Last summer Hickel tried to punch an 82-mile road along an abandoned railroad on the sheer cliffs of the Copper River
to the isolated coastal town of Cordova--without benefit of tedious formalities like environmental assessments or permits.
And when the Copper River
Salmon are running--the flight crew and passengers are in wild salmon heaven
Alaska Air Cargo said it has delivered 24,100 pounds of the season's first shipment of Alaska Copper River
salmon to Seattle-Tacoma International Airport.
ALASKA'S FAMED COPPER RIVER
SALMON are still swimming into the seafood case.
We had already braved the Copper River
in rafts, trekked four days to the base of Mt.
Oregon stood sixth and Oregon State 10th after the first day of the Fresno State Invitational women's golf tournament at Copper River
Country Club on Monday.
The deck is awash with the cold, gray waters of Alaska's Copper River
Forest Service stick to its earlier recommendation of wilderness status for half of Alaska's Copper River
Delta, one of the most productive ecosystems in America's national forests not already protected as wilderness.
UPPER COPPER (~50 000 km2): Copper River
from its headwaters to Chitina; includes the Chitina, Gakona, and Gulkana Rivers and wetlands in the Gulkana Upland and portions of the Copper River