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Polar bear surprises women in tent

...to a polar bear that was trying to push inside, Rexford's daughter, Flora Rexford, told the newspaper."'There's a nanuq outside!'" Marie Rexford yelled, using the Inupiat word for bears, her daughter said. The mother grabbed a rifle and bolted...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-08-14/polar-bear-surprises-women-tent
State
Alaska Science Forum: Meet 'Nanuq', the mini t-rex of the Arctic

Seventy million years ago, the baddest predator on top of the world was a pygmy tyrannosaur about half the size of Tyrannosaurus rex.

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-03-14/alaska-science-forum
Outdoors
Drill ship, tows still battle Gulf of Alaska storm

...attached to a Shell drill ship faced a fierce storm Sunday in the Gulf of Alaska, responders said.The crews of the Aiviq and the Nanuq were stationed with the Royal Dutch Shell PLC drill rig Kulluk about 20 miles from Alaska's Kodiak Island, were joined by...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2012-12-31/drill-ship-tows-still-battle-gulf-alask
State
All crew off Shell drill ship, moving in Gulf of Alaska

...have restarted all four engines on the Aiviq, one of the tow vessels, and a second tow line was stretched Saturday from the Nanuq to the Kulluk, Smith said. The drill ship has no propulsion system of its own.The two tow lines have helped stabilize the...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2012-12-30/all-crew-shell-drill-ship-moving-gulf-a
State
Polar bear takes center stage in climate drama

...world's largest land meat-eater, "nanuq" to the Inuit, may be uniquely susceptible...by hunting controls. But the hunt for nanuq means more than money; it's also the...among mementos of an early life pursuing nanuq through the dim light of polar springs...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/092109/sta_495671250.shtml
Windstorm slams Arctic coast towns

...which is split into two communities by a large lagoon. Solomon said there had been earlier fears that the dredge's tender, Nanuq, was lost to the surf. But the small vessel handled the heavy weather and made it around Point Barrow into sheltered water...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081100/Loc_winds.html
Local
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...which is split into two communities by a large lagoon. Solomon said there had been earlier fears that the dredge's tender, Nanuq, was lost to the surf. But the small vessel handled the heavy weather and made it around Point Barrow into sheltered water...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081100/Loc_winds.shtml
Alaska Digest

...fields that will be joined by pipeline with Alpine, the Slope's westernmost oil field. The satellites are called Fiord and Nanuq. The company is seeking permits for a third satellite known as West Alpine, Griffin said. Conoco typically is Alaska's...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/121105/sta_20051211013.shtml
News
Alaska editorial: Kudos to lawmakers for new oil tax plan

...production. But considering how long it takes to find and bring on line a new oil field - the Alpine satellite fields of Fiord and Nanuq are going into production this year, seven years after the first discovery well - it could be a while before Alaska sees any...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081706/opi_20060817012.shtml
Opinion
NW Digest

...could produce 35,000 barrels per day, ConocoPhillips said Monday. The satellite oil fields will be on the Fiord and the Nanuq sites, both within eight miles of the companies' Alpine oil field, just outside the National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/122104/sta_20041221011.shtml
News

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