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).
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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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They also originate in Homer, Kenai, and Iliamna. The park service has a list of approved air charter services at https://gov/laci/planyourvisit/directions.htm.
Resident harbor deals (Phoca vitulina) in Iliamna Lake, Alaska: Summer diet and partial consumption of adult sockeye salmon (Oncorhynchus nerka).
Ecological relationships between freshwater sculpins (genus Cottus) and beach-spawning sockeye salmon (Oncorhynchus nerka) in Iliamna Lake, Alaska.
Hearst also offers Iliamna's wild red salmon, caught in Western Alaska.
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.
In 1989, the entire known wild population of the Peters Mountain mallow (Iliamna corei Sherff.) comprised only three individuals (Baskin and Baskin 1997), making it one of the rarest plant species on earth.
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 single-engine deHavilland Beaver, operated by Big Foot Air, had been reported overdue Friday on a flight from Lake Hood in Anchorage to Iliamna Lake, where the passengers were planning to fish.