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Sitka National Historical Park to host an intertidal BioBlitz on Aug. 3

From 8-11 a.m. on ​Saturday, Aug. 3, Sitka National Historical Park will host biologists from the Sitka Sound Science Center, who will work with the public to conduct a BioBlitz in the park’s tidelands. This is the last monthly BioBlitz … Continue reading

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Sitka National Historical Park to host an intertidal BioBlitz on July 6

The Sitka National Historical Park will host an intertidal BioBlitz from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, July 6, at the tent outside the park’s visitor center. During this event, participants will attempt to identify as many intertidal critters as … Continue reading

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Sitka Sound Science Center to host Field Science School again this summer

Field Science School registration is now open for the second straight year at the Sitka Sound Science Center. High-school-aged students are welcome to sign up for the eight-week skills course. Sessions take place every Friday, starting on June 7 and … Continue reading

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Registration open for 2019 Sitka Sound Science Center summer camps

Registration is now open for summer camp at the Sitka Sound Science Center. 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 … Continue reading

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National Park Service, Sitka Tribe of Alaska inaugurate historic partnership at Sitka National Historical Park

The partnership between the National Park Service (NPS) and the Sitka Tribe of Alaska (STA) has now reached a new level of collaboration. On May 7, Congress completed its review of an Annual Funding Agreement (“AFA”) under which STA now officially … Continue reading

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Sitka National Historical Park switches to summer hours on Tuesday, May 8

Beginning Tuesday, May 8, Sitka National Historical Park will transition to its summer hours of operation. This year the Visitor Center and the Russian Bishop’s House will have the same hours of operation which will be open daily from 8 … Continue reading

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Registration open for 2018 Sitka Sound Science Center summer camps

Registration is now open for summer camp at the Sitka Sound Science Center. 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 … Continue reading

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