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SHI aims to rebuild stocks to culturally, archaeologically indicated levels at historical locations

...herring spawned in the same locations more consistently than they do now, according to a 2013 paper authored by the lead archaeologist studying Alaska's herring, Madonna Moss, and other researchers."Over the period represented well by the archaeological...
University to host archaeologist John Terrell on Thursday

...JUNEAU - The University of Alaska Southeast will host archaeologist John Terrell, of the Field Museum of Natural History...the South Pacific." An internationally recognized archaeologist, Terrell is especially interested in how people...
Alaska Science Forum: High-and-dry log points to great Alaska tsunamis

...through the grasses of a treeless Alaska island with an archaeologist friend in 2005, he spotted a bleached driftwood log. The...December 2013.Because worsening weather required Carver and archaeologist Rick Knecht to leave Sedanka Island with haste, Carver...
Archaeologist unearths rare Native artifact

...archaeological dig took an exciting turn last week when a visiting archaeologist unearthed what is believed to be the first effigy of its...It was astounding," said Bellow, who has worked as an archaeologist for more than 20 years. "It was a magic moment. I wish...
Alaska Science Forum: In Hawaii, hints of a giant Alaska tsunami

...great tsunami story starts with David Burney's explorations of caves within the limestone complex. While Burney, an archaeologist, ecologist and director of conservation with the National Tropical Botanical Garden of Kauai, was trawling for and finding...
Russian archaeological projects to be discussed at state museum lecture lecture of the series, will be "Exploring the Archaeology of Alaska's Colonial Russian Settlements" with state archaeologist Dave McMahan of the Office of History and Archaeology. It begins at noon Thursday, March 14, at the Alaska State Museum...
In the Stacks: new fiction

...but is completely unprepared to have the honored piece, an African artifact called the King's Jar, go missing and an archaeologist associated with it turn up dead. Before she knows it, she's up to her ears in well-heeled murder suspects, three...
State news in brief for Monday, Nov. 25

...Researchers are working with the Tanana Chiefs Conference on what's known as the Tochak McGrath Discovery.Tanana Chiefs senior archaeologist Bob Sattler says the information obtained is unique because researchers don't have other data points from that time period...
Skaters take to the ice on Mendenhall Lake

...was built in 1936 by the Civilian Conservation Corps as a warming hut for outdoor skaters, according to Forest Service archaeologist Myra Gilliam."In my skating, I stick closer to the Skater's side," Neary said.It's especially important, Neary...
Russian team searches for lost Soviet-era bomber

...water a few years ago. It was something hard and large that ripped a hole in the boat's fiberglass hull.Former state archaeologist Dave McMahan said the location near the mouth of the Colville River, with a mix of fresh and salt water, bodes well for...


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