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Lost hiker rescued

...out-of-state man who got lost on a hiking trip near Skilak Lake on Sept. 11.Josh Blackmore, 43, of Midland Mich...the four hikers into a remote area on the south side of Skilak Lake. Troopers received a report at about 6:50 p.m...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-09-14/lost-hiker-rescued
News
Refuge Notebook: Bird checklist of the Kenai Flats - It's about time

...in counting birds during the fifth annual BIG SIT on Saturday, October 11 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Lower Skilak Lake Boat Launch Campground. Toby Burke is a Biological Technician at the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge. You can find...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-09-11/refuge-notebook-bird-checklist-o
Outdoors
Rainfall helps to slow fire, some properties still threatened

...further into the refuge and threatens structures near Skilak Lake. The Kenai Backcountry Lodge, owned by Alaska Wildland...in the fire protections currently in place around his Skilak Lake remote-access cabin. "This is our third fire in 10...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/funnyriverfire/2014-05-28/rainfall-helps-to-slow-fir
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Small size of salmon fry in Skilak Lake troubles biologists

...Fish and Game say there are signs Skilak Lake on the Kenai Peninsula isn't...run each summer. The trend at Skilak Lake has prompted a lot of discussion...may lead to the overgrazing of Skilak Lake's dwindling food supply and increase...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/120301/ala_120301alapm0020001.shtml
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Flood advisory issued for Kenai River

...National Weather Service, the Skilak Glacier dam lake is releasing at this time. Kenai River levels at the outlet of Skilak Lake have been rising over the last three days. Based on estimates of Skilak Glacier dam lake volume and the likely glacier...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-09-26/flood-advisory-issued-for-kenai-rive
News

...m. for the Kenai River from Skilak Lake. According to the advisory, the Kenai River downstream of Skilak Lake has been rising steadily for the...to wan residents downstream from Skilak Lake to take precaution while in low-lying...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-08-10-1
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Flood advisory issued for portions of the Kenai River

...m. for the Kenai River from Skilak Lake. According to the advisory, the Kenai River downstream of Skilak Lake has been rising steadily for the...warn residents downstream from Skilak Lake to take precaution while in low-lying...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-08-10/flood-advisory-issued-for-portions-o
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Further restrictions announced for Kenai, Kasilof river kings

...River, from its mouth upstream to Skilak Lake, will be closed to king salmon...creek, upstream to the outlet of Skilak Lake, and in the Moose River from its...marker located at the outlet of Skilak Lake and in the Moose River from its...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2012-06-19/further-restrictions-announced-for-k
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Pinks impossible not to catch

...but will become much more difficult as the gigantic wall of pink salmon keep marching their way up the river toward Skilak Lake. In the lower Cook Inlet, fishing for Dolly Varden in roadside streams is good, according to Fish and Game area fishing...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-08-06/pinks-impossible-not-to-catch
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Flood advisory issued

...areas along the Kenai River below Skilak Lake. The advisory will remain in effect...or above minor flood levels from Skilak Lake downstream to near Kenai. Anticipated...are 14.5 feet at the gage below Skilak Lake by early Wednesday morning; about...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/072609/new_364800022.shtml

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