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Glacier meltdown picks up pace

...Lake at the head of Turnagain Arm. In 1915, that glacier overran the present location of the popular Begich, Boggs Visitor Center, Molnia said. "It's been retreating since the beginning of the 20th century," he said. "Only in the last...

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Exploring frozen worlds on the Web

...Glacier hosts eight colonies. They will be placed in a plastic tray filled with ice and brought to the Begich Boggs Visitor Center in Portage, where students from schools around the world will interact with the expedition team via the Internet...

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Whittier road closed through weekend

...The slide left a 300-foot pile of rubble as high as 30 feet on the road, which remains closed at the Begich, Boggs Visitor Center. DOT spokesman Rick Feller said blasting could be required to crush larger boulders and to negate the potential...

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Visitor center in Portage opens

ANCHORAGE - After two years of being closed, the visitor center in Portage has reopened. The Begich, Boggs Visitor Center will be open weekends until the summer seasons begins May 23rd. The visitor center will be open this winter Saturday...

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Fees bring in less than expected

...several other sites in Alaska, such as the Pack Creek bear-viewing area on Admiralty Island and the Begich, Boggs Visitor Center at Portage Glacier. Altogether in Alaska the Forest Service fee program raised $773,700 in 1999, Fisher said...

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Alaska Digest

...Alaska State Troopers said. Payne was in Alaska to work as a U.S. Forest Service volunteer at the Begich, Boggs Visitor Center near Portage Glacier about 50 miles south of Anchorage. On Friday, Payne and fellow volunteer, 52-year-old...

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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...several other sites in Alaska, such as the Pack Creek bear-viewing area on Admiralty Island and the Begich, Boggs Visitor Center at Portage Glacier. Altogether in Alaska the Forest Service fee program raised $773,700 in 1999, Fisher said...

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Global warming trip pairs evangelicals, scientists

...NASA climatologist. On Wednesday, 10 scientists and evangelicals toured the National Forest Service's Begich Boggs Visitors Center, constructed about 50 miles south of Anchorage in 1986. Federal officials hoped it would offer protected views...

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