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Landslide leads to Dyea flood

...said a lateral moraine, or material on the side of West Creek Glacier, appears to be the source of the landslide that...said the material moved into a lake at the bottom of West Creek Glacier. "The sudden surge of the lake volume moved the...

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Dyea Road re-opens after flooding subsides

...flew over the area Tuesday morning, said the flooding was caused by a 700-foot-high gravel moraine near the West Creek Glacier that became unstable and slid into a lake below. The material caused the lake to overflow into West Creek and flood...

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Dyea gauges flood damage

...were evacuated from Dyea to Skagway, about 10 miles away, on Tuesday. The area flooded after a landslide near the West Creek Glacier dropped debris into a lake below, which sent a rush of water toward town. The Dyea Road re-opened Tuesday afternoon...

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Dyea cleanup continues

...after a 700-foot-high moraine on the side of the West Creek Glacier gave way and fell into a lake below. The material...cubic yards of material slid from the side of the West Creek Glacier during the event. A huge crater now is visible in...

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