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Sitka Sound Science Center visiting scientist to lead bird walk at Sitka National Historical Park

Ornithologist Allison Nelson, the Scientist in Residency Fellow at the Sitka Sound Science Center this summer, will lead a bird walk on the totem trails at Sitka National Historical Park on Saturday, June 9. Participants should meet at 7:30 a.m. … Continue reading

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Sitka Sound Science Center offers middle school camps, hosts talk on wind turbine and birds

The Sitka Sound Science Center still has several spaces available in its two middle school camps this summer — the Renewable Energy Camp and Trash Camp. These are both going to be hands-on engaging camps that incorporate field trips and … Continue reading

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Sitka Sound Science Center presentation will shed light on impacts of Fukushima radiation in the Pacific Ocean

People living along the Pacific Coast, including in Sitka and Southeast Alaska, have been wondering about the impacts of radiation in the food supply ever since the March 2011 earthquake in Japan and Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant meltdown. Dr. … Continue reading

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