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  1. Watch while gray whales chow down in Resurrection Bay this springRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... of eager visitors around Southeast's Inside Passage, Prince William Sound, Resurrection Bay, and Kenai Fjords National Park. Camera-wielding tourists crowd boat decks with high hopes of capturing a breaching humpback or orca, a floating otter, or ...

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  2. Seward 6th Graders Celebrate National Park Week With SeaweedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Seward City News

    ... Brown Seaweed Costaria costata. This photo was taken in 2009. This year Christyna will return to Kenai Fjords National Park as a Youth Conservation Corps employee. What is red, green or brown, kind of slimy and often edible? Seaweed! This year's ...

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  3. These 6 Wilderness Retreats Will Have You Dreaming of the Great OutdoorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | TIME.com

    ... by a 12-mile boat ride from the town of Seward to reach Fox Island in Alaska's lesser-known Kenai Fjords National Park, but the journey is worth it. Each of the eight waterfront pinewood cabins and renovated main building at Kenai Fjords Wilderness ...

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  4. Seward information and attractionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 26 | Anchorage Daily News

    With some of the best saltwater fishing in the state, kayaking, world-class wildlife viewing, and a choice between seaside or mountaintop hiking, Seward cooks up the perfect recipe for an Alaska adventure. At the heart of most Seward adventures is Kenai Fjords National Park.

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  5. History program looks at Russian AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Seward City News

    For the Fourth Thursday history program at the Seward Community Library Museum on Thursday, April 23, Shannon Kovac, cultural resources specialist at Kenai Fjords National Park, will give an overview of the Russian presence in Resurrection Bay in the late 1700s and early 1800s. Sponsored by Resurrection Bay Historical Society, the one-hour program will begin at 7 p.m. in the Community Room.

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  6. Fantastic fjords of North AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | USA Today

    ... mid-autumn. A view of Pedersen Glacier, with Aialik Bay in the foreground, deep in the heart of Kenai Fjords National Park. North America is known for many things. Soaring, gaping fjords isn't one of them. For that, most travelers understandably ...

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  7. Fantastic fjords of North AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | USA Today

    ... mid-autumn. A view of Pedersen Glacier, with Aialik Bay in the foreground, deep in the heart of Kenai Fjords National Park. North America is known for many things. Soaring, gaping fjords isn't one of them. For that, most travelers understandably ...

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  8. Fantastic fjords of North AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | USA Today

    ... o mid-autumn. A view of Pedersen Glacier, with Aialik Bay in the foreground, deep in the heart of Kenai Fjords National Park.

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  9. Alaska Heritage Tours Named in NatGeo's 'Top 50 Tours of a Lifetime'Read the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | Travel World News

    Alaska Heritage Tours' Best of Kenai Fjords National Park tour has been selected as one of National Geographic Traveler magazine's ninth annual "50 Tours of a Lifetime," and will be featured in the May 2015 issue and on the National Geographic website. The five-day package from Anchorage includes two-nights in each destination in Seward, allowing guests to enjoy the many activities available and included in the package.

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  10. Best of Kenai Fjords National Park tour selected as one of "50...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Seward City News

    Anchorage, AK: Alaska Heritage Tours' Best of Kenai Fjords National Park tour has been selected as one of National Geographic Traveler magazine's ninth annual "50 Tours of a Lifetime," and will be featured in the May 2015 issue and on the National Geographic website: http://ow.ly/LoNVF The five-day package from Anchorage includes two-nights in each destination in Seward, allowing guests to enjoy the many activities available and included in the package. Valid from June 5th - August 22, 2015 this season's prices start at $ 1933 per person based on double occupancy.

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  11. Glacier ice turning up the noise in AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | The Citizens' Voice

    A solitary kayaker floats amid the blue-tinged icebergs below Pedersen Glacier in the Kenai Fjords National Park, Alaska. A solitary kayaker floats amid the blue-tinged icebergs below Pedersen Glacier in the Kenai Fjords National Park, Alaska.

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  12. Two SHS Students Headed to Juneau for Week of Civic EngagementRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Seward City News

    ... the Co-Chair of Seward AYEA and organizing his community before the last election. He worked at Kenai Fjords National Park in the summer, helping visitors learn about Alaska, glaciers, and how to help protect them. Griffin serves as a board member ...

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  13. Resurrection Bay Baptist Church moves into Legends buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Seward City News

    The Resurrection Bay Baptist Church has purchased the former Legends Restaurant and moved into the two story, 7,000 square foot property at 412 Washington Street in the heart of downtown Seward. Until recently the building was occupied by the Kenai Fjords National Park, but was put on auction by the U.S. General Services Administration in July with the park's downsizing of properties, and move into the renovated Old Solly's building.

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  14. Seward welcomes teams to the Alaska Tsunami Ocean Sciences Bowl this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Seward City News

    ... a SHS teacher and returning coach, and assistant coach Benjamin Pister, who works with the Kenai Fjords National Park, is also returning for another year. For the Alaska Region's research papers and presentations, students were asked to consider a ...

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  15. Take a President Trip with Austin AdventuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... Operations Director who is celebrating his 40th anniversary of guiding this year. Experience Kenai Fjords National Park via hiking, biking, kayaking and cruising. Dan designed this itinerary, his first ever, more than 20 years ago, and as a former ...

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  16. Kenai Fjords National Park YCC Program Announces Openings for 2015 Summer SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Seward City News

    If you are 15-18 years old, like the outdoors, and are looking for a fun summer job, this opportunity is for you! This summer Kenai Fjords National Park is offering several positions to local youth interested in working for the Federal Youth Conservation Corps . Students will have a chance to engage visitors, learn what it takes to maintain the park, or work with scientists to better understand how park resources are managed.

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  17. Kenai Fjords National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | CNN

    The peaceful landscape of Seward, Alaska, captivated rahmad , who traveled to the area on August 2014. Touring Kenai Fjords National Park was an absolute highlight, she explained.

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  18. Winter Hasn't Been Cold At Kenai Fjords National Park And Preserve In AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | National Parks Traveler

    Things are warming up in Alaska, and that's not a good thing. At Kenai Fjords National Park, the average monthly temperature in December was nearly 6 degrees Fahrenheit above normal, the same departure noticed in November.

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  19. Austin Adventures Launches President's Trips Series - Opportunity to Travel with Industry IconsRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2015 | PR Log

    ... the Austins will be hosting is a 6-day/5-night adult trip that allows guests to experience Kenai Fjords National Park via hiking, biking, kayaking and cruising. Dan designed this itinerary, his first ever, more than 20 years ago, and as a former ...

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  20. Kenai Fjords National Park Weather Summary - December 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Seward City News

    December was another warmer-than-normal month in Kenai Fjords National Park and surrounding areas. As recorded at the Seward airport, the monthly average was 5.8 degrees F above normal, the same temperature departure that was recorded in November.

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