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Ketchikan students learn sea skills

...experiences on the boat that they wouldn't have had in the classroom. He said that while the group was moving up Clarence Strait on the first day, the students were working with Landwehr on an ocean acidification experiment."All the sudden...
Hinkley's hot tub

Clarence Strait looked reasonably calm as I emerged from my hammock, licorice root fern tea in hand. Our crossing from Prince of Wales Island...
Wrangell files a petition to form own borough

...northwest of Ketchikan and 50 miles south of Wrangell on Clarence Strait on the northwest tip of Cleveland Peninsula. According...shelter for fishing boats caught in the stormy waters of Clarence Strait. Roy Eckert, Ketchikan Gateway Borough manager...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Russell Fjord 15 miles northeast of Yakutat. The Rainier plans to return this year to Chatham Strait, Peril Strait, Clarence Strait, Sitka Sound, Kasaan Bay, the Gulf of Esquibel and waters west of Prince of Wales Island. Common sense, caution...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Narrows and the Petersburg area in favor of the open reaches of Stephens Passage, Frederick Sound, and Sumner and Clarence straits. A second tug will join them when the ship reaches the Tongass Narrows to help maneuver through the approach to...
Keep the Cleveland Peninsula lands wild

...along an inland waterway, somewhat protected from the weather, allowing for travel when it may not be possible up Clarence Strait. The area is heavily used for subsistence and recreational endeavors. The peninsula supports a diverse and fragile...
Good Samaritans assist leaky fishing boat near Ketchikan

As the fishing vessel Arial began taking on water in Clarence Strait outside of Ketchikan Tuesday, good Samaritans and the U.S. Coast Guard were on their way. Samaritans from the Secure and the...
Rudder glitch sends cruise ship reeling

...about 4:45 p.m. Tuesday. The ship, on its Vancouver-to-Seward run, had recently left Ketchikan and was in Clarence Strait, headed for Juneau. Thirteen people were injured, including one woman who was hospitalized, according to Holland...
My turn: Tongass is a salmon forest first

...long, local coho runs are finding it difficult to survive. We used to have really good fisheries in places like Clarence Strait, Sumner Strait, and Point Baker. Those areas have been really hurt by clear cutting huge areas of old-growth forest...
Photo: Open water swim

Michelle Macy of Oregon swims across Clarence Strait in Ketchikan earlier this month while Michael Schuler accompanys her in a kayak. Macy has been traveling to Ketchikan for the...


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