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...ash plumes from 30,000 to 60,000 feet high. Dec. 14, 1989 - June 1990, creating 12-mile-high ash clouds. Mount Iliamna 10,016 feet Non-eruptive events recorded since 1741. Mount Augustine 4,134 feet A volcanic island in Kamishak...
Ring of Fire

...associated with the eruption were $160 million, making that eruption the second most costly in U.S. history. Mount Iliamna 10,016 feet, south of Redoubt, surrounded by glaciers radiating from its rambling multiple peaks. Iliamna has...
Anchor Point

...and the Discovery lost a kedge anchor to the tremendous currents of the area back in 1787. The views of snowcapped Mounts Iliamna, Redoubt and Augustine easily can be seen from this area, which lies along the Anchor River. The town hosts an...
Photo feature: Setting sooner

The sun sets in brilliant oranges and pinks Tuesday behind Mount Iliamna, left, and Mount Redoubt on the western side of Cook Inlet. With autumn officially beginning next Wednesday, the length of...
Photo feature: Meal to go

A coyote prowls for food along the Kenai River flats near Bridge Access Road last week. The animals are common in the area. Mount Iliamna rises in in the background.
Kenai shines as historical center

...The park is a quiet, meditative spot on the bluff at the corner of Mission Avenue and Upland Street. From there, Mount Iliamna and Mount Redoubt, both active volcanoes, seem close enough to touch, despite being across Cook Inlet. There also...
Iliamna sees unrest during summer months

Increased seismic activity at Mount Iliamna during early spring prompted state scientists to elevate the volcano's alert level to yellow; two levels below the alert system's...
Peninsula-wide paint project creates community bond

...painting was a collaborative process.She saw the community's prominent fixtures - the Russian Orthodox church, Mount Iliamna and Mount Redoubt, oil platforms - and she asked her family and friends: What is this community about?Now that...
Small quake jolts Peninsula 8:06 a.m. at a depth of 74 miles, was centered on the west side of Cook Inlet about 12 miles southward from Mount Iliamna and 47 miles west of Anchor Point according to the Alaska Earthquake Information Center. There were no reports of...
Good news and bad news: Hubby's pursuit of tall things leaves wife with her own 'Chase'

...another climb actually two this year, that I know of. The first one is happening this month. He will be ascending Mount Iliamna. This isn't really all that bad of news, as it's close to home, not near as high as Denali which he summitted...


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