100 miles." Since the late 1970s, the University of Alaska Fairbanks' Geophysical Institute has provided this column free in cooperation with the UAF research... Read more
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The Bristol Bay Times
Years Ago in the Bristol Bay Times-Dutch Harbor Fishermanbetween the state's Inupiat, Yup'ik, Athabascan, Southeast and Aleut ethnic reg
Years Ago in the Bristol Bay Times-Dutch Harbor Fisherman
The Bristol Bay Times / Posted 21 days ago
between the state's Inupiat, Yup'ik, Athabascan, Southeast and Aleut ethnic regions. The academy was sponsored by the Alaska Staff Development Network, the Alaska Rural Systemic Initiative and the University of Alaska Fairbanks Bristol Bay C... Read more
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Peninsula Clarion
Refuge Notebook: Elodea gone from the Kenai Peninsula?Department of Natural Resources, Homer Soil & Water Conservation District, Kena
Refuge Notebook: Elodea gone from the Kenai Peninsula?
Peninsula Clarion / Posted 21 days ago
Department of Natural Resources, Homer Soil & Water Conservation District, Kenai Peninsula Borough, Kenai Watershed Forum, University of Alaska Fairbanks Cooperative Extension Service, Cook Inlet Aquaculture Association, Alaska Department of Fish &... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Fire breaks down and builds up boreal forestby fall. We’ve also burned aspen in May and had sprouts well over my head by hu
Fire breaks down and builds up boreal forest
Juneau Empire / Posted 22 days ago
by fall. We’ve also burned aspen in May and had sprouts well over my head by hunting season.” • Since the late 1970s, the University of Alaska Fairbanks’ Geophysical Institute has provided this column free in cooperation with the UAF research... Read more
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Capital City Weekly
CapitalCityWeekly.com - Southeast Alaska's Online NewspaperStory last updated at 6/1/2016 - 6:17 pm Juneau sites dangerous for shellfish
CapitalCityWeekly.com - Southeast Alaska's Online Newspaper
Capital City Weekly / Posted 23 days ago
Story last updated at 6/1/2016 - 6:17 pm Juneau sites dangerous for shellfish Researchers at the University of Alaska Fairbanks School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences in Juneau have been collecting weekly phytoplankton samples at Auke Bay, Point... Read more
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