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Off the Beaten Path: In the shadow of Vitus Bering, part I

...mountains and dark forest near Yakutat Bay. The men on board were ecstatic...watched dark storm clouds blot out Yakutat Bay and rush up the Hubbard Glacier...Peter worked its way northwest from Yakutat Bay to Kayak Island. Bering was faced...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-03-27/beaten-path-shadow-vitus-bering-part
Outdoors
Make some noise! Melting glaciers do ...

...Mount St. Elias. They also sampled sound at nearby Yakutat Bay and at Andvord Bay in Antarctica.Researcher Jeff Nystuen...Seattle, has used acoustics to study beluga whales in Yakutat Bay. He also experienced the sounds of glacier ice crashing...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-06/glacier-air-bubbles-make-fjords-noisies
State
Native American Heritage Month lectures begin Wednesday at SHI

...their own lunches.The next lecture in the series will be "At the Glacier's Edge: People, Seals, and History at Yakutat Bay," led by Dr. Aron Crowell, the Alaska Director of the Smithsonian Institution Arctic Studies Center at the Anchorage...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-04/native-american-heritage-month-lectures
Local
Upcoming Native American Heritage Month events

...Native American Heritage Month lecture series continues with "At the Glacier's Edge: People, Seals, and History at Yakutat Bay," led by Dr. Aron Crowell, the Alaska Director of the Smithsonian Institution Arctic Studies Center at the Anchorage...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-11-13/upcoming-native-american-heritage-month-e
Art
Native American Heritage Month events scheduled for November

...Anchorage's Department of Anthropology. The next lecture will be "At the Glacier's Edge: People, Seals, and History at Yakutat Bay," led by Dr. Aron Crowell, the Alaska Director of the Smithsonian Institution Arctic Studies Center at the Anchorage...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-11-05/native-american-heritage-month-events-sch
Art
Arts calendar

...TUESDAY, NOV. 18Native American Heritage Month lecture: "At the Glacier's Edge: People, Seals, and History at Yakutat Bay," noon, Sealaska Boardroom 4th floor, Sealaska Building. Led by Dr. Aron Crowell and Judy Ramos. Free and open...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-11-13/arts-calendar
Art
Biologist: ship likely killed whale

ANCHORAGE - A ship probably struck a humpback whale whose carcass was seen floating near the mouth of Yakutat Bay in mid-May, according to a federal biologist who examined the animal. The whale was struck with enough force to sever its skull...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/053003/sta_biologist.shtml
News
Cruise lines deal to skirt tax

...to stave off a tax by buying some fish. Since last year, Yakutat has been trying to tax the cruise ships that enter Yakutat Bay en route to Hubbard Glacier. The cruise lines have refused to pay the $1.50 charge for each passenger, saying they...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061602/sta_cruisetaxes.shtml
News
Glacier view fee

...has refused to honor it because the ships do not come into Yakutat's docks. They bypass the community, entering Yakutat Bay and Disenchantment Bay to view the Hubbard Glacier. So, in lieu of the head tax the industry and the city and borough...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/111802/let_glacier.shtml
Opinion
Around the state

...Petty Officer Roger Wetherell of the U.S. Coast Guard. His plan was to fly to Akwe River -- 35 miles southeast of Yakutat Bay -- and to return in about three hours. ``We are checking airports to see if he landed without notifying his relatives...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/080400/Loc_as.html
Local

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