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Refuge Notebook: Elusive, inconspicuous brown creepers favor old growth forests

...years. He has lived on the Kenai Peninsula for over 38 years and still maintains a keen interest in its wildlife and natural history. Find more information about the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge at or http://www...
Refuge Notebook: Tracking time in the New and Old Worlds

...environment. In contrast, time on the Kenai Peninsula, a sliver of the Last Frontier in the New World, is tracked by natural history sometimes captured by science and sometimes by oral histories of indigenous cultures.To make my case, I've drawn...
Sitting on the dock of the bay: Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies gets new access

...2 miles round trip, 3-4 hour hikeChina Poot Bay Beach Trail (low tide), 20-minute hikeTours:Peterson Bay Natural History Day Tour, $140; includes boat ride, tour of Gull Island, and 8-hour visit at the field stationPeterson Bay...

...happened. And then it did."There'll be two camps that will read this review: those who love wolves and the natural history behind them, and those who think they're varmints and want them eradicated. "A Wolf Called Romeo" is for the...
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Higher rent closes Eagle River natural history museum

ANCHORAGE (AP) -- A rent hike is forcing a natural history museum in Eagle River to close its doors. The Alaska Museum of Natural History is being evicted next month to make way for tenants...
The un-American anti-Koch campaign

...100 million to New York Presbyterian Hospital, or just the $35 million to the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History -- will do more good than Harry Reid's constant maneuvers to try to protect his vulnerable incumbents.Reid's...
Refuge Notebook: Short-tailed weasel chooses crawl space to raise its young

...lived on the Kenai Peninsula for over 37 years. He maintains a keen interest in the Kenai Peninsula's wildlife and natural history. You can find more information about the Refuge at or
CFK finalist honored in Washington, D.C. with volunteer award

...said. Last month Rizzo, a Nikiski Middle High School senior, traveled to the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History to receive one of two Prudential Spirit of Community Awards given to Alaska's top two youth volunteers. She was...

...according to the Los Angeles Times ( Pauly, curator of herpetology at the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles, has been studying the lizard population and trying to capture up to a dozen of the foreign...
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Cougars recolonize North America

...resident and friend, well-versed in the area's natural history and familiar with other large mammals on the Peninsula...keen interest in the Kenai Peninsula's wildlife and natural history. You can find more information about the refuge at...


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