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Mass die off of sea stars now happening in Sitka, Alaska, America

A trip to the coast usually means you’re going to see sea stars, but a mysterious disease is killing them along the West Coast. There had been a few reports of sick sea stars in Alaska, but recently in Sitka, the first mass die offs in the state were detected. 1,089 more words

Sea Stars

Celebrate the 50th anniversary year of the Wilderness Act with the first films of the Winter Film Series

The 2014-15 Winter Film Series kicks off with two free 30-minute films at 7 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 12, and 2 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 13, at the… 97 more words

Kids And Nature

Come mute

Every day it seems like I come mute to work. What can I possibly say after I have witnessed scenes like this along my way? 72 more words

Lovable Sitka

Gift Guide: What to buy your country boy

Country boys – like my BP – are not high maintenance and (I feel) are always easy to buy for. If you are still in need of a few Christmas ideas for your southern guy, here are a few! 30 more words


SAIL Youth Adventure Club to meet on Dec. 10 at Hames Athletic and Wellness Center

The Sitka office of Southeast Alaska Independent Living (SAIL) will host events for its new ORCA Youth Adventure Club program from 3:30-5 p.m. on the second Wednesday of each month at various locations around Sitka.  293 more words

Kids And Nature

• SAIL Senior Biking Club sets next ride for the morning of Thursday, Dec. 11

The Sitka office of the Southeast Alaska Independent Living, Inc. (SAIL), will host its monthly ride for its new Senior Biking Club for those 60 or older at 10 a.m. 140 more words


Sitka, Alaska: outdoor cathedral

We already know how much I love transforming my tree pictures into brighter and more interesting compositions. For this photo, I wanted to add a sense of light and height like a tranquil outdoor cathedral. 87 more words

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