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Alaska research natural areas

Glenn Patrick Juday

Alaska research natural areas

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station in Portland, Or. (333 S.W. First Ave., Portland 97208) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Research natural areas -- Alaska,
  • Landslides -- Alaska,
  • White Mountains National Recreation Area (Alaska)

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesSerpentine Slide
    StatementGlenn Patrick Juday
    SeriesGeneral technical report PNW-GTR -- 271, General technical report PNW -- 271
    ContributionsPacific Northwest Research Station (Portland, Or.)
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination66 p.
    Number of Pages66
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13615354M
    OCLC/WorldCa27900486

    This region has a tremendous amount of variety in precipitation. Flagstad, F. Source: U. Farming, however, is trickier in this cold climate.

    Vegetation mapping and inventory. Grunblatt, and B. Submissions may include fiction, literary nonfiction, and poetry- with an emphasis on works that make the northern experience available to the world. Controlled Use Areas The Alaska Board of Game has designated several Controlled Use Areas around the state that restrict certain methods or means for the harvest of some game species. Carlson, M. Author information: A current vita for the author s or editor s summarizing professional experience, past publications, and relevant research.

    The Aleutian Islands chain extends west from the southern tip of the Alaska Peninsula. Economy: Today, much of the money used to run the state of Alaska comes from the Trans-Alaska oil pipeline. Very large areas of the state have no roads connecting them to other places. The Athabascan nations traveled throughout the vast inland in areas, surviving the difficult interior winters from the Brooks Range mountains east to the Yukon and south to the Kenai Peninsula. Alyaska was introduced in the Russian colonial period when it was used to refer to the Alaska Peninsula. That same determination is part of Alaska's culture.


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However, it also creates a pathway for invasive species and habitat loss for a variety of ice-dependent species, including walruses and polar bears.

The climate of Anchorage and south central Alaska is mild by Alaskan standards due to the region's proximity to the seacoast. Kelly, and R. Boggs, W. Effectively, the corporations hold title including subsurface title in many cases, a privilege denied to individual Alaskans but cannot sell the land.

Most of the people who traveled to Alaska from Russia were fur traders and whalers. No one celebrates Reid much anymore, but there is an annual remembrance of Soapy every year on July 8 in Skagway. In: Woody, C.

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Newer initiatives include the Kensington gold mine, located about 45 miles 72 km north-northwest of Juneau, and the Pebble Project, a mineral exploration plan in the Bristol Bay region, about miles km southwest of Anchorage.

Counting territorial waters, Alaska is larger than the combined area of the next three largest states: Texas, Californiaand Montana. Conference Proceedings, pp.

There are more than 70 active or potentially active volcanoes in Alaska. Boggs, and A. This section, including the capital, Juneau, can only be reached by boat or plane from the rest of Alaska. Wesser, and J. University of Washington Botanic Gardens.

The workers were paid very well and given housing and food. Lipkin, L. Vegetation mapping and inventory. Klein, and J. Carlson, D. Sea ice along the shoreline and permafrost in coastal areas help to protect human settlements from flooding and erosion.

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It is the most perfect volcanic cone on Earth, even more symmetrical than Japan's Mount Fuji. Koltun, T. Other environmental factors such as weather and climate patterns, snow and ice conditions, and wild land fires are also important components of natural processes affecting subsistence uses.

The Internet has changed Alaska. Klein, L. The Athabascans were nomadic, traveling long distances in harsh conditions to hunt herds of caribou and moose, fish the rivers for plentiful salmon, and take advantage of Alaska's seasonal berries and plants.

Everyone knows or follows a favorite musher. Depending on the park area in Alaska, salmon tend to be an important food source. Further north, the Inupiaks and Yupiks of St.Aug 21,  · Alaska contains 17 of the 20 highest peaks in the United States. At 20, feet, Mt. McKinley is the tallest mountain in North America.

Alaska has roughly 5, earthquakes every year. Through Alaska's Geographic Names Program. Proposals for new names of geographic features in Alaska are considered by the Alaska Historical Commission under the Office of History and Archaeology, Division of Parks & Outdoor Recreation. How do I research information on a piece of land?

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The Alaska Earthquake and Tsunami Hazards team conducts field-based research to understand how, where, and why earthquakes and tsunamis occur in Alaska. Our research examines earthquake hazards that contribute to societal risk in Alaska and beyond, including earthquake ground motion, fault slip, surface deformation, landslides and liquefaction.

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