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Polar bear scientist probe started with complaint

ANCHORAGE - An investigation of a federal scientist in Alaska whose observations of drowned polar bears...anonymous employee making the allegations were a fellow federal scientist, the venue for rebutting Monnett should have been...
Glacier Bay database gets public airing at symposium place. It also happens that the shoreline is where most humans spend time in the park, said Mary Kralovec, a federal scientist who presented results of a long-term survey of backcountry visitors to the park. "Almost all of the park's...
Warming trends

...that the trees are dying from freezing episodes that are ultimately caused by climate warming, said Paul Hennon, a federal scientist in Juneau who has studied the yellow cedar decline in the Panhandle since the 1980s. Along the shores of Baranof...
Northwest Digest

...National Park, and some fish in backcountry waters are so contaminated they could endanger the wildlife eating them, a federal scientist has found. Dixon Landers of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency led a three-year study examining pollution...
Troubled Trees

...the tree. It is usually not cost-effective," Rick Kelsey said. For example, research by another Corvallis federal scientist, Joseph Karchesy, has shown that the compound nootkatin could be used to as a flea, tick or even mosquito repellent...
Scientist takes closer look at Sunday landslide in Sitka

...SITKA - A buildup of moisture in the soil likely caused a large landslide near the town of Sitka, according to a federal scientist who is taking a close look at Sunday's slide in southeast Alaska.U.S. Forest Service soil scientist Jacquie...


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