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Marine debris waiting on permit in Seattle

...waiting for authorization to be able to sort through a pile of marine debris that has been delivered to Seattle.The Gulf of Alaska Keeper is one of the main organizations behind the debris cleanup. The nonprofit's president, Chris Pallister...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-10-22/marine-debris-waiting-on-permit-in-s
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Refuge Notebook: The Kenai Isthmus is a management conundrum

...acres, it's about the size of Belgium or Maryland. You could almost forget it's a peninsula jutting out into the Gulf of Alaska except that the drive around Turnagain Arm is a frequent reminder that the Kenai is ALMOST separated from the adjacent...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-10-15/refuge-notebook-the-kenai-isthmu
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Prince William Sound pinks push second-largest salmon haul in 20 years

There's plenty of fish in the sea and at Alaska processors, but discrepancies, soft prices, and small fish shadow the big numbers while fishermen switch to crab gear for the fall.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-09-07/prince-william-sound-pinks-push-seco
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Scientists to measure ash stirred from 1912 Alaska eruption

...equipment next week to monitor clouds of ash that are regularly blown across Shelikof Strait toward Kodiak Island and the Gulf of Alaska, said U.S. Geological Survey geologist Kristi Wallace. The ash creates a hazard for aircraft and possibly for...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-09-06/scientists-to-measure-ash-stirred-fr
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2015 sockeye run produces smaller fish across state

...all have their own theories about the cause of the decline in size at age. Some insist the warm blob of water in the Gulf of Alaska, 2 degrees centigrade warmer than average, is the root.Moffitt thinks the warm water simply created more food competition...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-08-24/2015-sockeye-run-produces-smaller-fi
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Across state, early salmon catches underweight

...particularly in the areas adjacent to the Gulf of Alaska. Workers statewide from offices...warm water on the surface of the Gulf of Alaska, reported in 2014 by the National...correlations is sea surface temps in the Gulf of Alaska in the year before return," said...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-25/across-state-early-salmon-catches-un
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With protest over, Shell prepares for Arctic Ocean drilling

...zones.Shell did not have an estimated time when the Fennica would reach the drill site after traveling across the Gulf of Alaska, through the Bering Sea and into the Chukchi.Shell spokesman Curtis Smith said initial work on the first well could...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-08-01/with-protest-over-shell-prepares-for
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Barge that will haul marine debris arrives in Kodiak

...Columbia will be able to add debris as the barge passes through, contributing to the cost of the project if they do.Gulf of Alaska Keeper President Chris Pallister has estimated the project cost at up to $1.3 million. It was spurred in part by...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-07-15/barge-that-will-haul-marine-debris-a
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Massive debris removal project to get underway

...Chris Pallister, president of the cleanup organization Gulf of Alaska Keeper, which is coordinating the effort.The Anchorage...up, he said.Crews plan to do cleanup work in the Gulf of Alaska this summer, which will add to the material that has...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-07-14/massive-debris-removal-project-to-ge
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More whale carcasses found in Gulf of Alaska

...Alaska (AP) - More dead whales have been found in the Gulf of Alaska following the sightings of nine fin whale carcasses...toxin related to warmth-induced algae blooms in the Gulf of Alaska waters, according to University of Alaska Fairbanks...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-07-12
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