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...The Geography of Water" by Mary Emerick, University of Alaska Press, November 2015. In this novel set on the outer coast of Southeast Alaska, heroine Winnie must return to her volatile family's isolated bay when her mother disappears into...

...even missed the way and been a bit bewildered as to place, direction, etc. But I've never been lost. I was on an outer coast kayak trip once with a friend. We paddled from Sitka to Pelican, often camping on the small barrier islands between...
Sport fish report: Halibut hit or miss, trout fishing should heat up soon

...Shelter Island area, Couverden, Lizard Head and the outer coast area (Deer Harbor), reported harvesting king salmon...Island, Backside of Admiralty and further out near the outer coast. Anglers are reminded that all non-pelagic rockfish...
On the Trails: Cruisin' to Berners Bay

...out on a reef near Slate Cove. Steller's sea lions stock up on the fatty little fish before heading out to their outer-coast rookeries for pupping and mating. On the rookeries, males don't feed for several weeks, being busy defending harems...
Off the Beaten Path: The mysteries of Yakobi Island, part II

...unusual petroglyph located in Surge Bay, located on the outer coast of Yakobi Island. Numerous depictions of salmon and...write this the ocean is calm, just four feet on the outer coast of Yakobi Island. It is raining and dark clouds are hovering...
Off the Beaten Path: Mysteries of Yakobi Island, part III

...guessed she was busy riding a killer whale to Japan. Or maybe she'd commandeered a Chinese pirate ship. Kayaking the outer coast of Yakobi Island in such nice weather was likely just too easy for her.Craig and I rowed a rapidly deflating raft to...
Off the Beaten Path: The mysteries of Yakobi Island, part I

...a circle-hook in her hand. "In Surge Bay, on the outer coast of the island, there's the remains of the lost Tlingit...20 foot and even bigger seas were common along the outer coast of island.In late July, Joe and I chased sporadic schools...
Where the world ends up when the ocean spits it out

...for a while. Some places in particular ? especially Outer Coast locations that "stick out" into the Alaska current...color-coded orange, the second most severe designation."The outer coast receives more outer ocean marine debris, but it's...
Sitka artist carries forth Dale DeArmond's teachings will be at the Alaska Juneau Public Market Friday through Sunday at Centennial Hall. Her Outer Coast calendars can also be found locally at Observatory Books and at Hearthside Books. Find out more here: http://www...
Thank you from Herring Hop

...on Katlian for taking charge of the galley, using healthy rice bran oil, and making the best fish 'n chips on the outer coast of SE Alaska, and running the crew like we were fishing, with Dick Dapcevich at the helm taking on waves 'abaft the...


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