Media/Outreach at the Alaska Science Center

Science Center Objects

If you have questions about upcoming events, research, or media inquiries regarding the USGS Alaska Science Center please contact Yvette Gillies, Paul Laustsen or Steven Sobieszczyk.

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Alaska Science Center Seminar Series

The USGS Alaska Science Center has a monthly seminar series highlighting the multiple research programs at the center. More information at: Alaska Science Center Seminar Series (October through May) 

M7.1 November 30, 2018 Anchorage Earthquake

Up-to-date research and news on the magnitude 7.1 earthquake that struck north of Anchorage, Alaska, on November 30, 2018, at 8:29 a.m. local time. 

News Releases

News Releases are timely, official communications produced by the Alaska Science Center that are targeted for use by the news media in reporting information on scientific findings or program activities--including news of broad interest about publications, programs, activities, special events, etc. Search the list on the USGS News site.

Publication Briefs

These Alaska Science Center publication briefs feature research that informs partners and resource managers to make decisions relative to species habitat and status, natural resources, ecosystems, and human activities.

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Community Outreach and Engagement

A scenic view of an Aleutian island with fireweed in full bloom

(Credit: Sarah Schoen, USGS. Public domain.)












Report a Deformed Bird

A Black-capped Chickadee with a severely deformed beak where the upper beak is elongated and curved down while the lower beak is

(Credit: Rachel Richardson, USGS. Public domain.)












Recent Earthquakes - Did you feel it?

Map showing the Gulf of Alaska and epicenter of M7.9 earthquake

(Public domain)








USGS Career Cards

Setting nets on Whitefish Lake on Lake Clark Nat'l Park and Preserve

(Credit: Chris Zimmerman, USGS. Public domain.)













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