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Chinook Salmon Earn their Name

Known as spring, king, or Tyee (which means chief), Chinook salmon have started arriving in Whitehorse after leaving the Bering Sea earlier this summer. Swimming upstream in the Yukon River, these salmon ultimately travel 3200...

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Let the Floral Show Begin

Yesterday I was amputating their little arms; Into a bag they went. If I worked fast, I could fill the bag in the hour. Delicate soft green nubs at the end of each branch were quickly added up in my Ziploc baggie.This...

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Delicate, but Determined

How does a plant know when it’s time to break the surface, to move from its protected subterranean world and reach skyward?If it gets the timing wrong, it could freeze, or encounter snow too deep to break through. Timing is...

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