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Marching to the Tide's Beat: Life in Coastal Alaska

In Alaska, the magnitude of the tides requires us to plan around the movements of the ocean.

Melissa and Joey Karrigan
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Why We Don't "Guarantee Bears": A Philosophy of Bear Viewing

What is a bear viewing guarantee and how does it play out on days when bears are hard to find?

Joey Karrigan
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An Interview with a Bear Guide: Part 1

We sit down to ask a few questions to our in-house bear guide, Lance Bassett.

Joey Karrigan
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UPDATE: EAS COVID-19 Mitigation Plan

Here you can find our policies for mitigating COVID-19 among our guests and staff.

Melissa Karrigan
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Preparing for Alaska's Weather

Alaska's weather is unpredictable, but you can prepare for it by wearing layers.

Chris Day & Joey Karrigan
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Along Came a Wolf...

This wolf, part of the Kaguyak pack, came trotting through the meadow directly towards us at a good clip, stopping occasionally...

Lance Bassett
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Glaciers in Southcentral Alaska

What is a glacier and how do they form?

Joey Karrigan
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An Interview with a Bear Guide: Part 2

Join us for part two of our interview with Emerald Air Service's bear guide, Lance Bassett!

Joey Karrigan
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Pebble Mine Threatens Katmai National Park

Our mission here at Emerald Air Service is to share the treasures of Katmai National Park, and we believe the Pebble Mine will harm Katmai's beautiful wildlife.

Joey Karrigan
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