Aleutian Islands

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Aleutian Islands,

chain of islands in the North Pacific Ocean.
Aleutian disease - plasma cell disorder of minks with characteristics similar to multiple myeloma.
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These two ecological factors may have had less influence on Evermann's Rock Ptarmigan because the Near Island group supports several species of avian predators and has extreme climatic conditions associated with an exposed location in the northern Pacific Ocean (Maron et al.
The Service's wildlife biologists use the Tiglax as a base from which to survey and examine live sea otters around the Near Islands and another island group in the central Aleutians.
The demonstrators also protested a recent collision of Taiwanese and Japanese ships in waters near islands in the East China Sea claimed by China, Japan and Taiwan.
Japan: Japan scrambled fighter jets Saturday to head off a Chinese state-owned plane that flew near islands at the centre of a dispute between Tokyo and Beijing, a Japanese Defense Ministry spokesman said.
10 intrusion by the sub for nearly two hours near islands in the southwestern end of its territory, prompting Tokyo to mobilize the Maritime Self-Defense Force.
On Friday, Tokyo demanded an apology from Beijing after it determined that an unidentified submarine spotted near islands in Okinawa Prefecture in southern Japan on Wednesday was Chinese.
The two countries also agreed to jointly implement a set of resource management programs in an area of territorially undetermined waters near islands disputed by the two countries in the East China Sea.