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Refuge Notebook: Geologists determine age of Bluff Point Landslide

...retired as the ecologist at the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge in 2010. Dr. Reger is a consulting geologist who retired from the Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys. Dr. Higman is a geologist with Ground Truth Trekking.
Great Alaska Quake shook up science

...very right time.At 35, Plafker was an up-and-coming geologist with the U.S. Geological Survey in Menlo Park, Calif...won't be able to make the trip to Alaska. USGS Research Geologist Peter Haeussler from the Alaska Science Center is expected...
Cache needed for oil and gas knowledge

Recently, state geologist Bob Swenson shared some insight into a state report on remaining hydrocarbon resources across the state and in Cook Inlet with...
Hiking with kids: Make it fun

...10-year-old Gavin Hudkins' favorite things to do when hiking is find different rocks. His mom, Sarah Hudkins, said the budding geologist loves bringing them home to identify. "The last hike he did, he actually hiked out a mile and a half with a huge rock in...
Bones' clues

...dated since then, thanks to the effort to gather these pieces together by local author and historian Janet Klein and Soldotna geologist Dick Reger. The most recent data comes from a woolly mammoth tooth fragment found in the Bidarka Creek area by Phil Gordon...
Geologists find use in minerals survey

ANCHORAGE - Speaking geologist is a foreign language to most, but understanding excitement is...Fairbanks. Werdon is the Mineral Resources Section Chief and economic geologist for the state Division of Geologic and Geophysical Surveys. The...
Dara Leone Kaupp Smith

...and Cribbage; she would gladly teach you the game, but she always played to win. With a brother and son both of whom were geologist, Dara had a passion for collecting unusual rocks. Dara retired in Anchorage, Alaska and worked for many years in the Senior...
Nordic skiing off groomed trails evokes old days

...kid again," Bookstrom said.That's no small feat for an inconspicuous 3-kilometer route - the semi-retired Spokane geologist is 75 years old.He remembers a childhood friend converting military wood skis to Nordic skis with door hinges that served...
Sensei: Fight back

...permanent residence is in Las Vegas, Nev., but her job as a geologist has her working in Alaska about 5 months out of the year...son was being bullied at school. As well as working as a geologist, Gibler also teaches judo in Las Vegas. Thursday's self-defense...
AOGCC keeps eye on safety, maximum recovery

...Norman.One seat is designated by law to be filled by a petroleum engineer and that is Foerster. One seat is designated for a geologist, and that is Seamount. The third seat is designated for a public member, and the requirement by statute was modified to...


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