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2012 Alaska News Releases

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The releases listed below include national releases, and releases that are more specific to Alaska (designated by ) and may not appear on the national listings.


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  1. USGS Study Tracks Pacific Walrus, Observes Effects of Arctic Sea Ice Loss on Behavior

    Released: 11/14/2012 6:00:00 PM
  2. Not-So-Permanent Permafrost

    Released: 10/24/2012 12:00:00 PM
  3. Last Frontier Historical Topographic Maps

    Released: 10/18/2012 8:24:48 AM
  4. Florida and Illinois Make 48

    Released: 9/19/2012 8:00:00 AM
  5. Scientists Explore Changing Arctic Ocean

    Released: 8/24/2012 8:00:00 AM
  6. Shrews in the News -- Rapid Evolution of Shrews in Response to Climate Change

    Released: 6/26/2012 1:00:00 PM
  7. Lifetime Mates Good for the Goose and the Gander

    Released: 6/14/2012 1:00:00 PM
  8. Media Advisory: Free Public Lecture Marks Centennial of 20th Century’s Largest Volcanic Eruption

    Released: 6/4/2012 9:00:00 AM
  9. A Big Day for Science: Citizens Have Contributed One Million Observations to Top Nature Database

    Released: 5/3/2012 9:00:00 AM
  10. Media Advisory: Volcano Detective Kicks Off Centennial Commemoration with Free Public Lecture

    Released: 4/19/2012 2:30:00 PM
  11. Polar Bears in Alaska Observed with Patchy Hair Loss and other Skin Lesions

    Released: 4/6/2012 3:07:51 PM
  12. New Study Reveals Past and Present Erosion Hazards of the Matanuska River

    Released: 1/23/2012 2:00:00 PM
  13. Satellite Tracking Helps Russian Tanker Navigate Critical Sea Duck Habitat

    Released: 1/6/2012 1:01:22 PM


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