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The salmons' struggle

...past couple of years I've been part of a group of salmon biologists who are reviewing hatcheries in Puget Sound and western...first saw a century ago and where my dad worked as a salmon biologist 50 years ago. It has been a sobering experience...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/091803/let_letter5.shtml
Opinion
Out and About

...March 14: "Where the Sockeye Spawn," a slide show about subsistence sockeye stock assessment projects with salmon biologists Ben Van Alen and Jan Conitz, 6:30 and 8 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Part of the Fireside Chat...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/030903/out_outabout.shtml
Outdoors
High-tech sensors may solve mysteries of fish migration

...and $10,000 a day. But first, researchers must show that the ambitious idea can work. This spring, Alaska salmon biologist Jennifer Nielsen will head up a pilot project for the program along Cook Inlet. Her work will include testing new...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032502/sta_tracker.shtml
News
Fishy research

...supervisor of the Mark, Tag and Age Lab in the Mendenhall Valley. This otolith chopping station yields a key datum for salmon biologists to consider with their stream surveys, fisherman interviews and other work. They need to manage fisheries with...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071409/loc_463478759.shtml
Sitka man, brother win mountain classic

...It's some of the most challenging, and beautiful, country," said Steve Reifenstuhl, a 49-year-old salmon biologist from Sitka who teamed up with his younger brother Rocky, 48, a geologist from Fairbanks, to win this year's...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/090700/Spo_Mclassic.html
Sports
After years of bad new a 'good sign' at Duck Creek

...The deeper stream, with its newly created pools and riffles and gravel beds, will be more hospitable to spawning salmon, biologists said. All the coho eggs now die in the stream because of the water quality, Koski said. Some recommendations...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/100199/Loc_duckcreek.html
Local
Protesters picket NOAA project site

...in part because of a new underground parking structure that would be needed at Auke Bay. Retired Auke Bay lab salmon biologist Joyce Landingham said property near the Auke Bay lab could be purchased for expansion. The Lena Point site won't...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082201/Loc_noaalab.shtml
Local
My Turn: Salmon need undisturbed streams

...will need to make the tough choice between wild salmon and wilderness. Then I'm afraid derby time will become another page in Alaska history. Anyone for golf? Jack Piccolo of Juneau is a salmon biologist with the University of Alaska.

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/090303/opi_myturn.shtml
Opinion
An observation about creeks, industry, salmon

...creeks seem to defy Mr. Piccolo's statement. Maybe bag limits have more to do with their survival. I'm not a salmon biologist, but I thought this might provide a interesting comparison. Marty Caress Cantwell

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/090403/let_letter2.shtml
Opinion
A Winter of Arts and Entertainment

...Quilters quilt show, Mary Kay Palmateer 465-1634. Centennial Hall. March 14: "Where The Sockeye Spawn," with salmon biologists Ben Van Alen (USFS) and Jan Conitz (ADF&G), 7-9:30 p.m. Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center, U.S...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/122602/thi_winterevents.shtml
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