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Holy Ascension Russian Orthodox Church, Unalaska

Captured this image of the Holy Ascension Russian Orthodox Church in Unalaska from Summer Bay Road. It is hard to imagine that this church built in 1896 was used as a warehouse during WWII. 22 more words

Travel

Unalaska (WWII remains part of the scenery)

During WWII Unalaska had all its native Alaskans removed from the island and there was a great military buildup to protect its Ice free, deep water port. 53 more words

Travel

Savannah Sparrow Perched On Lupine

Many of the areas that we hiked in Unalaska, Alaska were covered with Lupine and we could see Savannah Sparrows feeding on them. Thought that you might enjoy seeing the sparrow against a purple background. 27 more words

Nature

Vincent Colombo, A Brief Look at Alaskan Geography, June 17, 2015

NOAA Teacher at Sea
Vincent Colombo
Aboard NOAA Ship Oscar Dyson
June 11 – 30, 2015

Mission: Annual Walleye Pollock Survey
Geographical area of the cruise: … 989 more words

NOAA Teacher At Sea

Sikuliaq Day 10

Unalaska, Ak – 3/19/15

Not too much to report today.  Breakfast -> safety training -> fire drill -> safety video -> lunch ->check email once ->check email twice -> revise manuscript -> check email third time -> BBC website ->email again -> network resource orientation -> dinner… 32 more words

Sikuliaq Day 9

Unalaska, Ak – 03/18/2015

Great news today, the first manuscript from the Ice Fungi project was officially accepted this morning.  In the coming weeks, expect a link to our newest publication detailing the discovery of two new species from the Bering Sea.   163 more words

Sikuliaq Day 8

Unalaska, Ak – 03/18/2015

At around 0900 hours, the Sikuliaq successfully docked in Dutch.  The lights of the harbor and hilltop World War II bunkers greeted us during the first cups of Joe.  70 more words