Tag Archive: alaska

Mar 11 2013

A Few Good Reads (3/11/13): Proposed Dam in Alaska, Realities of Managing the Delta

This week: The economic and environmental challenges of a proposed dam in Alaska, some realities of managing the San Joaquin/Sacramento Delta, restoring the Muddy River in Boston, and pondering lost urban rivers. Proposed Dam Presents Economic and Environmental Challenges in Alaska (NY Times) But in Alaska, where natural energy resources and wildlife are both foundations …

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Oct 19 2012

Underwater Video of Sediment Transport in Alaska


This week we have a video taken in Akutan, Alaska on a small shallow side channel showing some small scale bed load transport. I loved the use of the camera in a clear (no suspended load) water environment. From the author: This video was taken without the ROV while using only the GoPro HD Hero2. …

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