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Senator seeks $15 million for tsunami debris

...rough guess. The Japanese government last month predicted the most buoyant debris, such as buoys that littered some Alaska beaches earlier this year, has already arrived. Lumber from houses and boats is expected to begin reaching the West Coast...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2012-12-10/senator-seeks-15-million-tsunami-debris
State
Biologist: Tsunami debris can be overwhelming in spots

...debris that you see from the video footage from the tsunami."Some groups that routinely clean ocean debris from Alaska beaches - particularly in the Gulf of Alaska region - have raised concerns about the volume and type of debris that they have...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2012-12-14/biologist-tsunami-debris-can-be-overwhe
State
Federal grand jury indicts two on ivory sale charges

...thousands of dollars. Prosecutors say Reynolds collected parts from about a dozen Pacific walrus carcasses found on Alaska beaches since 1999. Reynolds found most of the walruses near Pilot Point, a community of about 75 on the northern coast...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/092406/sta_20060924001.shtml
News
Southeast deer weathering tough Autumn

...season, which ends Dec. 31. A federally managed subsistence hunt takes place in January. As hunters scout Southeast Alaska beaches for deer, it's important to remember that it is illegal to shoot deer from a boat. In Southeast Alaska, it is...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/121006/out_20061210008.shtml
Outdoors
Turn the tides in your house

...remote, largely out of sight and out of mind. Sound off on the important issues at The garbage that washes up on Alaska beaches is not just our garbage, but Pacific Rim garbage, and if we look beyond our doorstep, we realize that part of our...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/011308/out_20080113001.shtml
Outdoors
Mat-Su wanted ferry, gets $78 million landing craft and wonders what to do with it

...Susitna could be used as an offshore oil drilling support vessel or a scientific research ship able to pull up on remote Alaska beaches, borough officials say. Maybe it would work for dinner cruises or as a way for tourists to reach the Kenai Peninsula...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2011-05-09/mat-su-wanted-ferry-gets-78-million-lan
State
UAF: PSP may again be a problem

...visitors not to eat untested shellfish harvested from Alaska beaches."Without proper testing, you can never really...people not to eat untested shellfish harvested from Alaska beaches. (Read one of the warnings online at www.hss...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2011-06-09/uaf-psp-may-again-be-problem
Outdoors
SEARHC warns to not eat, harvest shellfish

...levels of PSP toxin ever recorded. Some of the highest levels of PSP toxin in the world were discovered on Southeast Alaska beaches.The Food and Drug Administration lists the safe level of PSP as any amount less than 80 micrograms (mcg) of toxin...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2011-06-10
Local
Murkowski calls for Japan tsunami debris roundtable

...monitoring program is designed to examine beaches in a systematic manner and tabulate the number of objects arriving on Alaska beaches," Gaudet said.Sen. Mark Begich is attempting to boost debris monitoring and cleanup through legislation."Residents...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2012-01-19/murkowski-calls-japan-tsunami-debris-ro
Local
State offering guidance on oil spill

...he's made the offer to counterparts in Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama and Florida. Crude oil remains on some Alaska beaches 21 years after the Exxon Valdez hit a reef and ruptured cargo tanks that discharged 10.8 million gallons of oil...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/050410/sta_633398633.shtml
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