By Lynn Readicker-Henderson, Ed Readicker-Henderson
This guidebook bargains insurance of the background, tradition, geography and weather of Coastal Alaska and the interior Passage. The booklet beneficial properties locations to devour, attractions to determine, in addition to taking an in depth examine locations corresponding to Ketchikan, the Aleutians, Kodiak, Seldovia and Glacier Bay, Tenakee.
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And with those huge paws, the bears are astoundingly dexterous: watching a brown bear eat a salmon will reveal how easily the claws move, as delicate as a set of very, very sharp chopsticks. ” Imagine a world that full of marvels. Rising from hibernation, the bears spend the first week or two not quite awake. Their metabolism, shut down during the winter, is still pretty slow. They come out of their dens, dig up a few skunk cabbage tubers (which act as a laxative, helping to get things running again after the long sleep), and then go back to sleep for a while longer.
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Adventure Guide to the Inside Passage & Coastal Alaska, 3rd Edition (Hunter Travel Guides) by Lynn Readicker-Henderson, Ed Readicker-Henderson