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Issues tagged Arctic

Hydraulic Fracturing ("Fracking") in Alaska: The controversial "massive" (or high-volume) fracking has little current application in Alaska's conventional petroleum fields, but could be used to develop Alaska's smaller unconventional petroleum fields. It is currently being explored as an option for the Great Bear oil field, south ... [read-more]

Journeys tagged Arctic

Alaska Coal Country: 2010 has been our year of coal. Through winter and spring, we wrote articles full of esoteric details on all the coal projects and prospects in Alaska. Alaska might have as much as 10% of the world's coal - most ... [read-more]
The Chukchi Sea at Toddler Speed: Read about it in Small Feet, Big Land: Adventure, Home, and Family on the Edge of Alaska - October 2013 We were out for a month, trekking a week at a time between villages. We walked and paddled around 300 ... [read-more]

Photos tagged Arctic

Kivalina school
Momma is pregnant again
On the moose trail
Happily dirty
Fun with headphones
Blueberries
Wet day
Diaper change
Warming hands
Setting camp
Bundled up for rain
Red Dog Mine
In the tube
Red Dog port
In the tube
Red Dog tailings
Road for zinc
Red Dog Mine
Road for zinc
Barging zinc
In the tube
Red Dog tailings
Road for zinc
Road for zinc
Road for zinc
In the tube
Road for zinc
Red Dog port
In the tube
Quarry road
Red Dog Mine
Fall tundra valley
Read carefully
In the tube
Zinc storehouses
Lik Prospect camp
Brooks Range
Lik Deposit
Crash debris
Lik Prospect
Lik Prospect
Lik Prospect
A portrait
At home
Permafrost melting
Melting Arctic
Dunlin Sandpipers
Dunlin Sandpipers
Birds
Northern Shrike?
Puffin
Northern Shrike?
Birds
Dunlin Sandpipers
Northern Shrike?
Gear Photos
Through bushes
Gear Photos
Gear Photos
Shelf camp
Gear Photos
Resupply
Arctic Coal
Nanushuk coal
Arctic Coal
Arctic Coal
Berries
Blueberries
Berries
Berries
Berries
Berries
Blueberries
Berries
Cross-section
Fall colors
Fall colors
Fall colors
Fall colors
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Fall colors
Spreading cottonwoods
Fall colors
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Fall tundra
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Tundra textures
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Blending in
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The Packhoese
No harbor here
No harbor here
Arctic 2010 Leg 2
Arctic 2010 Leg 2
Arctic 2010 Leg 2
Kivalina construction
Arctic 2010 Leg 2
Baby-carrying wrap
Ore storage
Wind and wheels
Noatak Village
Arctic 2010 Aerial photos
Arctic 2010 Aerial photos
Arctic 2010 Aerial photos
Arctic 2010 Aerial photos
Arctic 2010 Aerial photos
Arctic 2010 Aerial photos
Arctic 2010 Aerial photos
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Arctic 2010 Aerial photos
Arctic 2010 Aerial photos
Arctic 2010 Aerial photos
Coast walk
Coast walk
Leg 3
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Leg 3
Cooking with fire
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Sprouting like weeds
Barrier beaches
Rising waters
Jago River delta
Aufeis on the Kongakut
Permafrost bluff
Permafrost protruding from beach
ShoreZone surveying
Rapid erosion
Barrier and Delta
Kaktovik, Alaska
Flycatcher
Arctic Tern divebombing
Skull Cliffs
Cracking bedrock
Arctic mushrooms
Eroding permafrost bluff
Arctic Row
Pigeon Gullemot chick
Sculpted peat
Gastropods and coal
Erosion control at Wainwright
Melting permafrost
Warm surf bashing permafrost
Muddy arctic storm waves
Melting oozing permafrost
Muddy storm waters
Native dancers
Rescue by 4-wheeler
Armored mud ball
Cape Lisburne fog
Lisburne Hills
Permafrost slump
Ice overhang
Avak River
Shell Drilling Ship
Shell Drilling Ship
Shell Drilling Ship
Peat shorelines
Pipelines and Tundra
North Slope Oil Facility
Pipeline and Arctic Lakes
Journey Completed
Arctic Dog Musher
Baldwin Peninsula
Fat-Bike To The Arctic - complete
Caribou hunter from Buckland
Morning Ice Fog
Seth Kantner and Andrew Greene
Northward
Ice Spokes
Arctic Shelter
Sparse Firewood
Visitors
Long Shadows Over Camp
Stillness
Hoar Frost Tracks
Further
Dressed For Travel
Family Outing
Ground Blizzard
Trail Marker
Sled
Sunrise Through Ice Fog
Pause For Dawn
Granite Hot Springs
Loaded fat-bikes
Cold Nights warm Shelter
Stoke The Stove
Vast Seward Peninsula
Rime Coated Trees
Norton Sound
Sea Ice Crossing
Shaktoolik Village
Skiff
Fat-Bike Over Tundra
Bike Through Shaktoolik
Warm Fire Cold Ocean
Tundra Trail
Hummock Ice
Tom Cod Ice Fishing
Ice Fishing
Arctic Explorer
Kaltag Portage
Kaltag Portage Sunset
Ground Blizzard On The Protage
Baby Sled
Biofilm fragments?