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Coho subsistence shut down on 3 rivers

...in Wrangell use the Stikine "very actively. And the Alsek River is used by the Yakutat people." If the Situk River...moraine, "the Yakutat people will be relying on the Alsek River to a greater degree," Loescher said. Duffy of Fish...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/072602/sta_coho.shtml
News
Wind-felled tree injures man

...the storm, with 6.5 inches of rain in two days, said National Weather Service forecaster Michael Mitchell. The Alsek River 25 miles south of Yakutat swelled to the highest level seen since the Weather Service started tracking it in 1990...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081302/loc_storm.shtml
News
Ready to burst?

...Juneau hydrologist. Neal, who works for the U.S. Geological Survey, recently returned from a field trip to the Alsek River and noticed an anomalous jump in water levels at a river gauge. After making a series of phone calls, Neal said he...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082105/out_20050821016.shtml
Outdoors
Southeast sagas: Chief Aanyalahaash

...and neighboring territory: the Skeena and Nass in British Columbia; the Taku; the Unuk River; the Stikine; the Alsek River to Dry Bay on the Gulf Coast; and the Copper River to the Gulf Coast Eyak. The Takus exchanged trade goods such as...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082903/nei_sesagas.shtml
Neighbors
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...be at 7 p.m. Monday at the Back Room at the Silverbow. This one-hour documentary follows the Tatshenshini and Alsek rivers north of Glacier Bay and the Kongakut River, which flows through the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. The show will...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051701/Ent_Briefs.shtml
Beetles, wildfire pose double threat

...far as the eye can see, it's all infested," forester Rob Legare said, looking out over the thick woods of the Alsek River valley. Beetles and fire, twin plagues, are consuming northern forests in what scientists say is a preview of the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082409/sta_485454257.shtml
Glacier Bay adventure

...photographer shot hundreds of rolls of film to get the 148 photographs that appear in the book. Kelley rafted down the Alsek River, flew over Lituya Bay, kayaked up the east and west arms of the bay, and backpacked and hiked through miles of the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/030500/Ins_kelly.html
Inside
Inside out

...article in The (London) Sunday Times. A travel piece on the world's best white-water rafting trips ranks Alaska's Alsek River as No. 1, which can't hurt rafting companies. But try to find the start point on the map. The writer refers to...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/111900/Ins_IO.html
Inside
Jökulhlaup!

...blip on his data sheet.In other parts of Southeast, Mattice said they happen quite regularly. The Tulsequah and Alsek rivers, for instance, see this type of flooding annually.Glacial outburst floods are more frequent in areas where glacial...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2012-02-10/j%C3%B6kulhlaup
Outdoors
Briefly

...be at 7 p.m. Monday at the Back Room at the Silverbow. This one-hour documentary follows the Tatshenshini and Alsek rivers north of Glacier Bay and the Kongakut River, which flows through the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. The show will...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051701/Ent_Briefs.html
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