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Receiver tracks chum and coho in the Susitna River

SUSITNA RIVER, Alaska - A new study by the Alaska...spawning patterns and distribution in the Susitna River drainage. Using a fish wheel 20 miles upstream from the mouth of the Susitna River, Fish and Game personnel tagged silvers...
Alaska Science Forum: Spillways of an ancient Alaska lake

...Childs glaciers receded.There are other spillways that helped empty Lake Atna. One is to its northwest near the Susitna River. Another is into the Matanuska River through Tahneta Pass, now the route of the Glenn Highway from Glennallen to...
Susitna-Watana studies resume after spending freeze is lifted

...proposed 705-foot dam in the upper reaches of the Susitna River has been pegged at $5.6 billion in 2014 dollars by...president of the lead Susitna-Watana opposition group the Susitna River Coalition, in a July 16 release called resuming the...
Little Susitna River closed to silver fishing

ANCHORAGE - Silver salmon fishing is being shut down on the Little Susitna River because of another year of weak returns.The silver salmon fishery on the 110-mile river in Southcentral Alaska historically...
DamNation Documentary screening in Juneau

The Susitna River Coalition is bringing Stoecker Ecological...Alaska resurrected plans to dam the Susitna River with the Susitna-Watana hydroelectric...United States in more than 40 years. The Susitna River is a major producer of five species...
Energy bill moves ahead, Susitna dam project advances

...the bill. That legislation begins work on the Susitna Hydroelectric Project, which intends to build at dam at the Susitna River's Watana site. Construction of the dam will be a "legacy project," said Rep. David Guttenberg, D-Fairbanks...
Legislators make progress on energy projects

...Senate Floor, and into the House committee process. The key part of the bill is funding for a big power project on the Susitna River, which could provide decades of dependable and affordable electric power for Alaska's Railbelt. "Alaskans are...
Downed aircraft found near river

...downed airplane was found near the mouth of the Big Susitna River. Alaska State Troopers said an emergency signal was...downed aircraft near Flat Horn Lake near the mouth of the Susitna River. The plane was flipped over in approximately 2 to 3...
Legislative salmon report still incomplete sport anglers that commercial fisherman were intercepting too many salmon and too few fish were making it to the Susitna River drainage and other popular fishing streams in the Matanuska-Susitna Borough. Lawmakers passed a resolution that...
State land auction is biggest in 20 years

...sold for $81,259 to Gwendolyn Gervelis. The least-expensive parcel was a 4.98-acre piece of land west of the Susitna River and accessible only by floatplane. It was sold for $3,710 to Peter Paul Pagni.Parcels unsold during the auction...


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