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2014 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. Secretary Jewell Announces New Wildlife and Climate Studies at the Alaska Climate Science Center

    Released: 12/18/2014 12:30:00 PM
  2. New Scientific Study Supports that Capture-based Research is Safe for Polar Bears

    Released: 12/15/2014 7:53:12 AM
  3. Get Your Wheels Spinning

    Released: 12/4/2014 10:00:00 AM
  4. Southern Beaufort Sea Polar Bear Population Declined in the 2000s

    Released: 11/17/2014 12:00:00 PM
  5. A 100-year History of Flooding on the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta

    Released: 9/23/2014 12:00:00 PM
  6. Getting Out of Harm's Way: Evacuation from Tsunamis

    Released: 9/16/2014 12:30:00 PM
  7. Research Shows Historic Decline in Pacific Walrus Population

    Released: 9/8/2014 1:00:00 PM
  8. Climate Change Could Alter Range of Caribou and May Impact Hunters' Access

    Released: 7/24/2014 1:00:00 PM
  9. Observing Polar Bears from Space

    Released: 7/9/2014 3:19:35 PM
  10. Hyperspectral Aerial Survey will Enhance Mapping Capabilities

    Released: 7/3/2014 1:00:00 PM
  11. Through the Eyes of a Polar Bear

    Released: 6/6/2014 10:38:52 AM
  12. Map Store Closes, Moves Online

    Released: 5/28/2014 12:00:00 PM
  13. Revised North Dakota, Delaware and Maryland Maps Feature New Design

    Released: 5/22/2014 9:30:00 AM
  14. Meeting the Elevation Needs of the Nation

    Released: 5/14/2014 11:00:00 AM
  15. Coral Reefs are Critical for Risk Reduction & Adaptation

    Released: 5/13/2014 12:00:00 PM
  16. Can a Creeping Segment of the Alaska-Aleutian Subduction Zone Generate a Great Earthquake?

    Released: 4/30/2014 12:30:00 PM
  17. Revised West Virginia, New Jersey and Georgia Maps Feature New Design

    Released: 4/24/2014 9:00:00 AM
  18. Prior Great Earthquakes Unveiled at the Western Edge of the 1964 Alaska Rupture

    Released: 3/27/2014 2:28:32 PM
  19. The Science Behind the 1964 Great Alaska Earthquake and Tsunami

    Released: 3/20/2014 1:00:00 PM
  20. New Videos Released for Great Alaska Quake 50th Anniversary

    Released: 3/19/2014 1:00:00 PM
  21. Historic Reports Reissued for Great Alaska Quake 50th Anniversary

    Released: 3/18/2014 2:00:00 PM
  22. "Ultra Marathon Champion" Bird May Plan Flights Based on Weather Across Pacific

    Released: 3/11/2014 1:00:00 PM
  23. New Permafrostů But is it Permanent?

    Released: 3/10/2014 9:52:36 AM
  24. 25 Years After the Exxon Valdez, Sea Otter Population at Pre-Spill Levels

    Released: 2/28/2014 11:00:00 AM
  25. The 1964 Great Alaska Earthquake and Tsunami

    Released: 2/24/2014 4:00:00 PM
  26. Media Advisory: USGS to Host Congressional Briefing: Earthquake Science and Remaining Mysteries

    Released: 2/20/2014 11:20:00 AM
  27. Latest Idaho and New Mexico Quads Available

    Released: 1/22/2014 8:00:00 AM
  28. Sea Ice Decline and Permafrost Thaw Create Goose Habitat in Arctic Alaska

    Released: 1/21/2014 1:00:00 PM
  29. Potential Geothermal Resources for Akutan, Alaska

    Released: 1/9/2014 1:00:00 PM
  30. Earthquake Events on Par For 2013

    Released: 1/8/2014 3:37:55 PM


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