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  • 2016
  • The Ecological Atlas of Southeast Alaska , published by Audubon Alaska in 2016, offers an overview of the region's landscape, birds, wildlife, human uses, climate change, and more, synthesizing data from agencies and a variety of other sources. (wikipedia.org)
  • Borough
  • Southeast Alaska has a land area of 35,138 square miles (91,010 km 2 ) [ citation needed ] comprising seven entire boroughs and two census areas , in addition to the portion of the Yakutat Borough lying east of 141° West longitude. (wikipedia.org)
  • terminus
  • Southeast Alaska is the northern terminus of the Inside Passage , a protected waterway of convoluted passages between islands and fjords, beginning in Puget Sound in Washington state. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1984
  • Miss Alaska 1984, Maryline Blackburn, pursued a career in music and has received critical acclaim as a recording artist . (wikipedia.org)
  • 1976
  • [ citation needed ] Miss Alaska 1976, Kathy (Tebow) Sharp, worked as a National Weather Association certified television weather broadcaster in the early 1980s, and was on the same news team as co-anchor, Cindy Suryan. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2000
  • [ citation needed ] She marked what would become a resurgence of pageant winners entering the performing arts throughout the 2000s, most notably professional violinist Audrey Solomon, Miss Alaska 2000, as well as Miss Alaska 2001 and 2003, who performed on Broadway . (wikipedia.org)
  • America
  • The Miss Alaska competition is a scholarship pageant that selects the representative for the state of Alaska in the Miss America pageant. (wikipedia.org)
  • Unlike most state-level pageants in the Miss America system, Alaska allows any eligible woman to enter the Miss Alaska pageant without first having to win a local qualifying pageant. (wikipedia.org)
  • southeastern
  • Southeast Alaska , sometimes referred to as the Alaska Panhandle , is the southeastern portion of the U.S. state of Alaska , bordered to the east by the northern half of the Canadian province of British Columbia . (wikipedia.org)
  • Fishing
  • Major industries in Southeast Alaska include commercial fishing and tourism (primarily the cruise ship industry). (wikipedia.org)
  • Passage
  • Major bodies of water of Southeast Alaska include Glacier Bay , Lynn Canal , Icy Strait , Chatham Strait , Stephens Passage , Frederick Sound , Sumner Strait , and Clarence Strait . (wikipedia.org)