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Oregon man, 24, dies in 1,000-foot fall from Mount Yukla

...fell about 1,000 feet, troopers said.Because of the terrain in the Chugach Mountains about 6 miles from the Eagle River Nature Center, a helicopter was used to recover Marshall's body. The body was taken to the state medical examiner's office...
Eagle River house a model of sustainability and Cindee Karns' Eagle River home epitomizes sustainable living. Located just two miles from the Eagle River Nature Center, their house not only limits waste, it turns waste into a resource.The south-facing front of the house...
Officials push Arbor Day celebration

...Day. The state Division of Forestry is encouraging participation in the annual celebration of trees. At the Eagle River Nature Center on Saturday, a naturalist will give a free presentation on trees, planting and care. At Fort Wainwright on...
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In search of Alaska's butterflies

...and challenge, and the possibility of making a new scientific discovery. Carole Lloyd, a naturalist at the Eagle River Nature Center, said she got hooked on the hobby 10 years ago when she realized how little was known about the butterflies...
Officials spreading avalanche safety tips Blaine Smith, a trails planner for Alaska State Parks.A former mountain guide, Smith stopped by the Eagle River Nature Center on Dec. 9 to give a seminar on avalanche safety basics. The most important thing to remember, he said, is...
Anchorage wasps send dozens to emergency room

...with respiratory distress." Wasps attacked Al Meiners a few weeks ago while he was leading trail work near the Eagle River Nature Center. The hornets flew up his pants, stung his hands and bit his neck. "Oh, man, they hit me pretty good, maybe...

...were treated and released Wednesday night. The crash site was described by the Federal Aviation Administration as approximately three miles south of Flattop Mountain. Four people survived a wreck Tuesday near the Eagle River Nature Center.
Alaska Digest

...Chugach State Park trail from Girdwood to the Eagle River Nature Center, Peters said. She said she did not know when...Peters said. Some of the hikers then reached the Eagle River Nature Center, at about Mile 12 of Eagle River Road, sometime...
Alaska Digest

...located in rural Southeast Alaska villages. Woman bitten by bear near nature center ANCHORAGE - A volunteer at the Eagle River Nature Center is recovering after being bitten by a brown bear sow. Alaska Department of Fish and Game officials say Sarah...
Free guided hikes Jan. 1 in parks in all 50 states 19th century homesteaders. In Alaska, more than 30 hardy souls turned out last Jan. 1 for a hike at the Eagle River Nature Center in Chugach State Park that lasted an hour and a half despite temperatures well below zero. This coming Jan...


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