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What others say: Prepare for the worst

...jaunt on the Perseverance Trail, a short hike out the rolling trails of Sandy Beach, or a work-break run up the Salmon Creek Trail. It's true many live in Juneau because amazing vistas are around every tree and at the peak of every mountaintop...
State office building site review expands

...also looks at new sites between downtown and the valley, including multiple possible locations on Channel Drive, Salmon Creek, Lemon Creek and the Department of Transportation's Seven Mile complex.Mayor Bruce Botelho said he'd prefer a...
No man left behind: One run to remember

...about 35 miles north. Bear, moose and wolves travel the Carlson Creek Valley, a major watershed that begins behind Salmon Creek Dam and cuts through to Sunny Cove on Taku Inlet.We heard a wolf howl. And we entered another numbing wade across...
Deep snow raises flood worry

...time. The numerous smaller rivers and streams on the Peninsula - Anchor River, Resurrection River, Clear Creek, Salmon Creek - also are at high risk of flooding. OEM works to inform the public of potential floods and partners with the Alaska...
Navigability decision made: DNR submits determination; Seward flood summit planned

Salmon Creek Navigability Determination (pdf) Salmon Creek Navigability Determination Maps (pdf) Many people in...titles to their land. At issue is the "navigability" of Salmon Creek near Seward. Basically, it's up to DNR to determine...
Culvert project won?t leave salmon hanging

...problematic of the culverts. Its first restoration job, completed in 2004, involved replacing a culvert on Silver Salmon Creek on Ninilchik Native land. According to Ruffner, the short-term benefits were immediately apparent: juvenile salmonids...
Refuge Notebook: A trek across the Kenai 160 years ago in search of beetles

...sailed for Kodiak, leaving Doroshin and Frankenhaeuser at the mouth of the Thkujaktnu River (Resurrection River or Salmon Creek). The explorers planned to hike west across the Kenai Peninsula and rendezvous with Holmberg in the fall. On May...
Letters to the Editor:

...decision-making has virtually closed the West side to research projects in river systems such as the Crescent, Johnson, Silver Salmon creek, Big River, Kustatan and the Chinitna Bay system, to name a few. The decision to ignore these valuable river systems...
Flood declaration extended 30 days

...Mayor John Williams issued the original declaration for property along Grouse Creek, Lost Creek, Sometime Creek, Salmon Creek above its confluence with Clear Creek, and Clear Creek, which have sustained severe losses since May 20 of this year...
Kenneth Cole Grimes

...was still calling, and moved his family to a chunk of land on the west side of Cook Inlet near the banks of Silver Salmon Creek. Ken and Emilie raised two sons through their formative years there, along with building and running a successful...


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