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DOT&PF trying to get Thane avalanche cameras installed for winter

...issues, we're working on just two right now."The pair of cameras the DOT&PF is seeking to install will cover Snowslide Creek."We looked at the area that's the most active slide area," said Patz. "And so we're positioning cameras on...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2012-10-29/dotpf-trying-get-thane-avalanche-camera
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...a whump when the shell hit Mount Roberts, and then a growing rumble as snow rolled several thousand feet down the Snowslide Creek avalanche path, a little south of the GCI earth station. The slide, which fanned out near the road and dumped itself...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032700/Loc_avalch.shtml
Alaska Digest

...intentionally create avalanches. The 105-mm Howitzer cannon shots fired between 10:15 and 11 a.m. Thursday created an Snowslide Creek avalanche that came to rest above Thane Road, said Greg Patz, DOT's chief of maintenance and operation for Southeast...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012105/sta_20050121040.shtml
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Photo: Mining stroll

Juneau resident John Carl walks up Snowslide Creek on Sunday after trying his luck at gold panning. "It's a lot cheaper than fly fishing," Carl said of his mining hobby. "I've never found lots of gold; I just like doing it. I like natural history and metals history."

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012510/loc_554317131.shtml
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Slides cut off Thane

...a whump when the shell hit Mount Roberts, and then a growing rumble as snow rolled several thousand feet down the Snowslide Creek avalanche path, a little south of the GCI earth station. The slide, which fanned out near the road and dumped itself...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032700/Loc_avalch.html
Local
Crew clears slide paths

...from a site above Sandy Beach. Firing began about 8:30 a.m. Monday and triggered a much bigger slide down the Snowslide Creek avalanche path 10 minutes later. About 50 feet deep, it covered about 300 feet of road a little south of the GCI...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032800/Loc_slides.html
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Snowshed needed for Snowslide Gulch

...to snow avalanches. These experts have classified names on the three paths of the Thane avalanche activity such as Snowslide Creek (commonly referred to for many years as Snowslide Gulch). This path is by far the greatest concern, showing extensive...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/010701/Ope_Turn.html
Opinion
Alaska Digest

...cornices or the slopes beneath them, such as the Snowslide Creek path on Thane Road. Juneau has entered a cycle of...On Saturday, a large cornice dropped on Thane's Snowslide Creek path, triggering an avalanche that traveled to within...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051906/sta_20060519015.shtml
News
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...to snow avalanches. These experts have classified names on the three paths of the Thane avalanche activity such as Snowslide Creek (commonly referred to for many years as Snowslide Gulch). This path is by far the greatest concern, showing extensive...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/010701/Ope_Turn.shtml
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...from a site above Sandy Beach. Firing began about 8:30 a.m. Monday and triggered a much bigger slide down the Snowslide Creek avalanche path 10 minutes later. About 50 feet deep, it covered about 300 feet of road a little south of the GCI...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032800/Loc_slides.shtml
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