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Uses for spill planning tool expanding

...the project expanded to Southeast Alaska, and then Bristol Bay and most recently the North Slope in 2012 and St. Lawrence Island in 2013, Stewart said.The uses within the oil and gas realm are varied, Saupe said."This imagery has so much...
Melting the Ice Curtain, Pt. 3

...along the Bering Strait.By September, the U.S. Customs Service had hired a part-time agent at Gambell on St. Lawrence Island to handle the flood of Soviet visitors. By August 1990, more than 3,000 Soviet citizens and 3,000 American citizens...
Airborne umiak sails over museum Jonathan Onalik in Wales, was moved into the museum in 1968. In 1971, the museum brought in a team from St. Lawrence Island to create a hide covering for the frame.Henrickson said in an email that John and Lillie Apangalook, Vivian and...
Local | Art
Ammunition shortage reaches rural Alaska

...of ammunition in the bush is starting to affect Alaska subsistence hunters.The Native Store in Gambell on Saint Lawrence Island has had trouble keeping popular ammunition in stock for hunters trying to harvest bearded seal and other marine mammals...
First Friday Art Walk

...4:30-7 p.m.Jewelry artist Johnny Ellis makes his jewelry out of fossilized ivory, collected from Saint Lawrence Island, creating necklaces, bracelets, earrings, and more.In addition, the gallery will be featuring handmade flowers...
Editorial: Vaccination saves lives

...William Nelson landed on St. Lawrence Island and found horror."In July...about Bering Strait."St. Lawrence Island had suffered famine, then various...the United States, but St. Lawrence Island had no vaccination program in...
Bill making 20 Native languages official advances

...Yup'ik in school, Miklahook and fellow student Beverly Toolie said they would. Savoogna High is located on St. Lawrence Island.Rep. Jonathan Kreiss-Tomkins, D-Sitka, told the committee his bill will make the 20 Native languages listed...
State | AK legislature
Disease kills hundreds of seabirds in Alaska

...first documented outbreak in the state.Avian cholera is to blame for the birds found dead on the beaches of St. Lawrence Island, 200 miles from the mainland, according to the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. The disease is common elsewhere...
Two Native villages report very low walrus harvest

...ANCHORAGE - Two native villages on Alaska's remote St. Lawrence Island are reporting their smallest harvests of walrus in...paid with the proceeds of the ivory trade."St. Lawrence Island is located in the Bering Sea southeast of the Russia-U...
Parnell declares economic disaster for island

...for residents living on St. Lawrence Island in the Bering Sea.Parnell...aid programs for which St. Lawrence Islands residents might qualify...ensure the residents of St. Lawrence Island receive what they need to rebuild...


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