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Biologists investigate mysterious sun star beach stranding

...Cruz, which runs a national wasting syndrome monitoring program and database, just to be sure. That researcher, field biologist Melissa Miner, confirmed they did not appear to have symptoms.While starfish have been wasting in massive numbers...
UAS Sitka offers Natural History Seminar Series talk on April 18

...genetic structuring; migratory behavior; and the implications of climate change. In his more than 20 years as a field biologist (15 in Alaska), he has focused on a variety of species including the black oystercatcher, rusty blackbirds, wood...
Remote robotic cameras offer unusual windows on wildlife

...Monitoring wildlife is a time-consuming process, regardless of whether the observer is in an office or in the field. Biologists spend countless hours counting animals, recording activity and documenting weather, the presence of predators...
Scientists studying birds for influenza

...flu virus live, how they spread, how they change and how they interact with birds. The project includes 30 to 40 field biologists who hope to swab intestinal samples from 5,000 birds from 25 species throughout the state. The samples will be...
State Briefs

...Tok closed at midnight Friday. With the reported take at 320 caribou on Wednesday and some hunters still in the field, biologist Gardner said the harvest would probably exceed the quota of 355 caribou set for the hunt. Anchorage goose-controls...
Juneau Empire Story Archive in marine community ecology at the University of Washington and working two summers in the late 1970s as a field biologist at Glacier Bay National Park. Although he went on to graduate study in fisheries at the University of Alaska Juneau...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...came to the Empire in 1997, after stints as a science teacher, social worker, radio news director, musician, field biologist and freelance journalist from Alaska to Arizona. He was voted Employee of the Year by the staff of the Empire (not...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...between 1968 and 1996, according to a breeding bird survey. Concerned people, ranging from backyard bird watchers to field biologists, fear for the survival of migratory birds, and are working on solutions. One program which is devoted to Neotropical...
My Turn: Opinions should be supported by facts

...would employ less than competent field biologists to do the necessary work. As...permitting. However, Habitat's field biologists kept reopening the process by...Juneau. This type of behavior by field biologists on the state payroll did not...
Upcoming attractions at the Nickelodeon

...topics like traveling and being away from loved ones; Kris Jones spent 10 seasons (May through July) as a bird field biologist after graduating from the University of Missoula. His jobs with the Forest Service, The Nature Conservancy and U...


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