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Registration open for 2017 Sitka Sound Science Center summer camps

Summer camps are an important part of the Sitka Sound Science Center’s mission for increasing understanding and awareness of Sitka’s ecosystems. Throughout the year, its educational programs offer many opportunities for emerging scientists of all ages to join the scientific community. … Continue reading

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Yaa Khusgé Yaaw Woogoo will teach sixth-grade students about herring during spring break

The Sitka School District and the Outdoor Foundation, in partnership with the Sitka Tribe of Alaska and Sitka National Historical Park, will host a free, week-long marine science and culture camp during spring break, March 16-20, for 20 sixth-grade, middle-school students. Yaa … Continue reading

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Learning about ecosystems during Yaa Khusgé Yaaw Woogoo herring camp

  Marine ecologist Michelle Ridgway, left, and Yaa Khusgé Yaaw Woogoo herring camp participants Madison Roy-Mercer and Karina Belcher observe plankton collected during a field expedition on Tuesday afternoon, March 18, at Sitka National Historical Park. Herring camp is a … Continue reading

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Yaa Khusgé Yaaw Woogoo will teach middle-school students about herring during spring break

The Sitka School District, in partnership with the Sitka Tribe of Alaska and Sitka National Historical Park, will host a free, week-long marine science camp during spring break for 15 middle school students. The camp will focus on Pacific herring … Continue reading

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Seventh annual Sitka Health Summit helps celebrate a culture of wellness in Sitka

The seventh annual Sitka Health Summit is coming up, and this year’s event features health fair, lunch-and-learn, community planning day and community wellness awards. This annual event got its start in 2007, when leaders from Sitka Community Hospital and the SouthEast … Continue reading

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