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...mother were the first to spot and identify the rare bird on Sept. 19. A yellow-throated warbler also was seen near Bartlett Cove last week, another Alaska first. Whether the birds' northern migration was due to shifting weather patterns or simply...
14-year-old IDs hooded oriole in Juneau relatively rare.Tuesday, National Park Service employees saw and photographed a yellow-throated warbler in Bartlett Cove. That's also a first for Alaska."This might be all tied into a different climate pattern, because we're right...
Paddleboarding Glacier Bay

...their center of gravity, she said."You can paddle almost anything on your knees," she said.They started out at Bartlett Cove and spent two days getting to the northernmost Beardslee Island. The fourth day, they planned to get picked up at...
Yellow-throated Warbler spotted in Glacier Bay

...a yellow-throated warbler outside their offices in Bartlett Cove. It's the first time the bird has been seen in Alaska...Cuba and the Dominican Republic - so its arrival in Bartlett Cove is notable. Though it's more typical to have birds...
New Heacox novel celebrates Tlingit canoe culture

...pills.The story is inspired by encounters and memories across Heacox' decades in Alaska: an old dugout canoe at Bartlett Cove; Tlingit people's flight from Glacier Bay when the glaciers advanced; Alaska's effect on Heacox' mother-in-law's...
Registration required for kayaks stored in Bartlett Cove racks provided by the National Park Service in Bartlett Cove, in Glacier Bay, must now have a registration tag...NPS, the number of personal kayaks being stored in Bartlett Cove has increased. There have been numerous kayaks not...
Speed restrictions established to protect Glacier Bay whales

...while in park waters, including those outside Glacier Bay proper. Boaters are being advised to verify whale waters designations prior to entering Glacier Bay by calling 907-697-2627 or by contacting KWM20 Bartlett Cove on marine VHF radio.
National Park Service readies for centennial

...season, he said.In Southeast, a new tribal house is planned at the headquarters of Glacier Bay National Park near Bartlett Cove. Construction there should begin soon.The Soapy Smith Parlor at Klondike Gold Rush National Historic Park in Skagway...
On the Trails: Small pleasures add up

On recent strolls in Gustavus and Bartlett Cove, several small observations gave interest and pleasure. Not to be sneered at, the small things added up (as they often do...
Cruise ship gives lift to broken-down boat

...from the Baranof Wind, which proceeded to Juneau under tow.The Noordam's tender dropped off its passengers at Bartlett Cove, and the cruise ship continued on schedule to Ketchikan as part of a five-day cruise.


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