Marine debris waiting on permit in Seattle

KODIAK - Organizers of a cleanup along coastlines in Alaska and British Columbia are waiting for authorization to be able to sort through a pile of marine debris that has been delivered...
Algae threatens Dungeness season the School of Marine Sciences at the University of Maine. However, the climate change models project warming along the coastlines over the next several decades, so "this type of event probably is going to become much more frequent in the future."On...
Music review: "Starry Skies Opened Eyes"

...sound on this album is like the perfect yet seemingly random display of natural beauty also found in the stars, forests and coastlines that surrounds us. This is not to say the production and performances here are loose and without purpose. "Starry Skies...
Threatened sea duck may be reintroduced in southwest Alaska itself without the introduction of captive birds.Wild Steller's eiders continue to breed on tundra near coastlines in Arctic Russia and on Alaska's North Slope near Barrow, the farthest north community in the United States. The Alaska...
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...
Obama heading up melting glacier in dramatic push on climate

...made even steeper cuts, including Britain, Spain and Denmark.Obama's trip to Alaska's majestic mountains and stirring coastlines also brings fresh attention to deep divisions in the U.S. over balancing the nation's energy and environmental needs...
Film Series raises awareness in advance of Paris climate talks

...Company's Coastal CODE program donates one percent of the proceeds from its Icy Strait IPA to fund projects that promote ocean and coastline sustainability, such as beach cleanups and water habitat restorationAlaskaCAN coordinator Redmond said the main thing to...
Shortchanged Sandy victims seeing some cash 3 years later

...hit by the superstorm, which was born when Hurricane Sandy merged with two other weather systems and caused catastrophic coastline flooding in New York and New Jersey. It was blamed for more than 180 deaths in the U.S.Those initial payments saved many...
Nation and World
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...
National Guard rescues 3 from Cook Inlet mudflats

...water.The guard says in a release that the rescue happened about six miles southeast of Fire Island, just off Anchorage's coastline.The three people were hoisted up into a waiting helicopter and delivered to an Anchorage hospital for evaluation. There...


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