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Walrus move to shore in northwest Alaska

...stampede for the ocean, crushing pups. More than 130 mostly young walruses were crushed in September 2009 at Alaska's Icy Cape.Walrus females give birth in the Bering Sea, and as temperatures warm each summer, they use sea ice as a diving platform...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-09-19/walrus-move-shore-northwest-alaska
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10,000 walrus come ashore at northwest Alaska island

...airplane. The carcasses of more than 130 mostly young walruses were counted after a stampede in September 2009 at Alaska's Icy Cape.The gathering of walrus on shore is a phenomenon that has accompanied the loss of summer sea ice as the climate has...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-10-02/10000-walrus-come-ashore-northwest-alas
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This Day in History

...at Wainwright Inlet when ice cut it off from open water. The 1,200 crew members used whale boats to reach safety at Icy Cape on the Chukchi Sea coast. No lives were lost. In 1884, Alaska's first governor, John Kinkead, appointed by President...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/091406/loc_20060914018.shtml
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This Day in History

...at Wainwright Inlet when ice cut it off from open water. The 1,200 crewmembers used whale boats to reach safety at Icy Cape. No lives were lost. In 1884, Alaska's first governor, John Kinkead, appointed by President Chester Arthur, arrived...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/091407/sta_20070914009.shtml
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This Day in History

...at Wainwright Inlet when ice cut it off from open water. The 1,200 crew members used whale boats to reach safety at Icy Cape. No lives were lost. In 1884, Alaska's first governor, John Kinkead, appointed by President Chester Arthur, arrived...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/091404/sta_history.shtml
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This day in history

...at Wainwright Inlet when ice cut it off from open water. The 1,200 crew members used whale boats to reach safety at Icy Cape. No lives were lost. In 1884, Alaska's first governor, John Kinkead, appointed by President Chester Arthur, arrived...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/091403/loc_history.shtml
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Carcasses of dead walruses spotted on Alaska coast

...walrus tagging project spotted 100 to 200 carcasses near Icy Cape about 140 miles southwest of Barrow. They report the dead...About 3,500 walruses were reported last week at the Icy Cape haulout site, where walruses rest from feeding forays...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/091809/sta_494526373.shtml
Walrus congregate as ice melts

...change. Chad Jay, a U.S. Geological Survey walrus researcher, said Wednesday that about 3,500 walruses were near Icy Cape on the Chukchi Sea, some 140 miles southwest of Barrow. Animals the agency tagged with satellite transmitters also were...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/091009/sta_491613688.shtml
Trampling blamed for Alaska walrus deaths

...walruses were spotted Sept. 12 at Icy Cape, about 140 miles southwest of Barrow...of the dead animals were found at Icy Cape, though a few were also found near...The World Wildlife Fund flew over Icy Cape and recorded footage of the dead walruses...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/100209/sta_500171996.shtml
As walruses again gather on Alaska's shore, federal scientists plan tagging for study

...from diminished ice is the hazard of stampedes. More than 130 mostly young walruses died in September 2009 at Alaska's Icy Cape in a disturbance that could have been caused by a polar bear, human hunters or an airplane. "This whole kind of phenomenon...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2011-08-17/walruses-again-gather-alaskas-shore-fed
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