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Alaska Science Forum: Far-north changes pondered in San Francisco

...showing a similar increase in absorbing solar radiation, said Norman Loeb of NASA's Langley Research Center.The Beaufort Sea north of Alaska and western Canada has absorbed heat at a much greater rate than the Arctic Ocean as a whole. Sea ice...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-12-19/alaska-science-forum-far-north-chang
Outdoors
Alaska Science Forum: Northern lab cranked out the quirky and creative

...sergeant in July 1962. The men were given an aircraft survival kit and instructed to hike and float their way to the Beaufort Sea. Their objective was to "provide field experience in this area and to determine the merits and deficiencies of the F-102...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-11-14/alaska-science-forum-northern-lab-cr
Outdoors
Polar bears disappearing from region

...from the U.S. Geological Survey and Environment Canada captured, tagged and released polar bears in the southern Beaufort Sea from 2001 to 2010. The bear population shrank to about 900 in 2010, down from about 1,600 in 2004. That area is...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-11-18/polar-bears-disappearing-region
State
Alaska North Slope lease sale takes in $54.5M

...They've now secured a fairly significant fairway," he said.A second Division of Oil and Gas sale for state offshore Beaufort Sea territory garnered $5 million in high bids.A federal lease sale attracted $658,978.20 for seven tracts in the...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-11-20/alaska-north-slope-lease-sale-takes-545
State
Feds finish draft of Arctic drilling document

...the Chukchi should it be allowed to explore again. The company's plan for 2015 does not include any wells in the Beaufort Sea.Shell spokeswoman Meg Baldino wrote in an email that the company appreciates the release of the draft and is reviewing...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-11-10/feds-finish-draft-arctic-drilling-docum
State
Federal agency releases Arctic drilling review

...offshore development.Shell in 2012 drilled pilot holes and performed other preliminary work in both the Chukchi and the Beaufort seas. The company experienced problems in the challenging Arctic conditions, culminating with the drill vessel Kulluk...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-11-03/federal-agency-releases-arctic-drilling
State
North Slope, Beaufort Sea lease sales planned

...annual oil and gas lease sales for the North Slope, Beaufort Sea and North Slope foothills.The sales are scheduled...14 million acres.It also says the North Slope and Beaufort Sea sale areas will include terms and conditions aimed at...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-10-02/north-slope-beaufort-sea-lease-sales-pl
State
Polar bear breaks into home in Alaska village

...part-time job on polar bear patrol in the village of Kaktovik, Alaska, usually means chasing the animals back to the Beaufort Sea. But she wasn't expecting to shoo one of the biggest bears she's ever seen out of a house last week.She was on...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-10-14/polar-bear-breaks-home-alaska-village-0
State
Polar bear breaks into home in village

...part-time job on polar bear patrol in the village of Kaktovik, Alaska, usually means chasing the animals back to the Beaufort Sea. But she wasn't expecting to shoo one of the biggest bears she's ever seen out of a house last week.She was on...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-10-15/polar-bear-breaks-home-village
State
My Turn: Setting the record straight on Sen. Begich

...drilling in the Arctic Ocean. In 2012 there were two pilot holes drilled, one in the Chuckchi Sea and another in the Beaufort Sea. There has been a temporary pause due to regulatory and permitting procedures, litigation and fallout from the Deepwater...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2014-10-23/my-turn-setting-record-straight-sen-b
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