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State news roundup for Monday, Nov. 4, 2013

...and Rep. Don Young are saying 'no' to a proposed international park in the Bering Strait region of Alaska and the Russian Far East. The proposed park - referred to as Transboundary Area of Shared Beringian Heritage - would link the proposed Beringia...
William G Ruddy

...the Russian language and history to connect with the Russian Far East. In 1989 he was invited by the Soviet Ministry of...Vdoxnoviteli Rublei) and took the band to the Russian Far East in 1994 to help plant Rotary clubs in Vladivostok and...
Five Good Reads: Riley Woodford

...follow-up to the outstanding "The Golden Spruce." Vaillant parlays the true story of a man-eating tiger in the Russian far east in the late 1990s - and the wildlife managers who deal with it - into a fascinating exploration of tigers, humans...
Ratify the Law of the Sea Treaty

...communication running along the Russian Arctic coast from Murmansk on the Barents Sea to the Bering Strait in the Russian Far East. As Arctic sea lanes have become navigable during the summer months, commercial transit through these waters has...
UAS Sitka offers Natural History Seminar Series talk on April 18

...bats and alpine landbird assemblages. In addition, he has conducted research on the Pacific walrus in Alaska and Russian Far East. Tessler holds a master of science degree in biological sciences from the University of Alaska Anchorage, and a...
Exxon Mobil, Rosneft sign Arctic deals a potential liquid natural gas project in the Russian Far East.The agreements were announced Wednesday on the website...includes possible construction of a facility in the Russian Far East. The companies said they would form a working group...
Around Town

...30 p.m., University of Alaska Campus. Details: . "Reflections from a Returnee: The Russian Far East through New Eyes" by Professor Ludmila Botchkareva from Vladivostok, 6 p.m., first floor of the Dimond Court...
Feasibility of N. Slope gas project under study

...firm, was retained to compare possible delivery costs of Alaska LNG compared with LNG delivered from Sakhalin in the Russian Far East, Indonesia, Australia, Qatar and other places which produce gas and sell LNG in the Pacific region. Stone and...
Holiday gift operation gears up

Operation Christmas Child plans to send shoe boxes of holiday presents to the Russian Far East this year, and hopes Juneau will show its traditional generosity. "We are gearing up and sending out materials to churches even...
Around Town

...meeting, 7-8 p.m., Valley Chapel (Back Loop Road). See slides of Juneau's boxes being distributed in the Russian Far East. Details: Justine, 463-3321. Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7:30 p...


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