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  1. SeaWorld: Beluga rescued off Alaska thrives at theme parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 30 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    SeaWorld officials say an endangered beluga whale rescued off Alaska's coast is thriving in his new theme park home. SeaWorld officials say Tyonek has grown to nearly 400 pounds and measures nearly 7 feet long.

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  2. SeaWorld: Beluga rescued off Alaska thrives at theme parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 30 | Powhatan Today

    SeaWorld officials say an endangered beluga whale rescued off Alaska's coast is thriving in his new theme park home. SeaWorld officials say Tyonek has grown to nearly 400 pounds and measures nearly 7 feet long.

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  3. Cook Inlet Beluga Thrives at SeaWorld San AntonioRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 29 | KIMO

    Back in September of last year, a one-month old beluga whale was found stranded on a mudflat in the Cook Inlet, but now he is thriving under the care of SeaWorld San Antonio. In January, SeaWorld San Antonio was chosen as Tyonek's new home after NOAA Fisheries determined that he was "non-releasable" since he lacked the skills needed to survive in the wild.

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  4. Drilling progressesRead the original story

    Friday Sep 28 | Petroleum News

    ... in the Sterling,' Pinsonnault said. The field holds gas both in the Sterling formation and in the shallower Beluga formation. With multiple well perforations in the Sterling, Furie is conducting tests in the well that will enable an understanding of ...

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  5. Kenai Peninsula College Around Campus for the week of Sept. 24, 2018Read the original story

    Tuesday Sep 25 | Peninsula Clarion

    According to Debbie Boege-Tobin, KBC Professor of biology and coordinator of the unique Semester by the Bay program, students currently in the program participated in the recent Cook Inlet Beluga Whale Count event. Boege-Tobin has worked continually to partner with various state, federal and non-profit agencies to establish internships and other "real life" experiences for the Semester by the Bay students.

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  6. Last year's Anchorage-area beluga whale count inspired a small army...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2018 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Kaiulani Rees and her husband, Don, stood at a Seward Highway pullout near Girdwood. They watched, entranced, as beluga whales fed on silver salmon alongside a harbor seal. The occasion was the first-ever Beluga Count, an Anchorage-based event aimed ...

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  7. DNR commissioner reverses water reservation decision on ChuitnaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2018 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... Citizens Coalition - an activist group including Alaska Native residents of the neighboring villages of Tyonek and Beluga - filed an application for the instream flow reservation on Middle Creek , a tributary of the Chuitna River, in 2009. The ...

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  8. Aerial view of the proposed Chuitna Coal Project near Beluga on the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2018 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... heading to Cook Inlet. The coal project had been proposed for the west side of Cook Inlet near the small community of Beluga and the Native village of Tyonek. The citizens group applied for the water rights about a decade ago, Heilman said. It soon ...

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  9. Feds approve Donlin mine plan in unique joint decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2018 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    ... support infrastructure for the mine would also be built, including a 312-mile, 14-inch natural gas pipeline from near Beluga on the west side of Cook Inlet to the mine site to provide a fuel supply for the 227-megawatt power plant at the mine site. ...

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  10. Winds, rain from former typhoon cause power outages, flooding concern in SouthcentralRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2018 | Anchorage Daily News

    Tourists stopped and experienced the strong winds at Beluga Point along the Turnagain Arm while taking a bus to Seward on Sunday, August 12, 2018. Tourists stopped and experienced the strong winds at Beluga Point along the Turnagain Arm while taking a bus to Seward on Sunday, August 12, 2018.

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  11. Cross inlet approvalRead the original story

    Jul 27, 2018 | Petroleum News

    The Regulatory Commission of Alaska has approved applications by Cook Inlet Pipe Line Co. and Kenai Beluga Pipeline LLC for pipeline changes in Cook Inlet which will allow for movement of crude oil from the west side to the east side by pipeline, eliminating the need for tanker transport from the Drift River Terminal to the Andeavor refinery at Nikiski.

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  12. Jack-up on siteRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2018 | Petroleum News

    ... agreement with Enstar Natural Gas Co. As a development well, the KLU No. 4 well will target gas in the Sterling and Beluga formations. However, Furie also hopes to extend the drilling down into the Tyonek formation, as an exploration venture, ...

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  13. Kivalina enjoys rare beluga whale harvestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2018 | Anchorage Daily News

    Kivalina residents are in high spirits this summer after a successful beluga harvest. At three animals caught so far, it's not a large harvest by traditional standards, but recently, there have been years with no harvest at all.

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  14. Commission receives 2 commingle requestsRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2018 | Petroleum News

    BP applies to commingle Put River, Prudhoe oil pool production; Hilcorp applies for single-well Beluga, Tyonek gas pool commingling The Alaska Oil and Gas Conservation Commission has received two applications for commingling of production in wellbores, one from BP Exploration and one from Hilcorp Alaska. SUBHED: Prudhoe, Put River oil pools BP is the Prudhoe Bay field operator.

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  15. Hearing tests on wild whalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2018 | EurekAlert!

    IMAGE: Beluga whales have small external ear openings, located a few inches behind each eye. All work conducted under NMFS permit no.

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  16. Research: Diet shift for belugas in inletRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2018 | Petroleum News

    Beluga whales in Alaska's Cook Inlet may have changed their diet over five decades from saltwater prey to fish and crustaceans influenced by freshwater, according to a study by University of Alaska Fairbanks researchers.

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  17. Company seeks to dismantle Alaska oil terminal next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... expecting to complete the $73 million project later this year to reconfigure an existing underwater pipeline between Beluga and Ninilchik to carry oil instead of natural gas. The pipeline system connects fields on the west side of Cook Inlet to the ...

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  18. Drift River dismantling may start in early 2019Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2018 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... Hilcorp plans to finish an approximately $73 million project to reconfigure an existing underwater pipeline between Beluga and Ninilchik to carry oil instead of natural gas, and move the displaced gas instead through a pipeline that presently ...

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  19. Beluga food sources shifted from marine to freshwater over past 50 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2018 | Peninsula Clarion

    Over the past fifty years Cook Inlet's endangered beluga whales have changed their feeding habits, eating less prey that originates in marine waters and more prey influenced by fresh water, according to a new study of chemical traces in beluga bones and teeth. The study, lead by Alaska Department of Fish and Game biologist Mark Nelson, measured isotope ratios in beluga skulls and teeth dating to the 1950s to "provide evidence of a long-term shift to more freshwater-influenced feeding habitat and ecology," the study states.

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  20. Anchorage novelist tells a gothic tale set among dog mushers in Interior AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2018 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... of more to come. Nancy Lord is a Homer-based writer and former Alaska writer laureate. Her books include "Fishcamp," "Beluga Days," and "Early Warming." Her latest book is "pH: A Novel."

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