On the Kuskokwim
near Bethel, where the two men died in March, it was just 19 percent of normal.
The MOU, signed in May of 2016, establishes a process for regular weekly and, when necessary, emergency face-to-face consultations, with three designated tribal commissioners representing the thirty-three tribal governments within the Kuskokwim
drainage and the Manager of the Yukon Delta Wildlife Refuge.
The target is a bulk tonnage open pit gold resource in the Kuskokwim
A proposed barge landing on the Kuskokwim
river would be a key piece of transportation infrastructure, which would also include a 30-mi road from the mine site to the barge landing, a 5,000-ft airstrip, and upgraded dock facilities at the shipping port of Bethel.
Despite adequate habitat to sustain a higher moose population, the lower Kuskokwim
River has historically had a low moose density (0.03 moose/[km.sup.2] in 2004; Perry 2010) because of extensive hunting pressure (Coady 1980).
Among the 22 villages in the rural Lower Kuskokwim
School District, which serves a 22,000-square-mile area, only 40 to 50 percent of high school graduates pursue some kind of secondary education such as college, job training or the military, said superintendent Gary Baldwin.
We have selected four different rural regions for this study in western Alaska (as shown in the map): Maniilaq (MN), Norton Sound (NS), Yukon Kuskokwim
(YK), and Bristol Bay (BB).
During the summer, you can go fishing in the Kuskokwim
River, because Kwigillingok is at its mouth.
Most entrants race 350 miles from the tiny trading post at Lake Knik, over Rainy Pass through the massive Alaska Range, across the vast Kuskokwim
Valley to the Innoko River mining district and the town of Ophir, and then on to the village of McGrath.
She was born and raised in Bethel, on the Kuskokwim
Critical habitat for the Steller's eider includes breeding habitat on the, Y-K Delta and four units in the marine waters of southwest Alaska, including the Kuskokwim
Shoals in northern Kuskokwim
Bay, and Seal Islands, Nelson Lagoon, and Izembek Lagoon on the north side of the Alaska Peninsula totaling approximately 1.8 million acres (733,300 ha) and 852 miles (1,363 km) of shoreline.
The stories are grouped geographically, representing the Yukon, the Kuskokwim
, and coastal areas.