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Alaska Science Forum: On the track of the wolverine, it popped up in the air like an antelope, landed like a cat and bounced away into the high country of the Wrangell Mountains. Nicknamed the devil bear, woods devil or carcajou, the wolverine has a Latin name, Gulo gulo, that means...
"Pilgrim's Wilderness" author Tom Kizzia to lead Friday's Sound and Motion

...and metaphor in Alaska's national parks. He'll also talk about the historic white pioneer communities of the Wrangell Mountains, where modern back-to-the-landers found themselves in conflict with the Calvinist cult world of the Pilgrim...
Mayhem Poets to perform Friday book, "Pilgrim's Wilderness," with a focus on the historic white pioneer communities of the Wrangell Mountains, where modern back-to-the-landers found themselves in philosophical and physical conflict with the Calvinist...
Open to interpretation

...Pilgrim" and his wife, Country Rose occurred around McCarthy, a town of just over 40 residents at the base of the Wrangell mountains. The story is bursting with page-turning drama of isolation and controversy. But Juneau residents seemed to gravitate...
Conserving the Kenai Kings: Widespread king salmon decline points to natural forces restrictions this year to meet escapement goals.The Copper River, another indicator stock, runs from the Wrangell Mountains to Prince William Sound, in Southcentral Alaska.By mid-October, ADFG's Mark Somerville, an area management...
Fatherly advice

...seized on such an opportunity to rewrite the fine print of existence and treat myself to the Poetry Workshop at the Wrangell Mountain Center later this summer. These guys change so quickly as do we all. I read last night in a great sci-fi novel...
Customs made in Alaska

...insulated overalls and sleeping bag to wait. Help arrived a half-hour later. The drive offers a splendid view of the Wrangell Mountains. "I'll just pull over and look," he said. The Alcan Port is open 24 hours a day and is staffed by immigration...
State briefs

...Murray was hiking the Chitistone Trail with Ryan O'Connell, 29, and Tim Bryant, 30, both of Aurora, Colo. A Wrangell Mountain Air plane dropped the men off at Skolai Pass, at the 4,500-foot level, where they began their hike, Tranel...
Scientists find prehistoric 'fish lizard' in Southeast in British Columbia, Nevada, California and Oregon. They also have been found in the Brooks Range, the Wrangell Mountains and on Gravina Island in Alaska. The team left most of the Kake ichthyosaur remains in place, giving a few pieces...
Biologists to study caribou response to fires

...moving north to Fortymile country, or east toward Canada. They could walk east and south to the north side of the Wrangell Mountains, or surprise everyone and stay in Unit 13. "Caribou are good about moving until they find conditions that they...


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