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One bowl of warm chowder. Two pairs of pants. Three long-sleeve shirts. Four fleece blankets. & I still couldn't feel my feet.

Happy Thursday, everyone! If you have been following along all week, thank you so much for keeping up with my posts! You are in for a treat today as I’m sharing my thoughts on scenic cruising in the Tracy Arm Fjord.  499 more words

Black & White Photography

Renewal of faith in city planning? Maybe?

I guess I grew cynical over the last several election cycles, and was surprised and unprepared when Ethan Berkowitz won the Mayoral race earlier this year.   1,524 more words


Point Hope (food) in iPhone snaps

I visited Point Hope earlier this summer as part of a project funded by the Pulitzer Center for Crisis Reporting with photographer Katie Orlinsky on… 81 more words


In the Land of Glaciers

Warning: You are about to encounter many glacier photos…

I recently got to visit the Knik Glacier up close with my campers! We rode in a monster van to cross small sections of the braided Knik River as we approached the glacier. 358 more words


Questions being raised about Navy's possible implication in mass whale deaths in Alaska - KTUU TV

5 more dead whales found in Alaska waters since June; total 14 dead.

The highly unusual mass death of whales in Alaskan waters, happened during the time frame that Navy was conducting bombing training that they said, in their documents that they filed with their ESA, that would involve killing of sea mammals. 78 more words

Puget Sound

Forest Fire

School is not good at illustrating things. They teach us about glaciers, but never show us that, as opposed to being large chunks of ice, they actually look more like mountains. 380 more words


Thoughts on Wilderness - № 2

“We need the tonic of wildness…

At the same time that we are earnest to explore and learn all things,
we require that all things be mysterious and unexplorable,

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