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Four rescued from Skilak Glacier plane crash

...Guard rescued four men after a plane went down at the foot of Skilak Glacier Tuesday night.The four men, passengers Reid Nelson...with the other half over glacial silt, about one mile from Skilak Lake."They had a campfire going so we were able to find them...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-04-30/four-rescued-from-skilak-glacier-pla
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Four men rescued from Skilak Glacier plane crash

...Guard rescued four men after a plane went down at the bottom of Skilak Glacier Tuesday night. The four men, passengers Reid Nelson...with the other half over glacial silt, about one mile from Skilak Lake. "They had a campfire going so we were able to find them...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-04-30/four-men-rescued-from-skilak-glacier
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Feds halt Skilak area hunting and trapping

Beginning Nov. 10 the Skilak wildlife Recreation Area will be permanently...junction of the Sterling Highway and the Skilak Loop Road, heads south to the south...of the river to its confluence with Skilak Lake, curves west along the north shore...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-11-02-2
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Skilak Glacier dam lake releases; no flooding expected

According to the National Weather Service, the Skilak Glacier dam lake appears to be releasing. No flooding is...and no rainfall is expected through Wednesday. Levels from Skilak Lake downstream to Soldotna will continue to rise through...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2011-10-11/skilak-glacier-dam-lake-releases-no-
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Rainfall helps to slow fire, some properties still threatened

...pushes further into the refuge and threatens structures near Skilak Lake. The Kenai Backcountry Lodge, owned by Alaska Wildland...confident 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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Skilak recreation area not lacking in opportunities

...cranberries are beginning to ripen in the Skilak area, which could make a tasty treat...times over the course of the summer. The Skilak area is one of our favorite places," Pritchett said of the Skilak Wildlife Recreation Area. A fresh pile...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/081907/people_3491.shtml
Small size of salmon fry in Skilak Lake troubles biologists

...Department of Fish and Game say there are signs Skilak Lake on the Kenai Peninsula isn't as...the rough transition to saltwater. ''Skilak probably has some of smallest fry in the...who enjoys hooking one from the bank. Skilak produces about 70 percent of the Kenai...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/120301/ala_120301alapm0020001.shtml
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Refuge Notebook: Skilak Loop project to increase recreation opportunities

...year, you traversed the west end of the Skilak Loop Road, you would have noticed a large...the Sterling Highway. If you drove the Skilak road last week, you might have seen workers...I hope I can shed some light on the Skilak Loop Habitat Project. Going back to the...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/091010/out_706250270.shtml
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Board looks at Skilak hunt

...chance to hunt for grouse and hare in the Skilak Loop Wildlife Management Area this November...the last two years trying to open the Skilak Loop area to hunting only to have each...the Board of Game proposed to open the Skilak Loop area to a broader hunt using firearms...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/092707/news_3985.shtml
Flood advisory issued for Kenai River

...advisory for a glacial lake outburst of the Skilak Glacier dam. The advisory will remain...to the 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...

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