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Refuge Notebook: Nature's first green is gold

...animal life cycle events, has changed in the past few decades, gaining relevance with understanding climate change. Satellite data is now used to monitor leaf-out (or green-up) timing over larger landscapes than previously possible. Leaf-out...
Cal Thomas: Chicken Little 'science'

...rising sea levels, the rise in sea levels has declined 34 percent over the last decade. His report, which analyzed satellite data from TOPEX and JASON-1 and JASON-2 missions studying global ocean topography, concluded that the sea level rise...

...including travel assistance and visa services, accommodation, interpreter services and counselling.Newly analyzed satellite data shifted the search zone on Friday, raising expectations that searchers may be closer to getting physical evidence...
Lava dome grows on Cleveland Volcano Alaska Volcano Observatory detected elevated surface temperatures Jan. 24 at Cleveland's summit. Satellite data obtained last week indicated that a growing lava dome on the floor of the summit crater had reached about 328 feet...
Companies donate $4 million to university under agreement with state

...last year's money went to hire new faculty in areas such as global climate change, fisheries and ocean sciences, satellite data retrieval and educational technology. Some of the money went to develop programs in Alaska Native language and culture...
Activity on Mount Redoubt increases

...nearly continuous small earthquakes being recorded near the summit. Steam emissions were increasingly vigorous. Satellite data from Wednesday morning show minor ash components in plume emissions. Rockfalls also continue to trigger ash emissions...
UAF team briefs Bosnians about wartime forest losses mines throughout the country,'' Dug said. ''Sometimes it's not possible to reach an area. With this satellite data, we can make a comparison.'' Dug is risking his life at times when he does field work in his country's forests...
Homer tries early tsunami warning demo technology

...RealEMWIN also is available to the general public for use on home computers. For Homer, permanent installation of such a satellite data system would give the city one more way to receive early warnings. Homer is trying to become a TsunamiReady Community...
Kenai Peninsula Online - 03/15/00

...friends recreate 1960 snowmachine trek in Alaska Fairbanks man charged with raping 50-year-old woman UAF opens satellite data analysis center Alaska Airlines jet turns back twice after takeoffs Children's trust license plates now on...


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