The divers love it and the marine life seems to be enjoying it too. Since the October sinking of the 48-foot motorsailor Rikki Tikki off Auke Village Recreation Area, Alaska's first artificial reef has taken on a life of its own. "The Rikki Tikki has been providing some nice habitat for lots of new critters," said Channel Dive Shop co-owner John Lachelt, who helped spearhead the project. "It's providing a really neat habitat for marine life but it's also providing divers with something to see."
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