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Berners Bay

...Scientists using underwater cameras have seen vast blankets of hooligan lying above the bottom of the bay near the mouth of Berners River. Estimates range from 10 million to 20 million fish. From September to May, 300 to 600 sea lions use a haulout on...
My turn: Kensington Mine has made environmental strides

...that the tailings were not a problem and essentially the same as the glacial silt coming down the nearby Lace and Berners Rivers. However, by the time the tailings study and the environmental impact statement were complete, the gold price had...
Road would change the landscape of recreation

...I've seen in Berners Bay," he said. Not long ago, a group of state biologists studying coho salmon along the Berners River saw a brown bear slay and devour a newborn moose. "In the spring, our camp is in the middle of the moose calving...
Coho salmon: a renewable resource southeast wild story here

...programs where the populations are studied in great detail. These are conducted by ADF&G on the Taku River and Berners River, and at Auke Creek/Lake by the National Marine Fisheries Service. These programs are costly and very labor intensive...
On the Trails: Day 2, in Berners Bay

...clouds of white birds over on the Berners River, so we knew that the eulachon...the bay and hike up along the Berners River.The tide was starting to go...our kayaks near the mouth of the Berners River would be difficult. Vast amounts...
Ferry decision avoids lengthy lawsuits

...what the national environmental opposition will be to a waterfront road through Berners Bay and across the Antler and Berners rivers. As someone who travels to Haines and Skagway for both work and pleasure, I wish to thank the governor for sparing...
Sea Lions of Berners Bay

...biologist with the National Marine Fisheries Service in Juneau. They were over an underwater gully near the mouth of the Berners River when they found a mass of hooligan below. "We saw it on the depth finder on the boat, then dropped an underwater...
Biologist gets the better of a charging brownie

...charged toward him. "I was thinking how small I was," he said. He was working last Sunday at the headwaters of the Berners River, about 14 miles upstream from Berners Bay. With his partner from the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, Wayne Lonn...
Getting creative around the house

...most of which don't get done. Oh, yes. And I remember to write a letter to the editor to tell everyone that the Berners River, the Gilkey River, the Lace River and the Antler River don't need a road. And yeah, the radio is back on, and...
My Turn: Kensington mine is a threat to Berners Bay fish habitat

...River coho smolt migrate to sea, then overwinter in Berners River and leave the following spring. Berners Bay herring...feed on aquatic resources produced in Berners Bay. Berners River coho smolt produce adults caught in the Chilkat River...


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