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Kelley wins top honor

...D.C. for his book, "Alaska's Tracy Arm and Sawyer Glaciers." The award, sponsored by the Publishers Marketing...2007. Contributors to "Alaska's Tracy Arm and Sawyer Glaciers" include book designer Laura Lucas and writer Nick...
First Friday: Quilts, Tongass, marabou coho and Cajun picture boxes

...14-by-21-inch view of Mendenhall Valley fireweed, done on site in August Gicleé prints of a view of Tracy Arm, Sawyer glacier A premiere of works combining watercolor fishing scenes with tied flies. (Dolly Varden fishing in North Douglas...
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F-stop from up high

...500 to 1,500 feet above ground level. A notable exception is "Convergence," a shot of branches of the North Sawyer Glacier meeting in Tracy Arm. He was 5,500-6,500 feet above sea level. "Breakup" was shot in the Chilkat Peninsula...
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Glaciers, icebergs, waterfalls make Tracy Arm astounding

...issues at As the Captain Cook made her way closer to Sawyer Glacier, the cruise became even more impressive. A sheet...shrimp frozen into some of them. The ride ends at Sawyer Glacier, a gnarled, crevass-lined mess of aqua and silver...
Tidewater glaciers on the move

...a quarter mile from the South Sawyer Glacier were pelted by ice following a...eighteen-month period, the South Sawyer Glacier lost over a mile of ice about 800 feet thick. Now, the Sawyer Glacier is on a similar tear. And the...
Jans releases 'Glacier Wolf'

...Kelley (the two men worked together on the books "Alaska: A Photographic Excursion," and "Alaska's Tracy Arm & Sawyer Glaciers"), Jans said he soon warmed to the role of sole-decision maker. "It's really exciting for the first time...
Art in wild places New artist-in-residence program in the Tongass kicks off

...National Forest evoked in verse. The drama of the sheer cliffs of Tracy Arm fjord suggested in music. The blue of the Sawyer Glaciers captured on canvas. A new U.S. Forest Service artist-in-residence program, "Voices of the Wilderness...
Norwegian Cruise Lines to schedule new sailing to Alaska

...similar route with the addition of Sawyer Glacier and Icy Strait Point near Hoonah...operated seven-day trips featuring Sawyer Glacier in 2009.Norwegian will deploy...The Jewel will sail seven-day Sawyer Glacier itineraries from Seattle every...
Cruise ship strikes rock

...together contingencies for people when they get here.'' The Spirit of '98 struck a rock about 2 miles from South Sawyer Glacier, and appeared to have floated aground about 50 yards off shore. As of about 11:20 a.m., the ship was still...
Was it a rock? An iceberg?

...embedded in glaciers, so it could be possible that rocks - instead of falling into the terminal moraine at South Sawyer Glacier - could be carried by ice.'' ``It's not beyond the realm of possibility,'' Sielbek said, ``but I don't...


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