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LNG may bring more Kenai River traffic

Managers are concerned that pressure on the Kenai River could increase if the Alaska LNG project goes through.

...also documented endangered killer whales that spend time in Canada's waters.Researchers with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and Vancouver Aquarium in British Columbia are using those images to measure and track the health...
Pirate fishing bill sponsored by Alaska's senators headed to President's desk

...been updated to reflect when the bill was passed and who sponsored it. A new measure granting the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration more authority to combat illegal fishing is on its way to President Barack Obama's desk to be signed...
Biologists track unusual fish sightings on Alaska's coast

...near Sitka.The peak of this year's particularly strong El Nino is coming up, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. It's one of the strongest El Nino events on record.NOAA says The Blob has also raised temperatures...
Commission calls for proposals to spend 2012 salmon funds

The Pacific States Marine Fisheries Commission is asking for proposals on how to spend $2.2 million in federal disaster funds geared toward salmon research in Cook Inlet and the Yukon-Kuskokwim region.
Scientists link oil exposure to reduced survival of fish

...spills.In a study published Tuesday in the online journal Scientific Reports, researchers from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration found that embryonic herring and salmon exposed to low levels of crude oil developed misshapen hearts...
Glacial dam release affects peninsula rivers

...were last measured at about 2,590 feet in August, according to the lake's status report on the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, NOAA, website. Every two years or so in the fall, the glacial dam at the lake releases, and...

...emaciated fur seals have come ashore since January - about eight times more than normal - leading the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration this week to declare an "unusual mortality event" for the animals. The classification diverts...
KPC: College holiday closure reminder

All KPC locations will be closed from Sept. 5-7 in observance of the Labor Day holiday. In addition, there will be no classes held on Monday, Sept. 7 or Tuesday, Sept. 8. The campus will re-open at 8 a.m. on Tuesday, Sept.
Rising water causes flood advisory, takes dock down Kenai River

...of the river's water levels on the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, or NOAA, website. That height is...Moran, a senior hydrologist at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, NOAA, said his concern is for low-lying...


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