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Alaska Science Forum: Late summer arrives in the boreal forest

...sluggish creeks that ooze through this 1,000-plus acres of spruce, birch and Labrador tea. On days of heavy rain, wood chips carted in to enhance trails have floated in unison, a regatta sailing on. In addition to requiring more labor from...
Coffee, tea, or wood chips?

...a ``breakfast bar'' made from compressed dried wood chips, and (3) the greenest, coldest, hardest banana I...because if you're hungry enough, you will eat wood chips. (That's why beavers do it. There is no way they...
A short trip back in time

...of being a homemaker decades ago. She said it was challenging heating the large metal cooking stove with nothing but wood chips, and making ice cream was only possible during the winter season because natural refrigeration was the only way to keep...
Master carver urges young artists to do their formline 'homework'

...goal, to bring that to light."Price said as a student of Northwest Coast art, he began as an observer. He cleaned wood chips, made coffee and watched the experts. Eventually, he was able to start doing some painting. He began carving in 1971...
Six new biomass projects projected for the state

...Biomass boilers can be built to heat individual buildings or groups of buildings. They can be stoked with cord wood, wood chips or wood pellets, and have increased in popularity as heating oil has gone up in price.In 2010, the Sealaska Corporation...
Caught in the act: Larry and the Chip-munks of Hoonah ship passenger who visits Icy Strait Point this tourist season. The Seniors volunteer their time stuffing these wood chips and for each box of about 800, ISP/Huna Totem Corporation donates $40 to the Hoonah Senior Center to help offset...
Gimme a smile: Playing with fire I taught my kid how to play with fire - what's wrong with this picture? The boys started out with smoldering wood chips, and worked their way up to bona fide bonfires at the end of our driveway (we made them relocate from the middle of...
On the Trails: Dung - a resource for its producers

...incubates the eggs and broods the chicks. She seals herself into the tree hole by closing the opening with her feces, wood chips, and leftover food scraps, a mixture that hardens, leaving just a narrow slit through which the male feeds her and...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

Coffee, tea, or wood chips? By DAVE BARRY MIAMI HERALD I'' made from compressed dried wood chips, and (3) the greenest,'re hungry enough, you will eat wood chips. (That's why beavers do it...
Photo: Market forces at work

A b ulldozer builds a second mountain of wood chips last week at the Gates Contruction chip yard at the end of the Homer Spit in Homer. The shutdown of the wood chip operation in...


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