Artist-in-residence program begins at Ernest Gruening State Historical Park

...opportunity to stay for up to two weeks at the scenic and historic Ernest Gruening Cabin. The cabin is nestled along the coastline of Amalga harbor. The cabin was the territorial governor's summer retreat and is listed on the National Register of Historic...
My Turn: Negotiating the rapids of Arctic, Alaska oil and natural gas reserves

...and resource development issues.The Arctic environment is changing rapidly, especially with regard to the erosion of the coastlines from storm surges, early breakup and late freeze of ice and shifts in density; and the composition of the Arctic flora and...
You'll love a ... Yelapa!

...of Puerto Vallarta, resembled a car chase, except nobody was chasing us. The water taxi from Boca to Yelapa skirted the coastline just outside and atop massive breakers from 25 foot swells. No one wore life vests. None were apparent. Once on the dock...
Rebuilding coral reefs -- with art and electricity

...with this is that it's a direct relation - a transformation of the relationship that coastal communities have with direct coastline," she said. "The projects I've seen ... are functional, symbolic and way to transform awareness ... if you're...
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...
Flipping Douglas Island

...serve all the future West Douglas development nodes down the coastline.It would have dense housing, including beachfront properties...had summer homes on West Douglas. Little cabins dotted the coastline, as did smokehouses.When President Richard Nixon signed...
Becoming Alaskan: How I survived the high seas of Sitka

...cushiest looking plastic bench.For the next million-and-a-half hours we trolled the rolling waves along the Sitka coastline. Every once in a while I'd lift my head to look at the adorable sea otters or check the distance between myself and the...
Alaska deep-water port proposed for vessels in Arctic waters

...launched a three-year study on deep ports in response to increased vessel traffic. The study area covered 3,626 miles of coastline from southwest Alaska to the Canada border.Nome offers advantages that more northern communities don't, such as an airport...
Letter from the Editor of Capital City Weekly

...little hazy on the locations of a few of those places.As I looked at the map, I was newly struck by the complexity of our coastline, by the way water and land are so thoroughly interwoven, with neither one dominating over the other. Even in two dimensions...
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Troopers urge caution after dog caught in trap

...because the trap was set in an area closed to trapping. State regulations prohibit trapping within one-quarter mile of the coastline between the end of Thane Road and the end of Glacier Highway and Echo Cove."So, in this instance with this trap, it was...


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