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K-Beach residents need to watch for flooding issues

...also have their well water tested to be sure it is safe. If you have been affected or damaged by the flooding or high ground water I urge you to contact Borough officials, state representative and the Governor's office and ask what is being done...
K-Beach flooding a complex issue

...wetland and floodplain areas. ? The excess surface water that we are dealing with recharges the ground water. Both the surface water and ground water are affecting crawlspaces, basements, septics, frost-heaved structures, and water wells...
Voices of the Peninsula: New administration can make government work for Alaskans

...virtually impossible for the average citizen to understand the sweeping range of chemicals dumped into our marine and ground waters through drilling discharges and hydraulic fracturing. It's similarly difficult to find out what chemicals comprise...
K-Beach flooding area sees slow progress

...still feeling the effects of high ground water. After months of waiting, Karluk...Our intent is if we can take the ground water and direct it out to the Kenai...seem to make fiscal sense. "High ground water is not unique to this area...
Task force seeks to map flood area

...two years many residences have been damaged by high ground water and surface flooding, even in previously dry if you have been impacted by high ground water and surface flooding so that we can add your location...
K-Beach residents elect to start flooding task force

...culverts construction and figuring out what funding is required for projects that will effectively divert or remove the ground water causing homes and properties to flood. Dusel said if people start now, a solution could be implemented as early as...
K-Beach flood exact cause and fix unknown

...factors including high snowfalls and water pushed in nontraditional directions. Navarre said the area already had high ground water and the higher than average rainfall last summer likely overwhelmed the situation. "If it took a couple years to build...
K-Beach residents looking for flooding solutions

...have been inundated by both ground and surface flooding; septic systems have flooded and failed, contaminating local ground waters and drinking wells; standing water in yards and roadside ditches has become breeding grounds for massive numbers of...
Efforts prepare K-Beach area for future flooding

...shows the wetland existed before that development. In comparing photos from 1982 and Feb. 2014, Hill said seepage of ground water through the bluff into the Cook Inlet is visible in both. Following a site visit, it was determined that no dams or...
Canadian company eyes new mine in Alaska

...out. The company has supplied the staff for a 26-person barge in Kendrick Bay to run drills, sample rock and study ground water to satisfy both economic and environmental studies of their claim. The land proposed to host the mine stretches 160...


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