Slack Tide: Local Jökul

...embrace our local jökulhlaup. After all, it's about time Juneau finally got one. They've been common on the British Columbia side of the Taku River for years. Why should Canada get all the jökulhlaups?Another ponderable: the total amount...
Alaskans attend Canadian international arctic summit

...Economic Region Summit happening in British Columbia.Leading the pack of Alaskan...speakers, and the Premier of British Columbia is also speaking.In addition...lawmakers attending the Whistler, British Columbia event. Republican Rep. Peggy...
19 passengers minorly injured

...train that was headed north from Skagway to Fraser, British Columbia, when it partially derailed near the White Pass...Fraser, a historic railroad station in northwestern British Columbia, and Bennett, an abandoned town at the end of the...
Public comment period opens for KSM mine

...Alaska's Misty Fjords National Monument, supports all five species of salmon, as well as eulachon. The Nass is British Columbia's third largest salmon river, producing fish that are caught by both Canadians and Alaskans. Alaskan tribes...
Uses for spill planning tool expanding

...been involved with the project since it started in British Columbia.CORI has done all but one of the surveys in Alaska...roots in oil spill planning - the program started in British Columbia for that purpose, and first came to Alaska for the...
Group: Approval of Northern Gateway pipeline not worth the risk

The consequences to British Columbia's wild salmon alone from Northern Gateway's proposed oil...of crude oil per day from Northern Alberta, through Northern British Columbia, to the deep-water port of Kitimat B.C. at the head of...
Interactive map visualizes Tlingit connection to land

...River Tlingit First Nation and the University of British Columbia.During Celebration on Thursday afternoon, Nicole...tool and comes with lesson plans designed to meet British Columbia's standards.Schreyer said they worked with Atlin...
Herring search spans millennia

...variability," she and other authors wrote in a 2013 paper. That paper used data from 171 historical sites in Alaska, British Columbia and Washington. The oldest site goes back 10,000 years, though most date within the last 2,500 years.Over...
Author to speak on sacred headwaters, threatened salmon

...sacred headwaters of three important salmon rivers in British Columbia. Tribal leaders from the Tahltan First Nation, long...development in this area and in some other areas of British Columbia threatens all of the coast's salmon, Davis said...
Magnitude 6.6 quake off British Columbia coast the northwest corner of British Columbia's Vancouver Island, the U...southwest of Port Alice, British Columbia, and about 280 miles Kelowna in south-central British Columbia and the Seattle suburbs of Auburn...


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