Alaska Science Forum: A float down the Tanana River

...drains the north side of the Alaska Range and much of the hills and swamps of Interior Alaska. Its watershed is larger...Though the sky is dark with rain clouds, smoke softens the hills and makes the air smell sweet like a driftwood fire...
Dirt Girl: All about the spud

...if you cut back the plant. Chop it off near the top of the hill you've created around your plant. By doing this a few...huge harvest. Plus it's fun to dig out potatoes out of the hill, taking the larger ones and leaving others to grow a bit...
My Turn: Time flowing across the landscape

...trees once guarded the semi-private road adjacent to my home. The access road is being widened as the landowner down the hill prepares to build a new house. Now, it's not like I've never been affected by seeing trees disappear from my surroundings...
A job with a view

...the day near a yacht.Knowing this environment and studying weather patterns are crucial parts of the job. Kveum said the hills and rainfall he flies around in Southeast Alaska are different from anywhere else he's flown, a challenge for pilots...
Juneau's Hidden History: "Three Dam Hikes"

...with a little effort, heading down the hill towards the stream, you will find...Adventure's gravel road, follow it up the hill. Cross their little foot bridge and you will see a large pipe heading up the hill. That pipe will take you all the...
Little log cabin to get torched

...12020 Mendenhall Loop Road, is about 100 feet from the roadway. (To get there from the Auke Bay round-about, head up the hill toward UAS housing, turn right on University Drive and immediately turn right onto a dirt road. Look for the fire trucks...
Shooting suspect's immigration history common

...border enforcement in San Diego, where the Border Patrol was badly overmatched by immigrants who typically stormed out of the hills by the dozens or the hundreds.A dramatic increase in border enforcement from California to Texas after 9/11 made it...
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On the Trails: Out and about in mid-June

...had entered her domain. We thought she might be waiting for a few more chicks to catch up with her, from farther up the hill, and we were perhaps keeping the family from re-uniting. So we gathered up the tea party and moved about a hundred...
Klein, Markovich shut down South

Juneau's Midnight Suns Post 25 pitcher Nathan Klein continued his spotless record on the hill, striking out 18 batters in an 8-2 win over South Post 4 in the opener of a twin bill on Thursday at Anchorage's Bartlett...
Juneau's Hidden History: East Glacier Trail

...sticking straight up. In the undated photo on the right you can just make out the same section of pipe sticking up over the hill.A little further north, the 36" steel pipe changes into a 48" wooden stave made from Douglas fir. For the most part...


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