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Alaska Science Forum: Why we spilled crude just to watch it burn

...percent of the 50 gallons was burned), no one there thought burning was the perfect answer. Ian Buist of SL Ross Environmental Research of Ottawa, an expert on oil spill behavior and how to deal with it, said at Poker Flat that burning is not often...
EPA offers three Northwest grants of up to $91,000 for environmental awareness, stewardship

...practices, methods, or techniques. In 2014, the EPA Northwest regional office awarded two grants. The Corvallis Environmental Research Center received a grant worth $200,000 to develop an online tool for students in Oregon and Washington to...
Ernest Leffingwell, scientist with a fan club

...dedicating himself to a better understanding of this interesting place," Matt Nolan of UAF's Water and Environmental Research Center wrote on his website.Nolan found rock cairns at spots where Leffingwell photographed Okpilak Glacier...
Remembering Dr. Maynard 'Mal' Miller

...advance or retreat)," Matt Beedle said. Beedle is the vice president of the Foundation for Glacier and Environmental Research (the Juneau Icefield Research Program's parent organization). "He was one of the first to make detailed...
Corbus' $48M donation makes huge impact

...Theater, Juneau Lyric Opera, the Walter Soboleff Center, Juneau Raptor Center and the Foundation for Glacier and Environmental Research.The remainder of the Corbus gift will be divided equally between the Juneau Hope Endowment and the Juneau Capitol...
City may fund research on Auke Lake use

The Juneau Assembly may use city funds for environmental research that could help the community decide whether to restrict personal watercraft on Auke Lake. Sound off on the important issues at...
Photo: Icefield training

...possible training activities on the Juneau Icefield. Miller is a board member of the Foundation for Glacier and Environmental Research, which conducts a variety of scientific activities at camps on the icefield. In the background is a Blackhawk...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...165 million a year. Proponents say the Conservation and Reinvestment Act is long overdue, and will pay for environmental research, private land buyouts, recreation projects and historic preservation work. Budget hawks, however, allied...
Northwest Digest

...detach from shore and drift out to sea," Eicken said. The conference is organized by Ottawa-based SL Ross Environmental Research Ltd. Oregon teacher wants to take gun to school MEDFORD, Ore. - High school English teacher Shirley Katz insists...
40 years as a glacial gathering place

...products, including the most recent color map of the Juneau Icefield produced by the Foundation for Glacier and Environmental Research, are the result of this partnership, Hagadorn said. Christine Schmid can be reached at cschmid@juneauempire...


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