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Glacier releases water, combines with heavy rain to cause flooding

...releasing and emptying water into Snow River. The river, which has risen more...Halloway said. The glacial release on Snow River usually happens every two years in...dammed lakes on the Peninsula, but Snow River and Skilak Lake are the only two...
Waiting for the peak

...flooded." Earlier this week, the Snow Glacier dammed lake released and emptied water into the Snow River, which has risen more than six feet. The Snow River flows into Kenai Lake. Weekend rain continuing into the week pushed the river to the flood...
Snow Glacier dam releases

...year, but rising waters along the Snow River may indicate otherwise. Rain and...Once the rain had settled down, the Snow River was still going up, (we thought...going to be a substantial rise on the Snow River, but then when it goes through Kenai...
Put up your docks instead of your dukes

...Glacier Dam Lake that released, but we also have the Snow River Glacier Dam Lake that is presently pretty full and the...along the Kenai River system downstream of where the Snow River enters, most of the water level rise is generally seen...
Home sweet roam: Where the Dolly Varden go

...tagged in Cooper Creek, Quartz Creek, South Fork of the Snow River, and the upper Kenai River for three years. Radio tagged...of the dollies that spawned in the South Fork of the Snow River spent one month there before descending to Kenai Lake...
Strides for safer roadways for moose (and man)

...Tucker snow cat," Oslon said. "We helped retrieve six snowmachines which rescuers had been forced to leave in the Snow River. It was an amazing effort that occurred while two feet of snow fell on the way in, and another one foot fell on the...
Avid snowshoers enjoy backcountry good. After that, it has a high avalanche risk. Other trails he suggested are Iditarod Trail, North Fork of the Snow River, and Crescent Creek Trail. When Mary and Connie snowshoe, they are prepared for anything unexpected. "Safety is...
Reminder: Property owners need to pull up structures

...caution. "There's no telling what can happen with Mother Nature. The floods in 2002 happened in November and the Snow River Glacier-dammed lake just released, so it's best to play it safe when you can," she said. In regard to this latter...

...immunized Anchorage man killed in hit and run Anchorage police investigate sexual assault Vehicle crossings in Snow River drainage restricted to protect salmon Most Fairbanks borough student immunized Job is a labor of love for Fairbanks...
Kenai Peninsula Online - Archives04/05/00

...5, 2000 D.A. eyes position on bench Cabin rehab effort boosted Chugach managers propose Sixmile Creek, Snow River for 'wild and scenic' status Photo feature: Precious cargo Changes on Masters course stun golfers Georgia...


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