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Study links changing winds to warming in Pacific

...about 1 degree Fahrenheit in ocean surface temperatures in the area from Hawaii to Alaska, and down the coast to British Columbia, Washington, Oregon and California, according to the study.The wind acts to change temperature through speed...
The Bookwrom Sez: Young readers will love this book, believe it or not!

...that involve spitting antelope poop. He might have personally seen rainbow trees in Hawaii, rainbow waterfalls in British Columbia, or rainbow mountains in China years ago. You can see them in this book now.Ripley also liked things that were...
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Canadian company eyes new mine in Alaska

...concerns about the mine's environmental impact in light of the collapse of a dam holding toxic mining waste in British Columbia this past month. The breach at the Mt. Polley Mine spilled millions of gallons of waste into pristine forest and...
The Bookworm Sez: 'North of Normal' an out-of-the-ordinary read

...She married the boy but they parted before their baby was born, so Person's first home was a drafty shack in the British Columbia woods. Later, when she was a toddler, the family moved into a tipi on Indian land where she recalls the freedom...
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Anglers report larger halibut

...reports from commercial fishers all summer. So far, the reports are similar to last year - in Southeast Alaska and British Columbia, fishers are reporting reasonably good catch rates according to IPHC quantitative scientist Ian Stewart. Catches...
British Columbia gives tentative approval to Tulsequah Chief Mine

...AP) -- The government of British Columbia has approved the proposed Tulsequah...Atlin in northwestern B.C. British Columbia officials said Friday the mine's...effluent from the mine site from British Columbia's government, she said...
NAHL expands into new markets: Teams from California, British Columbia join Brown Bears in West Division

...the Fresno (Calif.) Monsters and Dawson Creek (British Columbia) Rage -- will join Kenai River, Fairbanks, Alaska...years, Robinson said. After being denied by the British Columbia Hockey League and the Alberta Junior Hockey League...
Area swimmers excel at Masters Zones Federal Way, Washington. It featured 344 swimmers from ages 18 through 83 from nine different states, plus British Columbia.There were three swimmers from the Alaska Masters Swim Club, including two from Top of the World Swimming, which...
Rare shorebird spotted near Juneau

...inches long. They're known for their long, downward-curved bills. Their closest breeding area is southern British Columbia, Audubon Alaska executive director Nels Warnock said. They spend winters in Mexico and the West Coast.Warnock...
Polish boat sets sail for Northwest Passage was finished in 2013.Wojnowski stored the yacht, which he had built for his current voyage, in Vancouver, British Columbia, on Oct. 15 and flew home to Poland for the winter.The Lady Dana 44 - steel-hulled to withstand the arctic...


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