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Mount Spurr stirs from its 12-year slumber

ANCHORAGE - Mount Spurr is showing some life these days, 12...surface. Eleven sensors at locations on Mount Spurr pick up the smallest earth shudders...because of cloud cover, Power said. Mount Spurr is one of more than 40 active Alaska...

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Alaska volcano stirs after 12 years

ANCHORAGE - The last time Mount Spurr erupted, it covered Anchorage...day have been rumbling beneath Mount Spurr for the past month. Last week...diameter and 82 feet deep, in Mount Spurr's ice cap that may have been...

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Scientists watching Spurr, Veniaminof volcanoes

...says could send dangerous ash into the air at any time. Mount Spurr, 80 miles west of Anchorage across Cook Inlet, shook...contained a pond of icy meltwater. It has since grown. Mount Spurr erupted three times in 1992, spewing noxious ash over...

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This Day in History

...1921, the newspaper The Douglas Island News moved to Juneau and changed its name to Stroller's Weekly. In 1953, Mount Spurr erupted, covering Anchorage, 70 miles to the east, with ash and halting air traffic. In 1958, an earthquake measuring...

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This Day in History

...In 1921, the newspaper Douglas Island News moved to Juneau and changed its name to Stroller's Weekly. In 1953, Mount Spurr erupted, covering Anchorage with ash and halting air traffic. In 1958, an earthquake measuring 8.0 hit Southeast...

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Observatory adds camera for volcano

...went on line Thursday from Homer about 75 miles to the east. New Web monitoring of Augustine joins cameras pointed at Mount Spurr, 80 miles west of Anchorage, and Veniaminof Volcano, on the Alaska Peninsula near Perryville. Spurr and Veniaminof...

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Alaska Digest

...Gottschall piloted Firebird I on a tour of Southcentral Alaska, flying over the Skwentna River basin, Hayes Glacier, Mount Spurr and other points. He was finishing what Lt. Sammie Hunter, a passenger Friday, started in June of 1964. Over the...

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Mat-Su winds create megawatts of power

...several unique sources of renewable power. The volcanic Mount Spurr has the potential to produce megawatts of renewable geothermal...according to the Alaska Energy Authority. Adjacent to Mount Spurr is Lake Chakachamna, a potential 300-400 megawatt...

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Alaska editorial: State shouldn't complicate gas supply issue

...shipping gas to Valdez, for export to Asia? What about hydro power from Lake Chakachamna? Or geothermal power from Mount Spurr? Given the realm of possibilities, the state has to be careful not to make the quest for Southcentral energy solutions...

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Can peninsula deal with volcano blowup?

...Cook Inlet region has seen volcanic activity since 1912, including eruptions in recent decades at Mount Augustine, Mount Spurr and Mount Redoubt. But they paled in comparison to the three-day Novarupta event, the largest volcanic eruption...

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