Admiralty Island


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an Alaskan island in the Alexander Archipelago near Juneau

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I'm taking a 30-minute flight from Juneau to Admiralty Island, which is famous for having brown bears the way Manhattan Island has people.
Hecla Mining Company's Greens Creek mine is a lead-zinc-silver-gold mine on Admiralty Island in Southeast Alaska; Teck Alaska's Red Dog mine in Northwest Alaska produces zinc and lead; and Usibelli near Healy is the state's only producing coal mine.
IN EARLY APRIL of 2004 I contacted Alaska brown bear guide Scott Newman to confirm a bear hunt that we'd set for Admiralty Island in mid-September.
That Admiralty Island "flight," created by Atterbury Consultants, an out-front forestry consulting firm near Portland, Oregon, is the newest and maybe the glitziest development in forestry GIS.
The only trip it missed was due to a storm that wiped out the dock on Admiralty Island.
A floatplane takes you to Admiralty Island National Monument, which contains one of the largest intact tracts of old-growth rain forest.
Here on Tongass National Forest's Admiralty Island, where Ursus arctos occurs more thickly than anywhere else on earth, I have been reduced to hands-and-knees mobility in undergrowth far too thick to walk through.
The silver/zinc/lead/gold mine, located on Admiralty Island, is a joint venture between Kennecott Greens Creek Mining Co.
moved swiftly to take over full ownership of the Greens Creek Mine on Admiralty Island in Southeast Alaska after April 2008, jumping from a 29.
We chose the cabin at Hasselborg Creek on Admiralty Island, about an hour south of Juneau by floatplane.
Juneau, Alaska--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 18, 1995--The RTZ Corporation PLC's (NYSE: RTZ) wholly owned subsidiary Kennecott, and Hecla Mining Company, have approved the redevelopment of the Greens Creek silver/gold/ zinc/lead mine on Admiralty Island near Juneau, Alaska.
The largest of these islands include Chichag of Island, Admiralty Island, Baran of Island, Kuprean of Island, Revillagigedo Island and Prince of Wales Island.
have approved the redevelopment of the Greens Creek silver/gold/zinc/lead mine on Admiralty Island near Juneau.
The first is Kennecott's Green Creek silver mine, located on Admiralty Island, but not part of the Gold Belt.
A typical six-night cruise will include two full days exploring Glacier Bay National Park, whale watching in Icy Strait, exploring the shoreline of Chichagof Island, cruising Tracy Arm Fjord, and circum-navigating Admiralty Island National Monument, home to the highest concentration of brown bears in the world.