Unusual cluster of spiders, thick webs, in Anchorage puzzles locals

...the Huffman Park Drive post office earlier this month when he came across an extraordinary sight: a field with silky, white webs strewn over the tops of a wide swath of yarrow, fireweed and other plants, in a strip maybe 20-feet deep and 40-feet long...
Comment deadline nears on NPS proposed regulations

...the proposed regulations, an environmental assessment and related documents are available from the National Park Service's web site, Instructions on how to comment on the proposed regulation...
To camp or not to camp?

...about how lucky we are ... When the salmon goes to sea, only two percent come home. The rest are all gone, part of the food web of Mother Nature. Look at every creature in here, and it's the same story. The quest for life and propagation is such a...
From orb-webs to pallets, spiders try their best in Southeast Alaska

...the ones that build webs. There are many kinds of web-builders and many styles of web. The common house spider builds messy webs in nooks and corners...under part of the web. The most conspicuous and familiar webs belong to the to the... - Your Local Source for Garage Sales, Pets for Sale, FSBO Homes, Cars for

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Juneau educators train in the art of teaching

...indicate understanding.The Marzano method is unique from previous evaluation strategies in the level of detail and an added web-based instruction component. Director Wilson identified the Marzano Method as "the bedrock that you build on" for a well-rounded...
From a glacial river to a salmon stream?

...temperature-regulating coping techniques that use up energy and lead to less time for foraging. Emily Whitney is researching near shore food webs, and Melissa Rhodes-Reece is researching marine iron.The list of Southeast Alaskan climate-change research topics goes...
My Turn: Making free speech free again

...deciding vote on Obamacare when in fact Democrats had nine more votes than they needed in the Senate. Two others contained a web page reference supposedly supporting their attack on Begich. I checked them out. Neither included any information about Begich...
My Turn: Real oil spill solution long overdue

...the ecosystem to support the many species that rely on it. As the council states, herring "are central to the marine food web providing food to marine mammals, birds, invertebrates and other fish."While the council sponsored many useful studies...
In the Stacks: Nonfiction for adults

...buckets of hot bath water up stairs and yet subsist on meager rations. After World War I, British society changed and the large webs of servants shrank. Lively and informative, this is not a narrative, but more of a kaleidoscope of tidbits and facts."Similes...


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