On a stroll through the forest, occasionally a small, bright orange or yellow spot attracts the eye. Looking more closely, one can see that they are fungi of jelly-like consistency, growing on dead twigs and branches.
Recently, on a family trip to Maui, my grandson Alain and I decided to try fly-fishing not only for different species, but in a way we'd never even heard of. Instead of fishing from shore, we fished underwater.
University of Alaska Southeast assistant professor Heidi Pearson will present her research on the behavior of humpback whales and dolphins today during two Fireside Lectures at Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center.
The sixteenth annual Southeast Fundraiser of the Territorial Sportsmen, Inc./Alaska Outdoor Council will be at Centennial Hall on Friday, Feb. 26. Gov. Bill Walker will be speaking for a short time around 7:15 to 7:30 (the dinner itself...