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Museum starts collections transfer to new vault

...she said. "I keep a journal every day of work, kind of the raw data."Working with Carrlee this week are three Alaska museum professionals helping with the move and learning from the process. Carrlee said it's been great to have helpers...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-05-25/museum-starts-collections-transfer-t
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Rare shorebird spotted near Juneau

...in Alaska three times before and never photographed, said lifelong birder Steve Heinl, part of the University of Alaska Museum's Alaska Checklist Committee, the arbiter of what's on Alaska's official list of documented birds.Long-billed...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-05-13/rare-shorebird-spotted-near-juneau
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Alaska Museum brings AK history to life at Redoubt

...through unique programs such as the Alaska Museum Day at Redoubt Elementary school...Innovative approaches, such as the Alaska Museum to teaching history, requires...Arthur. The duo will have another Alaska Museum next year at Redoubt Elementary...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/dispatch/2014-03-10/alaska-museum-brings-ak-history-
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Refuge Notebook: Black widows take terminal trips to Alaska

...bring or mail them to their local University of Alaska Cooperative Extension Service office or to the University of Alaska Museum. Please include your name and contact information and details on the place and date of collection.Matt Bowser serves...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2013-10-24/refuge-notebook-black-widows-tak
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Cattle on remote islands face threat

...population on non-native arctic foxes, said Withrow, collection manager for the bird department at the University of Alaska Museum of the North in Fairbanks. Ebbert, the federal biologist, says restoring the environment means removing both non-native...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-12-15-2
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Alaska $5 bill could fetch a bundle at auction

...the market has "really picked up for the rarest pieces," he said.A third bill is in storage at the University of Alaska Museum of the North in Fairbanks, collections manager of ethnology and history Angela Linn said Wednesday. The bill is in...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2012-10-03/alaska-5-bill-could-fetch-a-bundle-a
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Refuge Notebook: Bison in our back yard?

...bison athebascae) with long hindlegs. They had long, curved horns that spanned up to four feet. The University of Alaska Museum of the North displays a mummified bison carcass named Blue Babe due to a mineral coating that covered the animal and...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2012-12-06/refuge-notebook-bison-in-our-bac
Outdoors
Art Briefs

...information or to reserve a space call Rae at 262-2729.Museum of the North calls for artisansThe University of Alaska Museum of the North announces a call to artisans of the circumpolar North to apply for the 2012 Artisan Expo and Sale Oct...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/2012-05-03/art-briefs
Arts & Entertainment
Homer man seeks to float elaborate maritime museum

...on a ship at sea would, he said. "No museum does that," he said. Neece said he has spoken with people in the Alaska museum industry who have said Homer would be a good place to establish a maritime museum. It has easy access by land, sea...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/081207/news_3407.shtml
Higher rent closes Eagle River natural history museum

ANCHORAGE (AP) -- A rent hike is forcing a natural history museum in Eagle River to close its doors. The Alaska Museum of Natural History is being evicted next month to make way for tenants who can pay higher rent. The museum has little...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/111901/ala_111901alapm0020001.shtml
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