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New boat guidelines near glacial fjords

...avoid loud noises, avoid traveling through areas with more than 50 percent ice cover, and avoid creating wake.At Disenchantment Bay and Tracy Arm, both areas with a high number of vessels and of pups, NOAA advises additional seasonal and area...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-07-31/new-boat-guidelines-near-glacial-fjo
Outdoors
Boats, seals, and the water (not) between

...of which three, Tracy Arm, Endicott Arm and Disenchantment Bay, are in Southeast Alaska - see around a combined...biologist John Jansen has been studying harbor seals in Disenchantment Bay since 2002, when the Yakutat Tlingit Tribe requested...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-07-24/boats-seals-and-water-not-between
Outdoors
Hunting for art

...He estimates he hunts between 50 and 60 seals a year, and somewhere around 80 sea otters.He's hunted around Disenchantment Bay and Yakutat Bay, but may be finding new hunting spots soon - he's planning on moving to Juneau this winter...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-05-06/hunting-art
Art
Off the Beaten Path: In the shadow of Vitus Bering, part I

...15,000-foot mountains were bathed in the flush of sunrise. To the west, the Hubbard Glacier terminated in Disenchantment Bay, named by the Italian explorer Alessandro Malaspina in 1792 after realizing the bay wasn't the entrance to the...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-03-27/beaten-path-shadow-vitus-bering-part
Outdoors
Predicting seal behavior

...weather that's not too windy or rainy, so it's easier for them to regulate their body temperature.Studies in Disenchantment Bay and other locations have shown that depending on the kind of boat, its speed, and its direction, seals do leave...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-08-29/predicting-seal-behavior
Outdoors
Cruise ship traffic stresses harbor seals

...Monday on seal behavior in Disenchantment Bay, a Southeast fjord that cruise...the more time ships spend in Disenchantment Bay, the closer the seals come...compared harbor seal numbers in Disenchantment Bay with those of Icy Bay, a nearby...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032906/sta_20060329015.shtml
News
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...disturbed pregnant seals in nearby Disenchantment Bay. The penalty was severe because...Natives consider Yakutat's Disenchantment Bay a sacred place, cruise lines...observes a demarcation line across Disenchantment Bay about two miles from the face...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012901/Loc_Yakutat.shtml
My Turn: Who pays to monitor cruise ships?

...happens, Hubbard Glacier, Disenchantment Bay, is within the City and Borough...there than they would to visit Disenchantment Bay and Hubbard Glacier, one of...cruise ships entering pristine Disenchantment Bay, it would like to monitor...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062002/opi_myturn.shtml
Opinion
Tribe protests glacier tours

...hurting the seal population in Disenchantment Bay, site of the glacier in northern...the seal birthing season in Disenchantment Bay is over, the Yakutat tribe...were scheduled to come into (Disenchantment) Bay this year was the limit, and...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081001/Loc_TribeTours.shtml
Local
Yakutat may protest over ships, seals

...disturbed pregnant seals in nearby Disenchantment Bay. The penalty was severe because...Natives consider Yakutat's Disenchantment Bay a sacred place, cruise lines...observes a demarcation line across Disenchantment Bay about two miles from the face...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012901/Loc_Yakutat.html
Local

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