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The Health of the Ocean Matters to Me

September 12, 2013 10:09 am2 comments
The Health of the Ocean Matters to Me

See what students in our Ocean Sciences Club are saying about the ocean and what it means to them in this great video they made! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MjqO2ktcjvA The Alaska SeaLife Center’s Ocean Sciences Club for Seward secondary students began in September 2012, thanks to the Seward Community Foundation and Alaska Airlines Foundation. Over the course of the school year, students dug into a wide range of ocean topics — including a seabird necropsy, a comparative dissection of cephalopods, sea ice studies, Steller sea lion physiology, and other hands-on explorations. A mini-grant from NOAA provided the club with video cameras to record […]

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Ocean Sciences Club up and running for the 2013-14 school year

September 10, 2013 12:13 pmComments Off
Ocean Sciences Club up and running for the 2013-14 school year

Know a teen who might like to join the Ocean Sciences Club? Tell them to check out our club blog, oceansciencesclub.tumblr.com, or just come to a meeting – Wednesdays from 5-6:30 PM at the Alaska SeaLife Center. It’s never too late to join!

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Ocean Sciences Club is BACK at the Alaska SeaLife Center!

August 23, 2013 10:55 amComments Off
Ocean Sciences Club is BACK at the Alaska SeaLife Center!
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Alaska SeaLife Center 2013 Wildlife Rescue Run Results

August 3, 2013 5:07 pmComments Off
Alaska SeaLife Center 2013 Wildlife Rescue Run Results

This year’s race was a HUGE success thanks to some very generous supporters!  We had a record 81 runners and 53 walkers this year, each of them walking and running for the rehabilitation of marine wildlife like Pakak, one of the Pacific walrus rescued last summer. In addition to our many racers, we would also like to thank our WONDERFUL volunteers and our generous corporate sponsors: Shell ConocoPhillips ExxonMobil BP City of Seward (Parks & Rec and Teen & Youth Center) TelAlaska Railway Cantina J&R Fisheries Hotel Seward Michael Moriarty, DDS Alaska Serigraphics Eureka Pizza Company Safeway Results from today’s […]

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Invasive Species Education

April 25, 2012 10:19 amComments Off

The annual Cooperative Weed Management Area meeting will be held next Friday, May 4th, at the Rae building (Seward Marine center), from 10-4. There will be representatives from the Alaska Railroad and Department of Transportation to discuss vegetation management. A representative from the Sealife Center to share invasive species cost estimates in Alaska. The National Parks Service, Resurrection Bay Conservation Alliance, Kenai Soil and Water Conservation District, National Wildlife Refuge, Fish and Wildlife Service and Homer Soil and Water Conservation District representatives will give an overview of invasive plant control projects around the Peninsula. These discussions will be followed by […]

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Weekend Sale & Fun in Seward!!

August 26, 2010 1:16 pmComments Off

Forget the fair – we’ve got two events this weekend and next you don’t want to miss! Due to popular demand, the ASFA Phoenix Chapter Rummage / Quilt / Bake Sale is being held over to this Saturday!  Location:      Seward Elk’s Lodge                     419 Fifth Avenue Date:            Saturday, August 28 Time:            10:00 am – 5:00 pm We’ve got something for everyone – Handmade quilts & wall décor – made by Seward area quilters Hand tools, plumbing supplies, electrical supplies, vehicle parts, shelving, etc. Clothing & shoes for men, women, and children (all you can fit in a grocery bag for $5)!! […]

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Fluoridation Ineffective & harmful, studies show

March 18, 2009 4:23 am14 comments

Nobel Prize winner in Medicine, Dr. Arvid Carlsson, says, “Fluoridation is against all principles of modern pharmacology. It’s really obsolete.”

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