Beacon leads searchers to stranded hiker

...troopers dispatch online said that Waddell hiked over Sheep Mountain to Sunny Cove in Taku Inlet and had planned on hiking the coastline back to Juneau. When he realized it was too dangerous to turn around or to follow the coast, he activated his SPOT device...
Barge brings tons of buoys, ocean debris to Seattle

...Pallister, president of the cleanup organization Gulf of Alaska Keeper, which coordinated the project.Alaska has more coastline than all other coastal states combined, and Pallister estimates that crews could fill the barge three more times from what...
Analysis: Offshore drilling could tap large supplies

NEW YORK - Opening more of America's coastlines to oil and natural gas drilling won't cut energy prices...give the petroleum industry access to the southern Atlantic coastline, the eastern Gulf of Mexico and more of Alaska's coast...
City museum opens new exhibit: Juneau's Changing Shoreline

...This new exhibit discusses the physical transformation of the coastline as human need and interest changed this region from a seasonal...the area and shown gold deposits by the aak'w Kwaan, the coastline followed the path of today's South Franklin and Front Streets...
Barge carrying marine debris arrives in Seattle

...weeks-long debris-removal effort went rather smoothly.The barge arrived in Kodiak July 15, and made its way down the coastline, stopping to pick up debris loaded by helicopter from rocky beaches.The last stop in Alaska was at Wrangell-St. Elias...
Alaska Science Forum: The lonliest camp on Earth

...Alaska settlement (the village of Mekoryuk) is a great place to live: lush with plantlife (some of it edible); miles of coastline offering access to seabirds, their eggs, walrus, seals and fish; ample fresh water in lakes and streams.In other ways...
Teen boy accused of killing 8-year-old girl

...Authorities used dogs to search nearby woods and parks and the San Lorenzo River levee. Helicopters scanned the forest and the coastline, and the Coast Guard surveyed the ocean 2 miles from where she was last seen.___Associated Press writer Kristin J...
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Surfing champ, shark wrestler: 'I haven't got a scratch on me'

...the three most beautiful places in the world.Wilson, who lives on the Sunshine Coast, further up the Queensland state coastline from where Fanning lives, has been nominated for a bravery award by the state premier Annastacia Palaszczuk.Fanning agreed...
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Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for July 20, 2015

...wouldn't take place without the hard work of volunteers who collected that garbage in long walks up and down Alaska's coastline. Even without a barge, you can do your part - take a plastic grocery sack with you the next time you go to the beach, and...
Despite tensions, US, Russia vow cooperation in the Arctic

...strategy later this year in Paris.The Arctic's rising sea levels could have drastic effects around the world, changing coastlines and inundating small islands, and potentially hitting low-lying areas from Bangladesh to Florida the hardest. While Kerry...


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