Kuskokwim


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Kuskokwim

(ˈkʌskəˌkwɪm)
n
(Placename) a river in SW Alaska, rising in the Alaska Range and flowing generally southwest to Kuskokwim Bay, an inlet of the Bering Sea. Length: about 970 km (600 miles)
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Two men died of exposure in late March when their vehicles fell through the frozen Kuskokwim River near Bethel, the Division of Alaska State Troopers said.
The company provides satellite-based Internet service to the school district's nine schools and main office, located on the Kuskokwim River in western Alaska.
One sentence about halfway the novel through sums up the plot and the narrative feel of this book: "In less than a year, I'd gone from a normal suburban kid to bush-living, marijuana-dealing, murderer-dodging, broke-ass fool." As the novel begins, Eddie has flunked out after less than one semester of college in Anchorage and is headed to Kusko, a small town hundreds of miles to the west along the Kuskokwim River, accessible only by plane.
(7) Two RACs share jurisdiction over the Kuskokwim River drainage: the Yukon-Kuskokwim RAC (Y-K RAC) and the Western Interior RAC (WIRAC).
Mineral Mountain (MMV-TSX.V), a publicly traded mining company, has acquired the Iditarod Gold project located 35 miles from the Donlin Creek gold project held by Novagold and Barrick Gold in the Kuskokwim Gold Belt of Southwest Alaska.
The Pacific population breeds in northern Alaska, predominantly in the Yukon Kuskokwim Delta region, migrating and staging along the west coast from California to Mexico.
The Yukon Delta National Wildlife Refuge (YDNWR) is divided into 4 primary moose (Alces alces) survey units along the Yukon and Kuskokwim Rivers.
Researchers analyzed data from a community-based study of 330 people living in the Yukon Kuskokwim Delta region of southwest Alaska, 70 percent of whom were overweight or obese.
Alexie and students from several Yukon and Kuskokwim River villages spent a week living in University of Alaska Anchorage campus housing, learning their way around the city and meeting Alaska Native college students and professionals who navigated the dual worlds of campus and village life.
Moose, caribou, brown bears, black bears, wolves and musk ox roam a vast wilderness, where the Yukon and Kuskokwim Rivers slowly wind their way through the tundra and empty into the frigid waters of the Bering Sea.
In a companion to Yuungnapqiallerput / The Way We Genuinely Live, Yup'ik elder Andrew describes traditional life as he experienced and heard of it around the area of Kwigillingok, in the Canineq (lower coastal) area at the mouth of the Kuskokwim River on the west coast of Alaska.