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Voices of Alaska: Inuit Circumpolar Council responds to climate change

...change is occurring at an ever faster rate, particularly in the coastal areas, creating domino effects for entire food chains.With their control over vast amounts of land and the process for establishing hunting and fishing regulations, the...
Local Ag support already seeing cuts," Chay said. "After all, everyone needs to eat, and Alaska is at the end of a very long and vulnerable food chain. And the signs of agriculture's growth potential are all around us."A five-member Board of Supervisors, one...

...right down to the dollar sign.Greg Rapp, a menu consultant in California, says he advises restaurants and fast-food chains to leave those off when listing prices on a menu."Dollar signs remind people of money," Rapp said. "When you...
Bob Franken: Big deal and no big deal

...Alabama for instance, where the state's Chief Justice Roy Moore is telling probate judges, way down on the legal food chain, that they should refuse to obey a federal court order that same-sex marriage must immediately commence. Even when...
Refuge Notebook: Bird checklist of the Kenai Flats - It's about time

...upwelling of nutrient-rich deeper ocean waters, generating exceptional primary productivity that supports vigorous marine food chains. They are areas of concentrated productivity, measured as abundance of individual organisms and species, as well...
What others say: Political, social controversy on the menu

...state borders.If the Ninth Circuit agrees, it's likely that the foie gras case will make its way up the judicial food chain - possibly to the Supreme Court. Either way, the controversy will feed the flames of the culture war, which now extends...

...all-beef patties, special sauce, lettuce, cheese, pickles, onions on a sesame seed bun.As with any link in the food chain, it might be best to forget facts and live life one day at a time.Otherwise, we might turn out like Howard Hughes...
Is overescapement financial or biological?

...without any meaningful environmental study on the impact this has on our many other species sharing the same waters and food chains. And we wonder what has happened to our king salmon? Please folks, go immediately to your cupboards and pantries...
Low-wage jobs unexpectedly a way of life for many

...Schmitt said.That principle has become an alarming reality for many. Only 5.5 percent of people with jobs at the fast food chain Wendy's will earn more than $70,000 in today's dollars at that company, based on a review last year of 8 million...
Collaboration can help address climate change

...the effect of the continued burning of fossil fuels on ocean acidification. This change in chemistry may interrupt the food chain by thinning the shells of our seafood. It may cause the loss of some of the phytoplankton that feed our salmon. Sea...


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