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Alaska Science Forum: The mammoth mystery of St. Paul Island

One foggy day on St. Paul Island, a woolly mammoth stepped onto a trapdoor of greenery. It plunged...different waterways with salmon body parts).Wooller visited St. Paul Island in spring of 2013. From a platform of lake ice, he and others...
On the Trails: Eating lichens to be restored. The most famous example concerns the introductions of reindeer (Eurasian caribou) to St Paul Island in the early 1900s. From just a few animals, the population grew by leaps and bounds, and they ate up virtually all...
Memorial to the Forgotten

...of Alaska stood in a forest as a young man from St. Paul Island quietly wept.On the last day of May, more than affected villages.Martin Stepetin grew up on St. Paul Island and now lives in Juneau with his wife, Ann. He traveled...
Emergency halibut bycatch cut sought

...Balsiger was not able to vote on the motion because his wife, Heather McCarty, represents the halibut fishermen on St. Paul Island directly impacted by the action.Those halibut fishermen are relieved that the council found a way to bounce back from...
Seals' island is dumping ground for marine debris

ST. PAUL ISLAND - Huge, whiskered male fur seals called "beach masters" are back on St. Paul Island after swimming a gantlet of lost or discarded...the islands by ocean currents. St. Paul Island and neighboring St. George Island...
Rural village tussles with Native Corporation over wind power

ST. PAUL ISLAND - St. Paul Island is perfect for wind power. The wind blows a lot on the Bering Sea island, averaging 22 mph - just about right for producing wind power energy for St. Paul residents being crushed by the rising price of diesel...
British 'twitchers' pay big bucks to view Alaska birds

ST. PAUL ISLAND - British birder Annie Andreae bristles at being called a "twitcher...may speak for itself. Andreae flew about 5,000 miles to get to St. Paul Island to see birds. While she dislikes being known as a twitcher, she doesn't...
Marriage, gender and religion

...position which, as a Catholic, I find untenable.My wife and I just returned from an incredible vacation on Saint Paul Island in the Pribilofs, where the sheer ebullience of life is astounding - not just the seals and seabirds and the ubiquitous...
3A Region V Basketball Tournament

...42 Sophomore Port Lions 6'3"Nicholas Kelly 32 Sophomore Pilot Station 6'1"Ermogen Mercuelif 2 Freshman St. Paul Island 5'8"Shawn Williams 10 Freshman Quinhagak 5'8"Coach Archie Young, Asst. Asst. Richard Calkins, C team Tony...
Couple struggle to recover after assault

...broken leg on the couch and thinks about a to-do list aimed at getting the family back to their home on remote St. Paul Island: find Merculief a wheelchair-accessible apartment in Anchorage to recover for the next six months. Go commercial...


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