• Ancient Northern Pike Found in Alaska Lake Mud

    Ancient Northern Pike Found in Alaska Lake Mud By Ned Rozell hile slicing a cylinder of mud he pulled fro ...

    Ancient Northern Pike Found in Alaska Lake Mud By Ned Rozell hile slicing a cylinder of mud he pulled from an Interior Alaska lake, Matthew Wooller ran into a snag. The wire he was using to cut the mu ...

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  • Water Fountains in the Tundra

    Water Fountains in the Tundra By Ned Rozell hile tightroping on tussock heads in a bog off the Chandalar ...

    Water Fountains in the Tundra By Ned Rozell hile tightroping on tussock heads in a bog off the Chandalar River, two companions and I heard a waterfall. Strange. Looking through binoculars, we saw a kn ...

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  • The Northern Boreal Bird Nursery

    The Northern Boreal Bird Nursery By Ned Rozell wo-hundred miles straight north of my home in Fairbanks, I ...

    The Northern Boreal Bird Nursery By Ned Rozell wo-hundred miles straight north of my home in Fairbanks, I'm at the northern edge of a forest that carpets the continent all the way to Labrador. Here fo ...

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  • Denali plants more diverse up high

    Denali plants more diverse up high By Ned Rozell hen Carl Roland was hiking the high country in an Alaska ...

    Denali plants more diverse up high By Ned Rozell hen Carl Roland was hiking the high country in an Alaska national park not long ago, he thought the landscape looked different than any park in the Low ...

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  • Rocks from space in Alaska backcountry

    Rocks from space in Alaska backcountry By Ned Rozell n February 26 at 1:06 p.m., someone in northern Alas ...

    Rocks from space in Alaska backcountry By Ned Rozell n February 26 at 1:06 p.m., someone in northern Alaska may have seen a torch of light in the cold daytime sky. On that afternoon, satellites detect ...

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  • Anatomy of the worst fire year

    Anatomy of the worst fire year By Ned Rozell n a gorgeous warm May this year, we have not yet sniffed the ...

    Anatomy of the worst fire year By Ned Rozell n a gorgeous warm May this year, we have not yet sniffed the bitter scent of flaming spruce. When we do, many of us will think back to a year that still ha ...

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  • Mosquito Season Starts In Alaska

    Mosquito Season Starts In Alaska By Ned Rozell luggish mosquitoes, sprung from the leaves where they over ...

    Mosquito Season Starts In Alaska By Ned Rozell luggish mosquitoes, sprung from the leaves where they overwintered. Moths and butterflies flitting the fields and south-facing slopes. Beetles skittering ...

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  • An Oasis on the Seward Peninsula

    An Oasis on the Seward Peninsula By Ned Rozell n a recent ski trip across the Seward Peninsula, I followe ...

    An Oasis on the Seward Peninsula By Ned Rozell n a recent ski trip across the Seward Peninsula, I followed a trail along the Pilgrim River broken by five friends. Their path led to a subarctic oasis. ...

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  • Serpentine Hot Springs and early Alaskans

    Serpentine Hot Springs and early Alaskans By Ned Rozell kiing across the raw, open landscape of the Sewar ...

    Serpentine Hot Springs and early Alaskans By Ned Rozell kiing across the raw, open landscape of the Seward Peninsula a few weeks ago, my friends and I dreamed of getting out of a big wind and into the ...

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  • How did earthworms reach Alaska traveling 30 feet a year?

    How did earthworms reach Alaska traveling 30 feet a year? By Ned Rozell nder its own power, an earthworm ...

    How did earthworms reach Alaska traveling 30 feet a year? By Ned Rozell nder its own power, an earthworm gains about 30 feet of new territory each year. But that does not help explain how worms got to ...

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