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Off the Beaten Path: Living in wolf country

...Juneau Icefield - I've seen tracks on the upper stretches of the Mendenhall Glacier, in Death Valley and on the Meade Glacier. Many of us have encountered tracks, kills and if, we're lucky, wolves in the woods and mountains surrounding...
Uncovering mysteries: New research reveals much about life, history of Baranof Island goats

...the Y chromosome passed down by fathers. White has found goats living on nunataks on the Juneau Icefield near the Meade Glacier, isolated peaks that are like islands surrounded by ice. Areas like these likely existed during the height of the...
Coast Guard looks for hiker near Haines

...MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew to rescue a hiker on Meade Glacier in the Tongass National Forest east of Haines. A the 28-year-old man from Haines on Feb. 20 at Meade Glacier. He was scheduled to be picked up Sunday. The ski...
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Weather hampers effort to rescue hiker

...rescue helicopter crew from Air Station Sitka is attempting to pick up Kyle Dungan, 28, who has been stranded on Meade Glacier in the Tongass National Forest east of Haines since Sunday. Weather, mainly dense fog creating no visibility hindered...
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Stranded hiker rescued from glacier

A break in the weather allowed rescue teams to pluck a solo hiker off Meade Glacier Wednesday afternoon. Kyle Dungan, 28, had been trapped in his tent on the glacier by bad weather since Sunday. Rescuers said...
Black bear takes tracking collar from a mountain goat

...captured an older female mountain goat northeast of the Meade Glacier, a tributary of the Juneau Icefield. A month the bear's activity. The bear has crossed the Meade Glacier four times, spent time on an isolated nunatak on the...


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