Iliamna


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Il·i·am·na

 (ĭl′ē-ăm′nə), Lake
A lake of southwest Alaska at the base of the Alaska Peninsula. Noted for sport fishing, it is the largest lake in the state. Nearby is Mount Iliamna, a volcano rising to 3,053 m (10,016 ft).

Iliamna

(ˌɪlɪˈæmnə)
n
1. (Placename) a lake in SW Alaska: the largest lake in Alaska. Length: about 130 km (80 miles). Width: 40 km (25 miles)
2. (Placename) a volcano in SW Alaska, northwest of Iliamna Lake. Height: 3076 m (10 092 ft)
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Noun1.Iliamna - small genus of perennial herbs or subshrubs; some often placed in other genera
dilleniid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
family Malvaceae, mallow family, Malvaceae - herbs and shrubs and some trees: mallows; cotton; okra
Iliamna remota, Sphaeralcea remota, wild hollyhock - a rare mallow found only in Illinois resembling the common hollyhock and having pale rose-mauve flowers; sometimes placed in genus Sphaeralcea
Iliamna acerifolia, Iliamna ruvularis, mountain hollyhock - perennial of northwestern United States and western Canada resembling a hollyhock and having white or pink flowers
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In addition, the company scaled back its road construction plans by replacing part of an access road with a ferry on Iliamna Lake.
Buzzing through the sky over Lake Iliamna, you can let your imagination run wild.
about 30 miles (48 km) east-southeast of Pedro Bay on the shore of Iliamna Lake, at the foot of a mountain chain just west of Cook Inlet, the U.
MY TREESTAND on the bank of the Iliamna River in south-central Alaska overlooked a bear trail that looked like an ATV trail.
Alaska State Troopers said the DHC-3T Turbine Otter crashed on takeoff from the East Wind Lake near Iliamna, about 280 kilometers southwest of Anchorage, and was reported just before 6:30 a.
In the middle of the summer of 1912, Judge Lyons and his court staff, which again included court reporter Ralph Robertson, left Juneau, stopped at Valdez, steamed up Cook Inlet, and crossed overland to Iliamna Village.
For instance, helicopters now depart Iliamna routinely, ferrying crews and equipment north to Pebble where exploratory drilling and engineering and environmental studies are under way.
The Sterling Highway hugs the coastline the rest of the way to Homer, offering peekaboo views of Cook Inlet and the two active volcanoes across the way, Iliamna and Redoubt (we could never figure out which was which).
Sitting on the south shore of Iliamna Lake, at the mouth of the Kvichak (KWEE-jack) River, the village is accessible only by light plane, small boat, ATV, or snow machine.
Finally, Dena' ina also occupied territory to the south on both sides of Cook Inlet, to Lake Iliamna and Kachemak Bay.
The most significant advanced-stage base-metal exploration target in Alaska is Northern Dynasty Minerals' Pebble porphyry copper-gold project near Iliamna.