Web Sites and Link
Alaska Conservation FoundationCommunity foundation for the environment that receives and awards grants to protect the integrity of Alaska's ecosystems and promote sustainable livelihoods for Alaska communities and people.
Alaska Forum for Environmental ResponsibilityOrganization dedicated to holding industry and government accountable for environmental compliance. Issues include the Trans-Alaska Pipeline and advice for prospective whistleblowers.
Alaska Natural Heritage ProgramDocuments the distribution and abundance of ecologically significant plant and animal species, ecological communities, and natural features.
Alaska Quiet Rights CoalitionConcerned with protecting the rights of Alaskans to quiet places on public and private property. Includes organization information, newsletters, and fact sheets addressing concerns such as snowmachines, jet skis, and tourism.
Alaska Regional Response TeamARRT provides federal, state, and local governmental agencies with means to participate in response to pollution incidents.
Alaska Volcano ObservatoryOrganization using federal, state, and university resources to monitor and study Alaska's hazardous volcanoes, to predict and record eruptive activity, and to implement public safety measures.
Alaska Wildlife AllianceOur mission is the protection of Alaska's natural wildlife for its intrinsic value as well as for the benefit of present and future generations.
Alaska Wildlife Notebook SeriesDetailed species accounts of the big game, marine mammals, small game, birds, fur-bearers, fish, shellfish, and herps of Alaska.
Alaska's Wildlife and SealifeInformation on finding and viewing the wildlife of the Kenai Peninsula.
Arctic National Wildlife RefugeDefenders of Wildlife article on this 19.6 million acre sanctuary in northeastern Alaska.
Arctic National Wildlife Refuge Photo GalleryA collection of landscape and wildlife photographs from the surrounding areas.
Aurora Color Television ProjectDownloadable video clips of the aurora made with a highly sensitive camera at the Geophysical Institute. Tapes for sale.
AuroraWebCam.comLive aurora webcast from Mt. Aurora, Fairbanks, by Troy Birdsall. Aurora photo and video galleries. Aurora-related forum and diary.
Center For Alaskan Coastal StudiesNonprofit environmental education organization in Homer, Alaska. Conducts education and research programs on marine and coastal ecosystems of Kachemak Bay. Site has information about the area, field tours, and related topics.
Denny's AlaskaFacts about the state. Topics include geography, hunting, and fishing. Links to other websites covering topics such as weather and the aurora borealis.
Geophysical Institute: Aurora ForecastPredictions based on solar disturbances.
Subsistence Management InformationOffers information on federal subsistence fisheries management, and how the public can participate in the process.
Tangle Lakes, Alaska Environmental AlertAn alert to the public of future mining development in Alaska's Tangle Lakes. This area is valuable to recreational hikers, canoers, bird watchers, fishermen and hunters.
The Alaska Center for the EnvironmentNon profit advocacy organization dedicated to preserving Alaska's environment. Organization information and current activities/events.
The Aurora ExplainedAurora facts, what makes them happen, and the research that figured it all out.
Tongass Conservation SocietyDedicated to preserving the biodiversity of the many island forests of the Tongass through protection of habitat from the pressures of industrial exploitation. Information on the area and current threats from timber cutting, tourism, and toxics.
Weather Research CenterMap showing current weather station reports.