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Forest statistics for the Upper Koyukuk River, Alaska, 1971.

Hegg, Karl M.

Forest statistics for the Upper Koyukuk River, Alaska, 1971.

by Hegg, Karl M.

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Published in Portland, Or .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesU.S. Pacific Northwest Forest and Range Experiment Station. U.S.D.A. Forest Service research note PNW-54, USDA Forest Service resource bulletin PNW -- 54.
The Physical Object
Pagination26 p.
Number of Pages26
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17637163M

Boreal forest Indians like the Kutchin of east-central Alaska are among the few native Americans who still actively pursue a hunter's way of life. Yet even among these people hunting and gathering is vanishing so rapidly that it will soon disappear/5.   An expedition to the Copper, Tanana, and Koyukuk rivers in by Henry T. Allen; 1 edition; First published in ; Subjects: American, Description and travel, Discovery and exploration; Places: Alaska, Copper River Region (Alaska), Koyukuk River Region (Alaska), Tanana River Region (Alaska); People: Henry T. Allen ().

Koyukuk River, Alaska, US In the s, Tobuk was a Native Alaskan steamboat captain who bore severe scarring as a result of a wolf attack he had suffered as a toddler. He was playing along the riverbank when a wolf appeared out of some bushes, seized Tobuk by the head, lifted and ran off with him in its jaws, but was shot by a nearby man.   The river can be accessed in the headwaters area. There are a few challenging rapids depending on water levels. The river is mostly class two or less. There is outstanding wilderness backpacking in the upper reaches of the drainage. Geologic Features. South flank of the arctic Continental Divide; broad glacial valleys bordered by Endicott Mountains.

Archibald Creek; Archibald Gulch Mine, Koyukuk Mining District, Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area, Alaska, USA: See also Nolan Creek (WI). Location: Archibald Creek is a west-flowing tributary to Nolan Creek. Its mouth is about miles above the mouth of Nolan Creek on Wiseman Creek. Most of the. Farewell Lake Lodge is in the Locales category for Yukon-Koyukuk County in the state of Alaska. Farewell Lake Lodge is displayed on the McGrath C-2 USGS quad topo map. Anyone who is interested in visiting Farewell Lake Lodge can print the free topographic map and street map using the link above.


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Forest statistics for the Upper Koyukuk River, Alaska, 1971 by Hegg, Karl M. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Get this from a library. Forest statistics for the Upper Koyukuk River, Alaska, [Karl M Hegg; Pacific Northwest Forest and Range Experiment Station (Portland, Or.)]. By K.M. Hegg, Published on 01/01/ Title. Forest statistics for the upper Koyukuk River, Alaska, Cited by: 1.

The Koyukuk River' (Ooghekuhno IPA: [uːɣəkʰʊhnɔː] in Koyukon, Kuuyukaq in Inupiaq) is a mile ( km) tributary of the Yukon River, in the U.S. state of Alaska. It is the last major tributary entering the Yukon before the larger river empties into the Bering Sea. Rising at the confluence of the North Fork Koyukuk River with the Middle Fork Koyukuk River, it flows generally Mouth: Yukon River.

Koyukuk River (North Fork) This river flows from the south flank of the Arctic Divide through broad, glacially carved valleys in the rugged Endicott Mountains Alaska Alaska's Central Brooks Range. It passes between the "Gates of the Arctic" at Boreal Mountain and Frigid Crags.

History. The Koyukon Athabascans had seasonal camps and moved when the wild game migrated. There were 12 summer fish camps located on the Yukon River between the Koyukuk River and the Nowitna g between the Koyukon and Inupiat of the Kobuk River area has occurred before the arrival of Europeans.

After the Alaska Purchase, a United States military telegraph line was constructed Area code: Koyukuk River, river in central Alaska, U.S.A major tributary of the Yukon River, it rises from several headstreams on the southern slopes of the Endicott Mountains in Alaska central Brooks Range and flows southwestward through Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve and Koyukuk National Wildlife Refuge for about miles ( km) to join the Yukon near the village of Koyukuk.

The river bottoms are bordered by willow thickets that run unbroken for miles providing choice browse for moose and even the occasional musk ox.

Geologically, the basin is a work in progress, constantly carved and sanded by the Koyukuk River whose origins reside. Episcopal Station on the Koyukuk River, the farthest north mission in Alaska Title transcribed from caption accompanying item.

Forms part of: Frank and Frances Carpenter collection (Library of Congress). Page - if necessary for the use of the harbor as a harbor of refuge," I have the honor to state that the examination has been made by my assistant, Brevet Major CJ Allen, corps of engineers, and a copy of his report to me, with map, is herewith transmitted.

By an examination of the map, it will be seen that the harbor, though much contracted by deposits formed, since the construction of 5/5(1).

Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Blueprint. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Includes note. The river is alternately fast and rocky and calm and sandy. The river calms for our last few days of paddling before joining the Middle Fork of the Koyukuk.

Once past the confluence with Middle Fork, we enjoy this broad clear river and camp within a few mile of Bettles, our take-out. CARIBOU, AND BEAR IN MIDDLE YUKON AND KOYUKUK RIVER COMMUNITIES, ALASKA David B. Andersen, Charles J. Utermohle, and Louis Brown Technical Paper No. Results of the Big Game ‘Harvest Assessinent Project Division of Subsistence Alaska Department of Fish and Game Juneau, Alaska.

December Links to Projects, Publications and Information for Cataloging Unit - Upper Koyukuk River Alaska Studies - Arctic National Wildlife Refuge - Links to Projects, Publications and Information for Accounting Unit - Koyukuk River Ground-Water resources of the Fairbanks area, Alaska.

Koyukuk is located on the Yukon River near the mouth of the Koyukuk River, 30 miles west of Galena and air miles west of Fairbanks. It lies adjacent to the Koyukuk National Wildlife Refuge and the Innoko National Wildlife Refuge. It lies at approximately 64° 53' N Latitude, ° 42' W Longitude (Sec.

17, TS, RE, Kateel River Meridian). Historical Weather. Below are weather averages from to according to data gathered from the nearest official weather station. The nearest weather station for both precipitation and temperature measurements is GALENA AP which is approximately 22 miles away and has an elevation of feet (8 feet lower than Koyukuk River).

Because the nearest station and this geographic feature may Hodegaden Creek: mi. Tinayguk River. Alaska's Tinayguk River is the largest tributary of the North Fork of the Koyukuk.

Both lie entirely within the pristine environment of Gates of the Arctic National Park. North Fork Koyukuk River is in the Streams category for Yukon-Koyukuk County in the state of Alaska. North Fork Koyukuk River is displayed on the Wiseman A-3 USGS quad topo map.

Anyone who is interested in visiting North Fork Koyukuk River can print the free topographic map and street map using the link above. The latitude and longitude. Historic Land Use Processes in Alaska’s Koyukuk River Area individually and jointly, with Koyukon people from Alaska’s Koyukuk River region (see Figs.

1 and 2). The context of our research has been broad, encompassing a wide range of the passage of the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act. Gold Bench Mine, Koyukuk Mining District, Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area, Alaska, USA: Pleistocene bones are said to have been common in the gravels of Gold Bench (Reed, ).

See also: Ironside Bench (BT). Location: Gold Bench is located on a prominent bend in the South Fork. Historical Weather. Below are weather averages from to according to data gathered from the nearest official weather station.

The nearest weather station for both precipitation and temperature measurements is CENTRAL NO 2 which is approximately miles away and has an elevation of feet ( feet higher than Coleen River).). Because the nearest station and this geographic David Creek: mi. Suggested areas for prospecting in the central Koyukuk River region, Alaska, [Thomas P.

Ferrians, Oscar J. Miller] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying : Miller, Thomas P. Ferrians, Oscar J.Boreal forest Indians like the Kutchin of east-central Alaska are among the few native Americans who still actively pursue a hunter's way of life. Yet even among these people hunting and gathering is vanishing so rapidly that it will soon disappear.

This updated edition of Hunters of the Northern Forest stands as the only complete account of subsistence and survival among the Kutchin.Average climate in Koyukuk, Alaska. Based on data reported by over 4, weather stations.

Earthquake activity: Koyukuk-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Alaska state average. It is % greater than the overall U.S. average. On 3/28/ ata magnitude ( UK, Class: Great, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred miles away from the city center.