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Outdoors

By KEVIN GULLUFSEN
Screenshot of the sockeye cam at Steep Creek taken Thursday.

Leave it to beavers: Live cameras offer glimpse into nature

At 4:30 p.m. on a Tuesday, a beaver slept in its den on Steep Creek near the Mendenhall Glacier, its furry face aimed at an infrared camera streaming on Youtube. Seven users tuned into the cam to watch the peaceful rodent recoup on its straw bed.

by KEVIN GULLUFSEN

Photos: Glacier Bay glories

The Johns Hopkins Glacier in Glacier Bay calves on July 11.

Dirt Girl: Garden check-in continued

A few weeks back I helped out with the Master Gardener tour. In between visitors, I had the chance to ask Sandy Williams a few questions.
CORINNE CONLON

Discovering the hidden universe at bug camp

"Look, it's a crab spider eating a moth!" says Declan Griswold, an 8-year-old who points to a rose bush.
NED ROZELL

Off the Trails: Recent finds along the trail

A stroll across Bridget Cove tide flats in early July brought us to a stand of eelgrass. To our surprise, the eelgrass was dotted with many thousands of fish eggs.
MARY F. WILLSON

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