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Searchers find wreckage of Arctic Rose in Bering Sea

...wreckage of the fishing vessel Arctic Rose, which sank in the Bering Sea last April with 15 people aboard. Using a sonar device towed behind a fishing trawler, the vessel was located early Wednesday more than 450 feet below the surface and about...
Sonar techs join search for two men

...K eventually beached on Horse Island, 12 miles west of Juneau. Ralston came to Juneau in March and used a rotating sonar device attached to a tripod to locate the body of Charles "Charlie" Jacobs on March 6 in 120 feet of water near the harbor...
Sonar search has found no trace of two missing men

...thought to have gone down. But nothing obviously linked to the two missing men has turned up. The torpedo-shaped sonar device has shown a few things of interest, including what was reported in the Empire last week as submerged airplane wreckage...
Sonar search locates body in Auke Bay

...the waters where the boats are anchored, that wouldn't be feasible in Auke Bay. Instead, he attached a rotating sonar device to a tripod. From a boat the crew lowered it to the bay's bottom, more than 100 feet below. The sonar bounces sound...
Recorder reveals loud noises heard near end of flight

...feet or smaller, he said. Ten miles off Port Hueneme, a ship steamed back and forth over the debris field, towing a sonar device through the water to create an image of the bottom detailed enough to distinguish parts of the jetliner from rocks and...
Idaho couple uses sonar to find body of Alaska drowning victim

...homicide victims and long road trips to help with body recoveries in Juneau and Newfoundland, Canada. The side-scanning sonar device looks like a 6-foot-long torpedo that maps the area below as it drags behind a boat. It works best in calm water...
Alaska Science Forum: Grinding fish heads for the goodness within science. He went to the University of California at San Diego for college. After having success developing sonar devices for the military and the fishing industry, he returned to Alaska, longing to be connected to the industry he knew best...
Unique dipnet fishing tradition thrives

...993 sockeye salmon were pulled from the Kenai. The season occurs during peak salmon migration on the Kenai River. Sonar devices that count the fish in the river indicated a total of 741,721 fish passed by in July, demonstrating how it is so...
Authorities recover body of ice fisherman

...reported missing Wednesday evening. The Bonneville County Back Country unit later found Young's vehicle on the Indian Creek boat ramp. A search and rescue team located Young's body about 5 p.m. Thursday using an underwater sonar device.

...board. Investigators located the sunken boat early this morning about 200 miles northwest of St. Paul Island using a sonar device towed behind the Ocean Explorer, said Capt. Ronald Morris of the Coast Guard Marine Board of Investigation. An unstaffed...


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