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COASST volunteers identify a beached bird in Washington. (COASST photo)
Barbara Blackie is a visiting biologist from Port Angeles, Washington, who will be leading a training session 10 AM – 4 PM Saturday, September, 15, at the Sitka Sound Science Center, for residents wishing to join the Coastal Observation and Seabird Survey Team (COASST). Attendees are not obligated to participate in the program; those who do, however, will be helping biologists gather baseline data on seabird mortality.
For more information, visit COASST online.
During budget testimony before the Senate Finance Committee, residents urged legislators to roll back proposed cuts to K-12 education, the Alaska Marine Highway System, domestic violence prevention, and public broadcasting. more
Mark your calendars! You are invited to stop by Raven Radio for a FREE root beer float after this year's 4th of July parade! In the meantime, help us reach our spring drive goal
, and help identify the musicians in this 1984 photo of Three Legged Dog playing on the 4th in 1984. Bonus points for the origin of the band name~ more