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Voices of Alaska: More coal will harm our oceans

...waters, we rely on a healthy ocean to sustain us.Today, however...seeing rapid changes in our oceans, and one of the most alarming problems is ocean acidification. As we pump...carbon into our atmosphere, our oceans absorb more carbon, and they're...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-04-07/voices-of-alaska-more-coal-will-h
Opinion

...and adults as well to want to learn more about Alaska and our oceans when they would be amazed to see this huge animal gliding through...seal family. The species ranges across the northern Pacific Ocean, from Japan through the Aleutian Islands and southeast Alaska...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/dispatch/2015-11-16-1
Dispatch

...Visitor Center at the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge (KNWR) is like capturing the virtual Spirit of the North from ice fields to oceans and all the life forms that share its abundance. One of the most impressive aspects of the new addition to our community is...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/dispatch/2015-05-11-1
Dispatch
Gulf of Maine warming concerns world

...Administration (NOAA), faster than 99 percent of the world's oceans.Until 2004, the temperature in the Gulf of Maine was rising...regular basis? Has the Gulf Stream shifted further west? Has the ocean absorbed all the carbon it can hold from the atmosphere and...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-09-07/gulf-of-maine-warming-concerns-wo
Opinion
Feds allow Shell to drill for oil in Arctic Ocean

...it needs to drill for oil in the Arctic Ocean off Alaska's northwest coast for the...approved the permit to drill below the ocean floor after the oil giant brought in a...rock, estimated at 8,000 feet below the ocean floor, for the first time since its last...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-08-17/feds-allow-shell-to-drill-for-oil-in
News
Groups seek to end Arctic Ocean drilling

...offshore drilling is dead or that the Arctic Ocean has any greater protection now than it...should continue, said Mike LeVine of the ocean-advocacy group in Juneau known as Oceana...1977 through 2014. Miyoko Sakashita, oceans director for the Center for Biological...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/dan-joling/2015-09-29
News
Voices of Faith: Stay awake and be prepared

...prepared, because you do not know the day or hour of my return." Matt. 25:13The boat trips over the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans our ancestors endured reminds me of the people of Syria today, refugees of their own home country, knowing the challenges...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2015-09-10/voices-of-faith-stay-awake-and-
Community
Marine debris waiting on permit in Seattle

...how long it will take to get the permit.Pallister's organization has been working with another group called Parley for the Oceans, which will sort through the debris and recycle it."They make designer clothing out of it. Any plastic that they can use...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-10-22/marine-debris-waiting-on-permit-in-s
News
Around the District

...2 ? 23! Come join us for a passport adventure around the world! We will have a month of family activities learning maps, oceans, atlases, culture and economy. We will end it all with a World's Fair. These hands on events are open for the entire family...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/schools/2015-10-05/around-the-district
Schools
Refuge Notebook: Local seashells provide more than just a home for hermit crabs

...for organisms that live in the ocean's benthos (or bottom...along the Pacific and Atlantic oceans. Clam fisheries are abruptly...reaction taking place in every ocean of the world. When atmospheric...their concentrations in the ocean increase as well, causing a...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-11-05/refuge-notebook-local-seashells-
Outdoors

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