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Assembly talks budget, money for special interests to identify the causes of the perpetually high ground water. "There are approximately 1,500 residents that live...deserve answers to their concerns relative to the high ground water. Assembly member Kelly Cooper asked if Dye would be...

...they are due."Documents show Marine leaders were slow to respond when tests first found evidence of contaminated ground water in the early 1980s. Some drinking water wells were closed in 1984 and 1985, after further testing confirmed contamination...
The time to tap

...The sap more readily flows when there is snow on the ground, so the season may be short this year, Barber said. The ground water feeds the system and the watery sap carries the sugars that feed the limbs preparing to leaf out for spring.Freezing...
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...
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...
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 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...


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