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Rainfall nearly sets records in Interior

...prompted flood warnings, watches or advisories for nearly every stream and river in the Interior.The flood gates at Moose Creek Dam were lowered Wednesday afternoon, restricting water to prevent flooding below the dam on the Chena River. That's...
Flood warning issued for upper Chena River

...Creek shooting range in the Chena River State Recreation Area east of Fairbanks.The newspaper reports there could be a foot of water over Chena Hot Springs Road at Mile 36.9.The river is expected to crest Wednesday at Moose Creek Dam.
Wettest summer on record in Fairbanks

...Fairbanks were flooded by the saturated soil, and rising river levels spurred the Army Corps of Engineers to activate the Moose Creek Dam for the first time in six years.The dam redirects part of the Chena River into the Chena Flood Control Project...
Flooding threat tips to southeast Alaska

...saturating the ground and causing flooding on the Chena, Salcha and Goodpaster rivers.Engineers lowered the flood gates at Moose Creek Dam to restrict flow into the lower Chena River. Engineers were holding more water back than usual because of the high...
Fort Wainwright plans weapons training

...Wainwright will be conducting weapons training at the Moose Creek Range Complex in the Yukon Training Area adjacent The Army says residents of Eielson, Salcha, Moose Creek and North Pole may hear the firing of the 105mm weapons...
Regional News
Alaska tribe takes coal mine concerns to UN

...used to intervene in development projects. The tribe contends the proposed mine site is where its members have traditionally hunted and fished. The tribe also says it could pollute Moose Creek, which has been restored for salmon spawning.
Regional News
4 new shelter cabins on Iditarod Trail

...coast between Unalakleet and Shaktoolik, an area regularly battered by fierce winds whipping across the sea ice. ? Moose Creek, near the end of the 90-mile remote slog between the ghost towns of Ophir and Iditarod. ? Tolstoi, in the same...
Regional News
Prescribed burns reduce fire danger

...north side of Old Murphy Dome Road is also planned for 200 acres, with about 115 acres of the project completed. The Moose Creek prescribed burn was wrapped up on Friday with more than 21 acres burned in that operation. In the Donnelly Training...
Community of Chickaloon and tribal leaders take coal complaints global the group has done to restore fish populations at Moose Creek that was destroyed "by World War I coal mining" "Our...permitted for years and is aimed largely at protecting Moose Creek. Carter said the idea that Usibelli intends to harm...
Alaska Digest

...said Alaska Railroad Corp. president Pat Gamble. The railroad will first focus on extending the rail, first to Moose Creek then to Fort Greely, Gamble said Tuesday at a meeting with the Greater Fairbanks Area Chamber of Commerce. The line...


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