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Breakwater next step for Seward's development breakwater will shelter the shipyard's waterfront and the city's adjacent cargo dock from the battering Gulf of Alaska waves that periodically make their way up Resurrection Bay."The cargo dock never really got any traction because...
Pure Sole: Our Fathers

...skiff you built."Tears came fast in that moment. The moments of that drive to the dock sailed with me across the Gulf of Alaska, out to Kodiak and into the salty sea nights.I never bought that motor.He took ill. I took a job on the land...
Military recovers some items from 1952 Alaska plane crash

...had held out hope of finding Thigpen alive because the plane had been spotted resting on a mountainside between the Gulf of Alaska and Elmendorf Air Force Base three days after it crashed, according to a Dec. 4, 1952 Picayune Item article.Craft...
June's been soggy, but not record-breaking for Juneau

...count records before that year.This week's wet weather comes courtesy of an immense storm moving north from the Gulf of Alaska. More than four inches of rain fell on the west side of Prince William Sound, near the storm's center. Juneau...
Computers replace human weather broadcasters

...including the Bering Sea (think of the violent storms on the cable television show "The Deadliest Catch") and the Gulf of Alaska.Knowing what the weather will do is also extremely important to pilots and passengers needing to get to larger cities...
New ocean acidification study launched in Prince William Sound

...supports five buoys around the state, as well as twice-per-year sampling in the Gulf of Alaska, and development of a Gulf of Alaska acidification forecast model. Data from the monitoring efforts will be available on both the UAF Ocean Acidification...
Fishing company pleads guilty

...the fishing vessel US Intrepid harvested more than 56,000 pounds of lingcod in July 2010 and 2011 in the eastern Gulf of Alaska. The company at that time was operating under federal regulations as a test rockfish fishery, said Sgt. Brent Johnson...
Coast Guard: Tug engine failure blamed on water in fuel

It is a mariner's worst nightmare: At sea, in a bad storm, pulling a heavy load and working to keep control in a dicey situation. Then, all the engines quit. And won't restart.
Souring seas eating away at tiny creatures

...Fifteen years ago, University of Washington researcher Janet Armstrong carved up salmon from the Bering Sea, the Gulf of Alaska and the open sea, to see what the fish ate.Some years, pteropods made up 60 percent of the diet of juvenile Alaskan...
Cruise season will begin early

...was destined for Kodiak and wasn't even supposed to come to Juneau, but high winds and inclement weather in the Gulf of Alaska caused it to change course, officials said. It was diverted to Juneau and will dock at the berth near the downtown...


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