Tag: Japanese Tsunami Flotsam Appearing In Kodiak Waters

Beachcombing and ocean currents

KSKA: Thursday, March 01, at 2 & 8 p.m. We're excited that we got to sit down with the guests on this week’s Outdoor Explorer to learn about the strange, circular ocean currents swirling around the North Pacific. These currents sometimes carry Asian debris to Alaska shores and, as we’ll hear, bring pieces of Alaska shipwrecks to Hawaii. We have a serious beachcomber and an oceanographer who used this information to change our view of how the ocean’s work. LISTEN HERE

Alaska News Nightly: December 26, 2011

State Gives $1.5 Million To Support Suicide, Substance Abuse Prevention In Southwest Alaska, Mushers Add Another Alaska Race To Schedule, Federal Definition Of Homelessness Finalized, Budget Would Put New Trooper Helicopter In Fairbanks, Japanese Tsunami Flotsam Appearing In Kodiak Waters, Panel Discusses NPFMC Process, Year In Review: Washington DC, Nome and Sitka