NOAA is opening public comment on a plan to relax Steller sea lion protections and allow more commercial fishing in the western Aleutian Islands.
Alaska’s landscape has an unusual feature that allows us to enjoy cheap bananas in the Interior and other things that make life possible in the subarctic.
The state’s petition argues the threat of extinction for the North Pacific humpback whale is gone
Conservation groups are asking for endangered species protection for yellow cedar trees in Alaska.
Juneau officials met Monday to plan their response to a possible glacial outburst flood in the area around Mendenhall Lake this summer
A tsunami warning has been issued for parts of Alaska's Aleutian Island chain after a powerful earthquake.
Recently, Alaska’s seen a flurry of volcanic eruptions and sizable earthquakes and it’s got scientists wondering how all the activity might be connected.
President Obama announced he intends to vastly expand the Pacific Remote Islands marine sanctuary, putting a swath of the south-central Pacific off-limits to fishing and energy development.
The seismic storm in the far western arm of the Brooks Range that began nearly two months ago continued early Monday morning.
Elodea is the only known invasive aquatic plant in Alaska. Since being discovered near Fairbanks in 2010, it has taken root in 15 of the state’s rivers, lakes and streams.