Forty-two years ago, an Army helicopter pilot spotted dozens of dead caribou.
After setting a flooding record, waters have begun to recede on Mendenhall Lake and River.
Record water levels expected by early Friday evening
Federal wildlife technicians got a rare treat in Prince William Sound yesterday when they spotted a ribbon seal hauled out on the ice.
In Alaska whale pingers are used to deter whales from running into purse seines and gill nets.
The Air Force has agreed to delay its plans to demolish the $300 million HAARP research facility near Glennallen.
At a magnitude 7.9, the deep-sea earthquake that struck on June 23 was the most powerful to hit the Western Aleutians in 50 years.
Arctic sea ice is rapidly shrinking, but National Geographic is only on its ninth edition of its Atlas of the World since 1963.
Sea ice broke up earlier this spring following a warm winter, and without ice to sunbathe on, the seal pups have been heading to the beaches.
NOAA is opening public comment on a plan to relax Steller sea lion protections and allow more commercial fishing in the western Aleutian Islands.