Kenai Peninsula College prepares to go smoke-free

...will take effect Nov. 19 on most University of Alaska campuses. But KPC, the University of Alaska Fairbanks and Prince William Sound College won't enforce the new rule until Jan. 1, The Peninsula Clarion reported.KPC Director Gary Turner...
Fish Factor: Plummeting prices, flushed meds

...Taking honors for the most valuable salmon fishing region - and one of only three regions to show increases - was Prince William Sound. The total catch was valued at $118 million, compared to $104 million last season. A record pink salmon haul...
Climate change and glacial uplift in Southeast's rural communities

...other places in Southeast Alaska - Juneau, Sitka, and possibly Saxman - as well as Chugach National Forest, Prince William Sound, and Cordova."It's happening gradually, over time, but in the last few years, people have been struck by...
Scientists link oil exposure to reduced survival of fish salmon populations in Prince William Sound.In a study published Tuesday...commercial fish species in Prince William Sound.Fish larvae sampled close...water samples collected in Prince William Sound during the 1989 herring spawning...
Alaska Science Forum: Why we spilled crude just to watch it burn

...Satellite Facility invited me out to watch.I once mucked around in a real oil spill. I worked on the beaches of Prince William Sound as an "oil recovery technician" after the Exxon Valdez hit Bligh Reef in 1989. There, we scrubbed rocks with...
State, feds won't pursue $92M more in '89 Exxon Valdez spill

...the recovery of ducks and sea otters in Alaska's Prince William Sound following a devastating oil spill more than to celebrate all that has been accomplished in Prince William Sound since the spill."
More, smaller icebergs could show up in Alaska tanker lanes

...1980, according to the report prepared for the Prince William Sound Regional Citizens' Advisory Council. The longer distance to Prince William Sound means icebergs have more opportunity to shrink from...
In short pink salmon year, plenty of theories and few certainties

...however, seems to be beyond even that large uncertainty.The news isn't all bad - elsewhere in the state, Prince William Sound has had a banner pink salmon year. Through Wednesday, ADFG figures showed 115 million pink salmon harvested statewide...
Salmon season might miss forecast

...newspaper.Though fishing has thus far been poor in Southeast, that hasn't been the case across the state. Prince William Sound is enjoying a banner year for pink salmon, with almost 65 million reported caught by Sunday.All-species catches...
ADF&G figures show commercial pinks slow to arrive in Southeast

...that met expectations as a late surge of sockeye brought nearly 13 million fish in the final week of the run.In Prince William Sound and Kodiak, however, huge pink salmon catches have overwhelmed processors to the point that some have shipped...


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