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Untangling Southeast Alaska's fisheries

...summer slimeline worker in Naknek while studying biology at Whitman College. She also brings her background as an environmental scientist to the project, a field she's worked in for the past five years. Still, she says she was "really ignorant...
Mild 2013 cuts Arctic a break, though warming woes remain

...said study co-author Michael Svoboda of the Canadian Wildlife Service.Jeffries and University of Virginia environmental scientist Howard Epstein, another study co-author, warned that changes in the Arctic reverberate around the globe...
New study examines effects of ship waste

Environmental scientists have begun a groundbreaking study on the effects of cruise ship waste and other contaminants in Southeast waters this month. A...
EPA says planning commissioner broke law, has to undo what he did, and has to go through the process like everyone else," said Chris Meade, an environmental scientist with the EPA office in Juneau. Vick faces fines of up to $27,500 a day and administrative penalties of up...
Alaska Digest

...plant would be an accident waiting to happen in the middle of a busy neighborhood. Pacific Environment Corp. environmental scientist Carl Overpeck, who would manage the waste treatment plant if it's built, disagrees. Plans for disposing...
My Turn: Alaska can lead the green economy

...start is to come to a consensus that greed is immoral and needs to be eliminated from our economy and our democracy. It is possible. Alaska can lead the world in this change. Joel Cooper is an environmental scientist and Homer resident.
Unhappy with a shift in conference focus will need graduates of the statewide university system to support the pipeline project. You will need the environmental scientists to evaluate and monitor the effects the pipeline has on the ecology of the area. You will need the historians...
Northwest Digest

...Department of Energy, "We're not happy with the delays, but this is where we are," said Larry Gadbois, an EPA environmental scientist. Under the cleanup pact, sludge in the more contaminated pool, K East, is to be vacuumed into underwater...
The Prozac downstream

...Just because we flush the toilet does not make everything go away. It is just moved out of our perception. Environmental scientists need to ask better questions and figure out how to measure the human impact. We put so many chemicals, bacteria...
Packing a digital punch

...cameras were chosen by James Balog of EIS, according to Sport, Operations Manager for EIS, with support from environmental scientists at the University of Alaska Southeast and at the Institute of Arctic and Alpine Research, at the University...


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