Alaska Science Forum: Mystery of the South Fork wolf

...reluctant team over it. Now covered with snow, the frozen animal is a few steps away, beneath small spruce trees near the South Fork of the Chena River. The only exposed part of its body - a bushy tail - points to the sky.Since the musher discovered the dead...
UAS mountaineering students tackle Juneau's peaks

...Students and faculty in the University of Alaska Southeast Mountaineering course climbed and skied several peaks on the Northwest fork of the Upper Taku Glacier and Juneau Icefield from April 11 to 16, according to a release from UAS. Seven students and two...
Coleman pedals to seventh at Kluane

...8:36:067. Jukka, Abbott, Whitehorse X4 8:36:228. Fork It, Todd, Whitehorse X4 8:47:499. Team Chicken Legs, Greer...Attack, Cherian-Hall, Whitehorse F8 12:48:12No Time:Fork N Tyred, L'Heureux, Whitehorse X8Joe White and the Seven...
Sheufelt recounts transcontinental race

...Creek Pass, the highest point of the race, and down into South Fork."I couldn't take a full breath at all," she recalled...she said.The first day back, Sheufelt rode from South Fork over two mountain passes and descended into the plains at 6...
Celebrating a centennial

...turkey. So she put it in the oven.She cooked it for three days, but every time she tried, she couldn't puncture it with a fork. So after three days in the oven, she decided to boil it. Apparently, this unconventional cooking method worked."She said...
Bird Bits: The invisible bird

...spotting a nest. I'll keep an eye out for a patch of material in outward-forked tree twigs. A woven nest will hang from the fork like a small pouch. Sing, sing, sing ... these birds can be spotted doing so from a high perch, near the edge of a nest...
North Fork Katlian River area closed to mountain goat hunting

SITKA - Biologists have called for an emergency closure of the mountain goat hunt on the North Fork of the Katlian River a portion of the Unit 4 registration goat hunt (RG150), effective on Tuesday, Dec. 24. In a release...
Alaska Science Forum: Solving the mystery of the South Fork wolf, part II

...insight to the last moments of the South Fork wolf. Craig Gardner is a biologist with...he says.Gardner figures the South Fork wolf died when one pack of wolves (a a dustup."The death of the South Fork wolf is not unusual, Gardner says, and...
UAA pucksters fall to UND 4-1 on Friday, tie on Saturday

GRAND FORKS, N.D. ? Alaska Anchorage netminder Chris Kamal made a career-high-tying 30 saves in net, but it wasn't enough as No...
Fire destroys historic roadhouse

ANCHORAGE - The Forks Roadhouse in Petersville, a relic of of the history of the area, said The Forks, as locals called it, was one of the...a roadhouse in Talkeetna and built the Forks Roadhouse for the horse and wagons that...


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