Brooks Range


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Brooks Range

A mountain chain of northern Alaska within the Arctic Circle. The northernmost section of the Rocky Mountains, it rises to about 2,749 m (9,020 ft) in the eastern part of the range.

Brooks Range

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(Placename) a mountain range in N Alaska. Highest peak: Mount Isto, 2761 m (9058 ft)

Brooks′ Range′


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a mountain range in N Alaska, forming a watershed between the Yukon River and the Arctic Ocean: highest peak, 9239 ft. (2815 m).
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Brooks Range Petroleum Corporation successfully completed a flowback of the North Tarn #1A well in its Southern Miluveach Unit in late November.
Two summers ago, when my daughter and I backpacked over Alaska's Brooks Range and canoed out to the Arctic Ocean, we were scared sometimes.
Further, traffic along the south-to-north oriented Dalton Highway from the boreal forest in Interior Alaska to the Arctic may aid seed dispersal across the topographic barrier of the Brooks Range.
River guides Jason Rice and Tim Thoren will lead a free talk and slideshow titled "Adventuring in the Brooks Range of Alaska" at 7 p.
My wife and I just got back from a tough backpack hunt in Alaska's Brooks Range, well north of the Arctic Circle.
North 67 currently owns 230 contiguous mining claims covering approximately 36,800 acres in a remote area at the eastern end of the Ambler mineral belt in the Brooks Range, Alaska, and also owns 57 mining claims covering approximately 9,100 acres in the northwest region of the Ambler belt.
Although this hunt wasn't a success by traditional standards, as good fortune would have it, I met another bowhunter named Bill Pettett in the Brooks Range.
A Billion-Dollar Driveway," Seth Kantner's earnest plea to keep mining and the roads that mines require out of the pristine Brooks Range, is a real cry in the wilderness.
225 Miles traveled overland in the jacket by Patagonia field-testing director Walker Ferguson during a self-supported, 14-day expedition in Alaska's Brooks Range
Further diversification may stem from the dinosaurs' partial isolation in the north by land barriers, such as the east-west running Brooks Range.
North of the Brooks Range, the natural gas in the pipeline is proposed to be cooled to below freezing to maintain the stability of thaw-sensitive soils, thereby reducing thaw-related movement of the pipeline," the companies said in filings with regulators.