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  1. Well-Known Humpback Whale Killed In Boat CollisionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Switched

    ... at least three other calves, officials said. The whale was regularly seen in both Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve and Icy Strait. The last documented sighting was two years ago. Whales are distinguished by their distinctively pigmented tails. ...

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  2. Well-known Alaska humpback whale killed in boat collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... at least three other calves, officials said. The whale was regularly seen in both Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve and Icy Strait. The last documented sighting was two years ago. Whales are distinguished by their distinctively pigmented tails. ...

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  3. No world record, but 482-pound halibut caught in Southeast Alaska is a jaw-dropperRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... of about 450 people that bills itself as the gateway to the 3.3-million-acre Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve to the north. Icy Strait, just off the mouth of the bay, and Cross Sound, which is west of the entrance to the Gulf of Alaska, have ...

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  4. Cruise ship speed limit set to protect whales in AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2014 | USA Today

    Cruise ship speed limit set to protect whales in Alaska Humpback whales have returned to Alaska's Glacier Bay.

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  5. Whale Waters Update for Glacier Bay Effective June 10, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | Glacier Bay National Park And Preserve

    News Release Date: June 9, 2014 Contact: Gus Martinez, Acting Chief Ranger , 907-697-2230 Contact: Chris Gabriele, Whale Biologist , 907-697-2664 Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve Acting Superintendent Tom VandenBerg announced today that a vessel speed limit of 13 knots through the water for all vessels is being implemented in lower Glacier ... (more)

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  6. Whale Waters Update for Glacier Bay Effective June 5, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | Glacier Bay National Park And Preserve

    News Release Date: June 4, 2014 Contact: Gus Martinez, Acting Chief Ranger , 907-697-2230 Contact: Chris Gabriele, Whale Biologist , 907-697-2664 Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve Acting Superintendent Chris Pergiel announced today that the 13-knot vessel speed limit in lower Glacier Bay will be raised to 20 knots through the water due to a ... (more)

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  7. Whale Waters Update for Glacier Bay Effective May 7, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | Glacier Bay National Park And Preserve

    News Release Date: May 6, 2014 Contact: Albert Faria, Chief Ranger , 907-697-2230 Contact: Chris Gabriele, Whale Biologist , 907-697-2664 Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve Acting Superintendent Lisa Etherington announced today that a vessel speed limit of 13 knots through the water will be implemented in lower Glacier Bay and in Park waters at ... (more)

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  8. Whale Waters Update For Glacier Bay Effective May 14, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2014 | Glacier Bay National Park And Preserve

    Acting Superintendent Chris Pergiel announced today that a vessel speed limit of 13 knots through the water for all vessels is being implemented in lower Glacier Bay to protect numerous humpback whales that have been sighted in this area.

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  9. Whale Waters Update For Glacier Bay Effective May 14, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2014 | Glacier Bay National Park And Preserve

    Acting Superintendent Chris Pergiel announced today that a vessel speed limit of 13 knots through the water for all vessels is being implemented in lower Glacier Bay to protect numerous humpback whales that have been sighted in this area.

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  10. Wilderness Character Narrative Offers Added Insights Into Glacier Bay National Park And PreserveRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2014 | National Parks Traveler

    ... but many of them can be described as "islands of wildness surrounded by development." Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve is an exception, "a wild place within the context of equally wild and sometimes wilder surroundings," and the park has ...

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  11. Whale Waters Update for Glacier Bay Effective May 7, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2014 | Glacier Bay National Park And Preserve

    News Release Date: May 6, 2014 Contact: Albert Faria, Chief Ranger , 907-697-2230 Contact: Chris Gabriele, Whale Biologist , 907-697-2664 Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve Acting Superintendent Lisa Etherington announced today that a vessel speed limit of 13 knots through the water will be implemented in lower Glacier Bay and in Park waters at ... (more)

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  12. Whale Waters Update for Glacier Bay EffectiveRead the original story

    May 6, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve Acting Superintendent Lisa Etherington announced today that a vessel speed limit of 13 knots through the water will be implemented in lower Glacier Bay and in Park waters at the mouth of Glacier Bay to protect numerous humpback whales that have been sighted in this area.

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  13. New Superintendent Selected For Glacier BayRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    Philip Hooge, assistant superintendent at Denali National Park and Preserve, has been selected as the new Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve superintendent.

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  14. Wilderness Character Narrative ReleasedRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve Superintendent Susan L.Boudreau announced today the release of its Wilderness Character Narrative.

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  15. Before and after images of enormous landslide in AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2014 | Earth & Sky

    ... detected the February 2014 landslide - which occurred at a remote location nearby Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve - via seismic sensors. While seismic sensors are typically used to detect ground-shaking earthquakes, the sensors are also ...

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  16. Change to Glacier Bay Compendium: Vessel 'Length of Stay' RegulationsRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    Date: March 14, 2014 Contact: Susan L. Boudreau, Superintendent , 907-697-2230 Contact: Albert Faria, Chief Ranger, 907-697-2230 GLACIER BAY NATIONAL PARK AND PRESERVE, AK: Superintendent Susan L. Boudreau announces a change in the 2014 Compendium for Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve, regarding private boater permit "Length of Stay" ... (more)

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  17. Visitor Information Station Hours of Operation Summer 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2014 | Glacier Bay National Park And Preserve

    To provide enhanced services for Bartlett Cove visitors and local businesses, the 2014 hours of operation of Glacier Bay's Visitor Information Station will be as follows: The Visitor Information Station is located at the head of the public use dock in Bartlett Cove and offers Glacier Bay information, trip planning assistance, along with regularly ... (more)

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  18. Rare Killer Whale Skeleton From Glacier Bay National Park And Preserve Goes On Public DisplayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2014 | National Parks Traveler

    In the summer of 2005 a killer whale calf was found dead in Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve , and the discovery led to an unusual opportunity.

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  19. Some of Earth's Biggest Landslides Are Surprisingly Hard to FindRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2014 | Wired

    ... history .) The seismic data put the Alaskan whopper somewhere in the vicinity of Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve. That's where geographer Dave Petley of Durham University in the U.K. and The Landslide Blog , which he runs, came in. "I post ...

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  20. Largest Known Landslide On Earth Since 2010 Occurs At Glacier Bay National Park And PreserveRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2014 | National Parks Traveler

    ... by the slide. For a larger view of the images, click here. Photos courtesy of NASA. Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve protects 3,283,000 acres of spectacular Alaskan scenery (an area roughly the size of the state of Connecticut), so even some ...

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