Mildred Anderson

...fond memories of summers in a cabin near Auke Bay, hauling water and wandering freely in the woods. Mildred graduated from Juneau...and exploring Washington and British Columbia. She took up water coloring and enjoyed traveling to attend workshops and paint...
Oil council: Shale won't last, Arctic drilling needed now

...begin a push to exploit its enormous trove of oil in the Arctic waters off of Alaska, or risk a renewed reliance on imported oil in...changes to the earth's climate.The push to make the Arctic waters off of Alaska more accessible to drillers comes just as Royal...
Alaska Science Forum: Catching a lake as it became land

...than some northern rivers, the lake's water spilled into the ocean.Northern lakes...know a lot about the ubiquitous bodies of water that stain the map blue in northern Alaska...not frozen to the bottom, they bottle water samples for analysis later in a warm lab...
Off the Beaten Path: In the shadow of Vitus Bering, part I

...lost 15 men while searching for fresh water on what was likely Yakobi Island. The...only long enough to refill drinking-water casks. Steller was let off to explore while a small group of men got water. The naturalist documented several animals...
Senate passes resolution opposing Aleutians marine sanctuary

...Responsibility in December petitioned the National Marine Fisheries Service to create a sanctuary of 554,000 square nautical miles in waters near the Alaska Peninsula and Aleutian Islands. The federal fisheries agency rejected the petition but told proponents they...
Big king salmon wins Homer tournament for Kodiak fisherman

...The fish stripped off line a second time, headed for deep water. Olsen reeled him back to the boat then set his rod down...26.5-pounder.)Even though Olsen knew fish tend to lose water weight as time elapses between landing the fish and weighting...
On the Trails: As winter falls away, bears, hooters, mountain goats appear again early hummer, heard a junco sing.As the ice melts on my home pond, mallards again arrive, drifting in the bit of open water at the outlet, marching across the ice, scavenging spilled bird seed. Even though the millions (apparently) of pine siskins...
My Turn: Economic freedom: A magic pill we shouldn't swallow do the same." But if everyone was free to run a business like them, we'd probably have a lot more toxins in our air, water and soil. The companies that put them there would be free to deny it. Price claimed that AFP stands up for the little guy...
City's citizens save the trees

...trees is not necessary but it was recommended by (the streets division)," she said.The original project planned for a new water line and drainage along with resurfacing of Jackson Road. One line in the proposal added that the streets division would like...
On the Fly: Be prepared to rip some lips this spring

...points than casting in vain into vacant water. The key point here is to know the local run timing of the specific waters where you intend to fish. Although...large baitfish imitations for salt water kings and large estuary dollys.The...


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