Senate passes resolution opposing Aleutians marine sanctuary

...passed a resolution opposing a new marine sanctuary in the Aleutian Islands.Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility...square nautical miles in waters near the Alaska Peninsula and Aleutian Islands. The federal fisheries agency rejected the petition...
Intense storm headed to Aleutian Islands

...intensity of 2012's Superstorm Sandy is expected to reach the Aleutian Islands over the weekend and bring unseasonably frigid temperatures...In fact, 69 mph wind gusts blew in last week in the western Aleutian town of Adak, a former Naval Air Station east of Nuri's...
Hilsinger named new science advisor for the Aleutian King Crab Research Foundation

...John Hilsinger has been named the new science advisor for the Aleutian King Crab Research Foundation. Hilsinger - the former says in a press release that surveys to evaluate the Aleutian crab resource are limited because of distance. Crabber believe...
Infographic: Update: 29th Legislature Scoreboard

...include a proposed Alaska constitutional amendment.HJR 7: There should not be a National Marine Sanctuary covering most of the Aleutian Islands.HJR 19: This proposes a constitutional amendment that would limit spending from the Constitutional Budget Reserve...
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Arctic research vessel Sikuliaq prepares for final trials

...wildest places on Earth.The 261-foot Sikuliaq (see-KOO'-lee-ak) next month will leave Seward, sail around the Aleutian Islands and tuck into sea ice in the Bering Sea. The voyage will be the final trial for its reinforced hull, propulsion system...
Alaska deep-water port proposed for vessels in Arctic waters

...south of the Bering Strait but far closer to Arctic waters than the nearest Coast Guard base in Kodiak, an island east of the Aleutian Chain.The lack of a deep-water port along Alaska's north and west coasts has been a point of concern as climate warming...
Remote Aleutian villages seek greenhouses to get fresh greens

...miles from Anchorage to the tip of the Aleutian Islands - which is geographically in...Wright, senior scientist at the nonprofit Aleutian Pribilof Islands Association, who was...coalition Wright is involved in includes the Aleutian Pribilof Islands Association, APICDA...
Exploration begins in Aleutian Islands after 2 decades as gold prices skyrocket

...another exploration has been launched into remote parts of the Aleutian Islands and Alaska Peninsula.The Alaska Journal of Commerce...inflation skyrocketed and gold prices rose, sparking work in the Aleutian Islands. But when the economy stabilized, exploration was...
Earthquake hits in Aleutian region

ANCHORAGE - A moderate earthquake has hit in the Aleutian Islands. The U.S. Geological Survey says the 5.2-magnitude...struck at 10:40 p.m. Wednesday and was centered near the Aleutian's Andreanof Islands, about 30 miles southeast of Adak...
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Trio of small quakes hits Aleutian Islands

...Information Center reported a trio of small quakes has rattled Alaska's Aleutian Islands. The last of the three quakes hit around 11:30 p.m. Friday...magnitude of 4.3. Both were located in the Rat Island region of the Aleutian's.


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