Conservationists concerned with cruise ship rules

...approach an area for sampling, "you wouldn't expect to find any sign of the discharge," Hale said.Gershon Cohen, a co-author of the 2006 initiative, said depending on the conditions, there could be a faster dilution. But he said he doesn't...
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Little impact on Ambler road caribou

...tenth of the Western Arctic Caribou Herd, Alaska's largest, uses the study area as its winter range, said study co-author Kyle Joly of the National Park Service. "That's why we're thinking it's not going to be a very large impact to...
Coast Guard proposes Bering Strait shipping route is what keeps the waves down," said Marilyn Heiman, U.S. Arctic director for the Pew Charitable Trusts and co-author of the Marine Policy study. More than just shipping routes is needed, she said.That increased traffic in the Bering...
Study: Warming West Coast will send fish northward needed to follow them. Or else they may need to switch to different target species," Richard Brodeur, a study co-author and senior scientist with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, said in a statement."It may not happen...
Mastodons long gone from the north

...and others who study vanished landscapes of the north. Zazula is with the Yukon Palaeontology Program in Whitehorse. Co-authors on the paper are Alaskans Patrick Druckenmiller, Pam Groves, Dan Mann and Michael Kunz. Zazula got excited about digging...
Study links changing winds to warming in Pacific

...temperature increases are due primarily to 'natural' processes are suspect and premature, at best."Johnstone and co-author Nathan Mantua, a research scientist with the NOAA Fisheries Service in Santa Cruz, California, pointed to the fact...
Ig Nobel prizes awarded hazardous to your health.Dr. David Hanauer, of the department of pediatrics at the University of Michigan and co-author of one of the studies, says there's no reason for cat owners to panic."It may simply be that people with depression...
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UAS' One Campus, One Book featured author to lead Evening at Egan

...connection. Former Sitka resident Jack Calvin, one of the original founders of the Sitka Conservation Society, was the co-author of Ricketts' first book, "Between Pacific Tides," published in 1949, and was a mutual friend of both Steinbeck...
Polar bears disappearing from region

...polar bears in the region."The habitat was profoundly different by the late 1990s, early 2000s," said Amstrup, a co-author of the study in the journal Ecological Applications.Bromaghin said only two of 80 polar bear cubs the team tracked...
Study: Steelhead thrown off by iron

...feeding grounds in the Pacific. If the magnetic field is distorted during this calibration, the fish are confused.Co-author David Noakes, a senior scientist at the hatchery research center, said more experiments are needed to determine if...


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