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Frances Lee Darnell

...Known as Franny to some, Fran lived around the world, happily accompanying Frank to Great Britain, Australia, Norway and Greenland, as well as traveling throughout Europe. In addition to her love of books, dogs and cats she enjoyed the pleasure of walking...
Alaska Juvenile Male Soccer Opens AWG with 10-4 Loss to Greenland

...WHITEHORSE, Yukon (March 4, 2012) ? Greenland used a string of six straight goals...the Arctic Winter Games."We expect Greenland to be one of the tougher teams," They have to adjust to it."Greenland got two goals each from Kuluk Hermansen...
Federal report: Polar bears in peril due to global warming

...because of the dramatic loss of sea ice in this part of the Arctic.Other bears that make up population groups in Canada and Greenland would be affected about 25 years later.The recovery plan identifies a "suite of high-priority actions to be taken in...
Current exhibits at the Anchorage Museum

...1Award-winning wildlife photographer Florian Schulz photographs throughout the Circumpolar North, from Alaska to Canada, Greenland and Norway. To capture these images, he and his crew endure subfreezing temperatures, camping on ice sheets, diving beneath...
Polar bears could feel global warming's bite by 2025

...they'll be at a greatly decreased distribution than what they currently are," Atwood said.Polar bears in Canada and Greenland also could see dramatic population drops by 2050. Bears in the high Canadian Arctic fared the best in the two scientific...
Off the Beaten Path: To extinction and back, the shaggy saga of the muskox

...University of Fairbanks farm a decade ago. A few descendants of Greenland animals, transplanted to Alaska 75 years ago, browsed grass...Fish and Game, "In 1930, 34 muskox were captured in East Greenland and brought to Fairbanks. This group was then transferred...
Inuit council members meet in Kotzebue

...meeting in Kotzebue.Members from Russia, Greenland and Canada met with Alaska members last...have a seat on the Arctic Council. ICC Greenland President Aqqaluk Lynge there has to...and our future culture," Lynge said.Greenland has seen a rapid growth of mining, and...
Family of missing hiker speaks out

...always outside doing adventurous activities, whether it's kayaking in Juneau, bicycling across Canada or ice camping in Greenland."She kayaks, she cycles," Brenda Buis, Sharon's sister-in-law, told the Empire on Tuesday, adding that Sharon...
My Turn: Alaskan can safely exit the Arctic oil rapids

...largest hydrocarbon reserves in the world. Notably, Russia, Greenland, and Norway alone hold 82% of the total Arctic gas resources...split between the U.S. and Canada. Interesting, Russia, Greenland, and Norway account for 63 percent of the total Arctic oil...
Off the Beaten Path: Going expedition-style on the Mendenhall wetlands

...Italian guy, Alex Belleni, was planning on implanting himself in a survival capsule on an iceberg off the northwest coast of Greenland next December. He hopes to remain there for up to 12 months, largely, it seems, to watch ice melt. I felt an overwhelming...


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