Thunder Mountain High School and Juneau-Douglas High School staff and students send a huge thank you to Allen Marine for donating a boat tour to Berner’s Bay for our marine biology, oceanography and outdoor biology classes. The students had a wonderful and educational experience that was made possible due to Allen Marine’s thoughtful donation. We would also like to extend special thanks to the University of Alaska Fairbanks, Goldbelt Heritage Foundation, Alaska Department of Fish & Game and NOAA for providing expert guest speakers who engaged students in scientific study and learning while on this day trip. With NOAA: Andrew Eller, Tom Parker and Bonita Nelson; with ADF&G: Jeff Nichols; with the UAF Graduate Fisheries Program: Danielle Duncan, Rachael Blevins, Emily Hutchinson, Jennifer Stoutamore and Shannon Atkinson; with the Goldbelt Heritage Foundation: Kate Jensen and guests Rosa Miller, Lee Miller and Fred White; and with the University of Alaska Southeast: Frank Coenraad.
Topaz Shyrock, TMHS Marine Biology Teacher
Henry Hopkins, JDHS Outdoor Biology Teacher
Lara Dzinch, JDHS Oceanography Teacher
Carin Smolin, JSD Career and Technical Education Coordinator