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Polar explorer returns with climate change message

...teenager. This time, the accomplished cold-climate expedition leader has a Power Point presentation and a message: America...in Greenland, kite ski. His accomplishments as expedition leader include many polar firsts, and his resume includes...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/041310/loc_606349342.shtml
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Scientists drill Alaska's depths for clues to climate

...layers, like growth rings on a tree. This stratigraphic phenomena allows the layers to be dated and compared. Expedition leader Lonnie Thompson has spent 25 years creating a detailed climate record from the world's ice. He has led or joined...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061002/sta_climate.shtml
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...carry about 70 passengers and five naturalist guides. The trips focus on educational and wilderness experiences. Expedition leader Bud Lehnhausen said he's concerned that areas his company has used in the past might not be available in the future...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061501/Loc_Recreation.shtml
Snippets from an adventure up Denali

...Everest: Beyond the Limit" will recall Big Tim Medvet, the biker/climber who loved to yank the chain of the expedition leader Russell Brice. As he stepped off the plane onto the Kahiltna Glacier in his trademark camo-vest and red toque...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061110/out_652200363.shtml
Recreation plan looks at large group use

...carry about 70 passengers and five naturalist guides. The trips focus on educational and wilderness experiences. Expedition leader Bud Lehnhausen said he's concerned that areas his company has used in the past might not be available in the future...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061501/Loc_Recreation.html
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'Vertical Limit' succeeds in ropes-and-crampons genre

...as a publicity stunt for his airline. Bill Paxton assays the villainous bloke, and Canadian Nicholas Lea is the expedition leader who ignores a cardinal rule of climbing. Swedish actress Izabella Scorupco (Natalya in "Goldeneye" plays a French-Canadian...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/121400/Ent_Vertical.html
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Conquering Mt. McKinley

...Ushakov and Zarkov's feat sends a message about the abilities of disabled people all around the world, said expedition leader Matvey Shparo, 27, of Moscow, whose family-business Adventure Club planned the climb. In 1997, Shparo led...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071402/sta_climbers.shtml
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Underground exploration

...100 caves on Kosciusko Island, off the west coast of Prince of Wales Island and 75 miles northwest of Ketchikan. Expedition leader Barbara Morgan, a biology student at the University of Alaska Southeast, said it took three Kosciusko expeditions...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/102801/Ins_cave1.shtml
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Juneau Empire Online Archive Local News: Another climber missing on McKinley 6/8/98

...slipped about 11 a.m. Saturday on ice and rock at Mount McKinley's 16,800-foot level. Two other guides, expedition leader Phil Ershler and Jeff Ward, were with him when he fell. Using a rope to follow the path of his fall, they climbed...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/060898/climber.html
Professor helps find pliosaur skeleton

...marine reptile. "The vertebrae, shoulder girdle and the paddle all point to something new," Jorn H. Hurum, the expedition leader and an associate professor of vertebreate palentology at the University of Oslo, said in an e-mail. Pliosaurs...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/031708/sta_258637333.shtml

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