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Unusual number of Arctic snowy owls seen 'down south'

...scarce, young ones fly south."Snowy owl populations are synchronized with their food source, lemmings," wildlife photographer Lillian Stokes, who co-authors the Stokes bird guides, said Thursday. "If the lemming population crashes...
Whale Fest to touch on marine, terrestrial connections

...connected to the overall theme. This year's keynote speaker is Seth Kantner, a commercial fisherman, writer and wildlife photographer. Kantner was born and raised in northern Alaska and his art reflects his experience of living with and off of...
In the Stacks: New chapter books

...into a bully himself?"On the Run," by Clara Bourreau. Third-grader Anthony barely remembers his dad, a wildlife photographer who has been away on jobs for a couple of years now. But one night Anthony lays out all the postcards he's gotten...
Magazine explores Juneau

...does attempt to deal with less rosy aspects of life in Juneau. In a chapter entitled "A Taste of Juneau," wildlife photographer Pat Costello comments on changes brought by the tourism industry. "Everything I love is still here in Juneau...
Hunter's plea hearing moved to Wednesday

...gathered outside the courtroom after to address the case against Meyer. "I am not some wolf hugger," Alaskan wildlife photographer and author Nick Jans said. "I am an Arctic hunter. I have hunted and skinned for years and I have killed more...
Reports from the wilderness

...Perseverance Theatre next month. "The Blue Bear" describes Schooler's experiences with his good friend, Japanese wildlife photographer Michio Hoshino, as they explore and search for the elusive blue or glacier bear throughout Southeast Alaska...
Authors Kantner and Jans to lead Evening at Egan lecture

...The evening begins at 7 p.m. in the Egan Library at UAS. Kantner is a commercial fisherman, writer and wildlife photographer. He was born and raised in northern Alaska and his art reflects his love for this land and the animals who live...
Meet Marmota a ring? Because from May through August that's what marmots do. Bob Armstrong, a local naturalist and wildlife photographer, published a children's book titled "Whistlers of the Mountains" after long observing their behavior during...
Eagles congregating in Haines

...Santa Cruz Predatory Bird Research Center; and noted wildlife photographer and conservationist Gary Braasch. The highlight of the...766-2202. Bob Adkins is a professional nature and wildlife photographer from Haines.
'Reality' producers get taste of Alaska

...posted at the entrance. "It's too secretive to the point it's humorous," said David Rhode, a free-lance wildlife photographer who lives along Kenai Lake. A month in Alaska seemed to soften the citified crew, said Glenn Sackett, who owns...


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