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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...
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...
Educator Spotlight: Annie Caulfield

...traveling to other countries and our family has been fortunate to live in other parts of the world. We spent two years in Greenland, as well as in England, Denmark and New Zealand. Rick and I have visited India twice and we are particularly fond of that...
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...
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...
Alaska Science Forum: A yearly flood into the Gulf of Alaska

...Alaska contributes about 4 percent of global sea level rise.Greenland releases about one third the amount of water Alaska does...percent of current sea level rise. This is because much of Greenland's water is from glacier ice that had been locked away...
My Turn: Negotiating the rapids of Arctic, Alaska oil and natural gas reserves

...Interestingly, despite all these potential challenges none of the Arctic nations (U.S. Canada, Russia, Norway, Iceland, Greenland, and others), have slowed their quest for oil exploration or natural gas reserves and infrastructure development. Even...
Off the Beaten Path: The metaphysics of mountain madness

...Northwest Passage and completed the first circumnavigation of Greenland, among other things - all human powered, of course - four...exploits, almost always solo, whether a mushing expedition from Greenland to Alaska or being pulled out of his tent by a polar bear...
My Turn: Cracks in the door the geopolitical sands are shifting. A few years back, Greenland was imagining independence from Denmark and riches from an...Survey estimates 50 billion barrels of oil and gas beneath Greenland's waters) and had, accordingly, licenses were awarded...
Musk oxen seen between Bethel, villages

...On the other hand they really, really do not like dogs."Musk oxen in the state are descendants of animals brought from Greenland after Alaska's population died out.The animals around Bethel have been migrating across the ice from Nelson Island.State...


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