Gulf of Alaska

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a gulf of the Pacific Ocean between the Alaska Peninsula and the Alexander Archipelago

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AFD&G states, "Federally managed sablefish found in the Bering Sea and in the Gulf of Alaska are considered one population with migration occurring between these regions.
However, there is a lack of information on the biology and ecology of all octopus species in the Gulf of Alaska.
Unlike Prince William Sound, where a system with 11 powerful escort and rescue tugs was established after the 1989 Exxon Valdez disaster, the Gulf of Alaska and Aleutian Island region has no high-powered tugs, he said.
Northern Edge operations were conducted within the Joint Pacific Alaska Range Complex, which includes more than 60,000 square miles of air space and the Gulf of Alaska, encompassing 50,000 square miles of air space.
A remarkable positive achievement that has arisen from the oil spill is the much better understanding we now have of the oceanography of the Gulf of Alaska.
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As the courageous crew move an offshore drilling rig from the northern coast through the Gulf of Alaska to the Californian coastal regions, readers are treated to an active and engaging tale, thrilling its readers with an dynamic story of barfights, a loathsome fisherman, and the dangers of the open ocean.
A cold winter storm that originated in the Gulf of Alaska could drop snow tonight as low as 2,500 to 3,000 feet - meaning over much of the Antelope Valley.
Also new for 2006 is a revamped lineup from Princess Cruises, which deploys its biggest Alaska vessels, the Diamond Princess and Sapphire Princess, on the "Voyage Of The Glaciers," thereby increasing capacity on the Gulf of Alaska route that has become the company's signature itinerary.
have argued for years that Prince William Sound and neighboring parts of the Gulf of Alaska are recovered completely from the spill.
In this state of mind, he accepted a job lecturing on a cruise ship--which caught fire and sank in the freezing waters of the Gulf of Alaska.
A big, stern Norwegian named Tor takes him on as a deckhand, and the two head out into the Gulf of Alaska to catch as many Kings as they can during the short season.
Sites in Yakutat Bay, distal to Hubbard Glacier, contain Elphidium, Cassidulina, Buccella, Nonionella, Fissurina, Adercotryma, Cribrostomoides, Spiroplectammina, and Reophax, This increased diversity and the presence of planktonic species, Neogloboquadrina pachyderma, is consistent with greater marine influence from the Gulf of Alaska.
The Sitka Pinnacles Marine Reserve was implemented in 2000 as Gulf of Alaska (GOA) Groundfish FMP Amendment 59 (NPFMC, 1998).
The cold front, which originated in the Gulf of Alaska, dumped a foot of snow at Willamette Pass ski resort in the 24 hours ending at 5 p.