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End of winter heralds arrive of mosquitoes

...which they will need in order to nourish their eggs, according to Derik S. Sikes, curator of insects at the University of Alaska Fairbanks Museum of the North. "Fertilized females overwinter with fertilized eggs. They suck some blood, lay their...
Peninsula growers find opportunity with Rhodiola

...It is known to be non-toxic, unlike many other stimulants such as caffeine or ephedra, Illig said. The University of Alaska Fairbanks has provided processing support for the co-operative's first two harvests, and studies are underway with...
Voices of Alaska: Many contribute to wood bison project

...Let's not forget the agencies that worked with ADF&G and AWCC to help make this project a reality. The University of Alaska Fairbanks School of Natural Resources and Agriculture Science donated feed and silos. USFS Chugach National Forest...
Online tool aids oil-spill response

...productive study because the coastline of Prince William Sound was incompletely surveyed. "I was working for the University (of Alaska Fairbanks) and we used a state database about the shorelines," Saupe said. "We were doing what's called a matched...
Students to receive first hand business expertise

...Not only will participants learn about the corporate world, they will also earn two credits through the University of Alaska Fairbanks. Schuh said obtaining the credits has two easy conditions - participate and don't get sent home. The weeklong...
Community News and Notes

...volunteering for SCI since early childhood. Sarah plans to major in Biology and Wildlife Management at KPC and University of Alaska Fairbanks. Her parents are Bill and Melody Newberry of Soldotna.This year's essay topic was, "Should shooting...
Learning for Life: Finally - it's seed starting time again!

...sure about the steps or even when to start them from seed? Not to worry, we have a number of very helpful University of Alaska Fairbanks Cooperative Extension Service publications addressing just such concerns, as well as a list of some of our...
Refuge Notebook: New aerial photography technology - little camera, big picture

...called an orthophoto. With new cameras available, some of my colleagues along with Dr. Matt Nolan from the University of Alaska Fairbanks started using a process called Structure from Motion (SfM) to mosaic large areas with great results. The...
Learning for Life

...your world. 4-H is the positive youth development program of the Cooperative Extension Service and the University of Alaska Fairbanks.Submitted by Jason Floyd, 4-H and Youth Development Agent
Nikiski, Homer lose on 1st day at state

...Nikiski's focus was naturally on powerful senior Marian Wamsley, who already is signed up to play with the University of Alaska Fairbanks Nanooks next year. Wamsley was held to 10 points and seven rebounds, which is pedestrian for the lethal...


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