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Plan blocked to immediately kill wolves on Unimak Island

...federal judge rejected the state of Alaska's request to immediately kill seven wolves in a national wildlife refuge on Unimak Island. Judge H. Russel Holland on Thursday rejected the state's request for a temporary restraining order against the...
My turn: Lack of science, planning to blame for low caribou herd

...State of Alaska, the problem on Unimak Island is that there are not enough bull...seasons to June 30 for a portion of Unimak Island. The state also decided to use...predator control methods to shoot Unimak Island wolves. Alaska is now suing the...
State to shoot wolves on Aleutian island

...Department of Fish and Game says it will shoot some wolves on Unimak Island in the Aleutian chain to protect calving caribou. The...than 1,200 animals in 2002 to about 400 last year. Unimak Island is dominated by the Alaska Maritime National Wildlife...
My turn: Unimak wolf decision

...Service's No Action decision regarding wolf control on Unimak Island. According to ADF&G, the Unimak Caribou herd a False Pass resident. He recommended No Action. Unimak Island is the only island in the Aleutians with naturally occurring...
Alaska Science Forum: 1946 tsunami survivor shares her story

On April 1, 1946, the sea floor ruptured just south of Unimak Island in the Aleutian Islands. Seawater displaced by the giant earthquake sent a 100-foot wave into the Scotch Cape lighthouse on...
Alaska Science Forum: The demise of Scotch Cap lighthouse

...lighthouse had reason to be happy. World War II was over. They had survived. Their lonely Coast Guard assignment on Unimak Island would be over in a few months.But the lighthouse tenders would never return to their homes in the Lower 48. In the...
Alaska Science Forum: Northern news from a big conference

...earthquake also generated a 130-foot local wave that killed five men and destroyed a lighthouse at Scotch Cap, on Unimak Island. Scientists have debated the source of the wave, some thinking it was the same plate motion of the earthquake that...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...from a grounded fishing boat on Unimak Island in the eastern Aleutians. The...from a grounded fishing boat on Unimak Island in the eastern Aleutians. Grounded...from a grounded fishing boat on Unimak Island in the eastern Aleutians. Home...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Observatory flew with troopers near Shishaldin Volcano on Unimak Island on Saturday evening. The volcano was throwing incandescent...times since 1775. The 9,300-foot volcano sits on Unimak Island, about 50 miles from False Pass. Senate passes public...
Moderate earthquakes rattle Aleutians

...magnitude 5.3 quake 12 miles below the surface rattled the Unimak Island region at 2:07 a.m. Two minutes later, a magnitude...epicenter was 100 miles south of False Pass, a community on Unimak Island, the largest island in the Aleutian chain located just...
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