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Issues tagged Cook Inlet

Beluga Coal-to-Liquids (CTL): Winter sunrise on the Chuitna River GET PHOTO In the winter of 2008, we skied through the site of the proposed Chuitna Coal Mine on our way to the Aleutian Islands. PacRim Coal was pursuing a possible coal mine in ... [read-more]
Chuitna Coal Mine Prospect: A journey to Chuitna ...We began with a mission to look for coal. And we found a little. But as soon as we stepped away from the scattered coal boulders in the Chuitna River, it disappeared – hidden deep beneath ... [read-more]
Glacier Retreat in Alaska: Glacier Retreat in Alaska The Dead and the Dying - through the glaciers of Tutka Valley READ ARTICLE Last winter's meager snowfall was followed by volcanic ash, then a warm sunny spring, melting the mountains back to bare ice and ... [read-more]
Kenai Blue Sky Coal Power: Kenai Fertilizer Plant GET PHOTO Site of the now-closed Agrium plant near Nikiski source: Copyright held by photographer The Kenai Blue Sky Coal Plant was a proposed $1.5-2 billion integrated gasification combined-cycle (IGCC) plant proposed by Agrium Inc. to be located ... [read-more]
Natural Gas in Cook Inlet: datamooseCallbacks_l5r4kYcc4Hfj.push(function(datamooseIframe){ $("#DatamooseDescriptionWrapper-data-output-embed-131-l5r4kYcc4Hfj").css('display','block') $("#DatamooseDescriptionWrapper-data-output-embed-131-l5r4kYcc4Hfj").width(datamooseIframe.style.width) }); Cook Inlet Natural Gas Production and Export: Production and Exports of Natural Gas in Cook Inlet (1958-2010) FULL FIGURE SummaryThe natural gas produced in Cook Inlet is the primary source of energy and heat for the ... [read-more]
Stone Horn Ridge Underground Coal Gasification (CIRI UCG): News: After several years of no documented activity (to early 2017) related to this project, we are classifying it as "inactive". This page will be kept for reference Background Marsh meander GET PHOTO Land within the CIRI UCG lease On ... [read-more]
Tyonek Coal-to-Liquids (CTL): SummaryIn October 2010, the Tyonek Native Corporation (TNC) announced that they had signed an agreement with a technology company called Accelergy to develop a coal-to-liquids (CTL) plant on Tyonek land.  This facility would produce aviation fuel as well as gasoline ... [read-more]

Journeys tagged Cook Inlet

Tracing the Heart of Alaska - A journey around Cook Inlet: Walking on mud flats GET PHOTO Fine mud streaked by tidal currents covers gravel. Start date: March 27, 2013End date: July 12, 2013 Distance: around 800 miles Mode of travel: walking and packrafting Trip Photos Kickstarter Campaign Bjørn Olson's Vimeo ... [read-more]

Photos tagged Cook Inlet

Chakachamna Lake
Tyonek Dock
Jackup rig in Cook Inlet
Exploration rig entering Kachemak Bay
Exploration rig entering Kachemak Bay
Exploration rig entering Kachemak Bay
LNG Tanker
Natural gas tanker in Cook Inlet
Buccaneer Jackup Rig in transit
Transport ship Kang Sheng Kou
Jackup rig in Homer
Jackup rig in Homer
Jackup rig in Homer
Jackup rig in Homer
Sunset on Augustine
Fog and Iliamna
Slide on Iliamna
Slide on Iliamna 2
Katmai and Michael
Native fish trap
Kids in a Cave
Surf and foam
Sea Otter Skeleton
Photo fun
Floating Islands in Fire
Balancing the Ball
Sunset Ship
Sunset and Volcano
Nearly Hidden
Big waves at Seldovia Point
Storm and ice fog
Waves on Outside Beach
Snow berg
Storm waves over snow
Crashing storm waves
Katmai on Cook Inlet
Snack time
Walking the beach
Cook Inlet sunset
Redoubt over rough water
Paddling along K-Beach
Visitor on the beach
Exit to thin air
Beluga and oil rig
Drifting on Turnagain
Layered Turnagain Mud
Buccaneer Rig
Oil and Gas exploration on Cook Inlet
Seaweed driftline
Visiting the poultry
Atop an erratic
Walking on mud flats
Stream at sunset
Muddy shore
Fast and smooth
Bruce Platform
Spark Platform
Shorebird near oil rig
Headed home
Drift River Oil Terminal
Ruffled water
Campsite near Iliamna Bay
Campsite near Ursus Cove
Driftwood on a lake
Packrafting along Fortification Bluffs
Red Octopus
Heart Crab
Water or land?
Clawed feet slipping
Seal tracks climbing
Flies on the mud
Slough crossing
Across the marsh
Duck shacks
Sprouting through mud
Pushki wands
Not yet green
The joy of puddles
Tent with bear fence
Marsh fall
Sedge flats
Little moochers
Colorful slough crossing
Drift River wading
On an eddy line
Cottonwood on the beach
Cottonwood picnic
Cave wriggling
Wolf tracks in sand
Cutting salmon
Remote greenhouse
Redoubt Bay Fish Camp
Fun in the sun
Running in the sea
Waiting for a gift
Headed out for clams
Erratics
Investigating clams
Leaf fossil
Horsetail
Ducks and Mountains
Katmai and clam
Katmai and clam
Walk to Iliamna
Paddle to Chisik Island
Setnet camp
Setnetting Family
Cave explorations
Boat and birds
Puffins
Iliamna and Fog
Iliamna Shadow
Smoke plume over Cook Inlet
Tug pushing barge
LNG Tanker
Military vessel leaving Cook Inlet
Distant tanker in the sunset
Sea Star Puppetmaster
Iliamna above the clouds
Proposed port site
High salt marsh in Redoubt Bay
Eroding peat
Soil outcropping in beach
Clay outcrop
Till?
Cobbles on peat
Faulted rock
Damaged barnacles
Redoubt and brids
Outside beach
Till outcrop in beach
False Hellebore (Veratrum viride var. eschscholzianum)
False Hellebore (Veratrum viride var. eschscholzianum)
Pleistocene terrace?
Snowy volcano
Infected tree
hairy triton on eggs
Telmessus cheiragonus, burying itself
Barren Islands
Storm whipped coastline
Storm at Sea
Fossil clam
Ammonite amongst boulders
Glebocarcinus oregonensis crawling out of a barnacle shell
Glebocarcinus oregonensis hiding under sand
Glebocarcinus oregonensis
Cryptolithodes typicus pair under a boulder
Cryptolithodes typicus
Cryptolithodes typicus grasping claws
Elassochirus gilli, looking for a shell
Elassochirus gilli in a dogwinkle
Elassochirus gilli in a wandering sponge (Suberites sp.)
Elassochirus tenuimanus on a sand flat, in a channeled dogwinkle shell
The wide hand of Elassochirus tenuimanus, the wide-hand hermit crab
Hapalogaster mertensii
Hapalogaster mertensii
Oregonia gracilis, Graceful Decorator Crab
Oregonia gracilis
Oregonia gracilis with short fuzzy seaweed
Pagurus beringanus
Pagurus beringanus, turning itself back over
Pagurus caurinus
Pagurus caurinus scuttling away
Pagurus caurinus in an overlarge shell
Pagurus hirsutiusculus, crowded in a tidepool
Juvenile Pagurus hirsutiusculus
Pagurus hirsutiusculus in a small shell
Phyllolithodes papillosus, Heart Crab
Juvenile Phyllolithodes papillosus
Phyllolithodes papillosus on a clam shell
Pugettia gracilis with algae decoration
Pugettia gracilis
Pugettia gracilis in a tide pool
Telmessus cheiragonus
Pugettia gracilis, attached to a rock
Nickname: "Freckled Skin"
Nickname: "Freckled Skin"
Nickname: "Warty snout"
Nickname: "Warty snout"
Pyura haustor
Pyura haustor
Halocynthia igaboja
Halocynthia igaboja
Aplidium
Nickname: "Orange Rubber"
Aplidium
Nickname: "patches"
Boltenia villosa
Boltenia villosa
Nickname "Mushroom"
Nickname: "Sideways"
Nickname: "White Tadpoles"
Nickname: "White Tadpoles"
Aplidium
Nickname: "Brown Coat"
Nickname: "Brown Coat"
Nickname: "Brown Coat"
Nickname "Mushroom"
Nickname: "Little Whitey"
Riterella pulchra
Nickname: "Red Tips"
Halocynthia aurantium
Nickname: "Dripping Wax"
Nickname: "Dripping Wax"
Nickname: "Dripping Wax"
Chelyosoma productum
Nickname: "Warty snout"
Aplidium
Boltenia villosa
Nickname: "Dripping Wax"
Nickname: "Polka Dots"
Aplidium coei
Metandrocarpa taylori
Nickname: "Dripping Wax"
Nickname: "patches"
Nickname: "Limp balloon"
Nickname: "Polka Dots", "Mushroom"
Nickname: "Limp balloon"
Nickname: "Dripping Wax"
Riterella pulchra
Riterella pulchra
Nickname: "patches"
Mixed tunicates
Mixed tunicates
Mixed tunicates
Riterella pulchra
Riterella pulchra
Nickname: "Pebbles"
Nickname: "Pebbles"
Nickname: "Star Flower"
Nickname: "Star Flower"
Nickname: "Star Flower"
Nickname: "Star Flower"
Nickname: "Star Flower"
On the peak of Lunch Mountain
Tutka Flats
Nickname: "Warty Snout"
Nickname: "Warty Snout"
Nickname: "Warty Snout"
Nickname: "Warty Snout"
Nickname: "Warty Snout"
Nickname: "Warty Snout"
Nickname: "Warty Snout"
Nickname: "Warty Snout"
Nickname: "Warty Snout"
Nickname: "Warty Snout"
Riterella pulchra
Riterella pulchra
Riterella pulchra
Riterella pulchra
Riterella pulchra
Riterella pulchra
Riterella pulchra
Halocynthia aurantium
Halocynthia aurantium
Halocynthia aurantium
Halocynthia aurantium
Halocynthia aurantium
Halocynthia aurantium
Halocynthia igaboja
Halocynthia igaboja
Nickname "Patches"
Nickname "Patches"
Nickname "Patches"
Nickname "Patches"
Nickname "Patches"
Nickname "Patches"
Nickname: "Orange Rubber"
Nickname: "Orange Rubber"
Nickname: "Orange Rubber"
Nickname: "Orange Rubber"
Nickname: "Orange Rubber"
Nickname: "Orange Rubber"
Nickname: "Orange Rubber"
Nickname: "Orange Rubber"
Nickname: "Orange Rubber"
Nickname: "Orange Rubber"
Nickname: "Orange Rubber"
Nickname: "Limp Balloon"
Nickname: "Limp Balloon"
Nickname: "Limp Balloon"
Nickname: "Limp Balloon"
Nickname: "Limp Balloon"
Nickname: "Limp Balloon"
Nickname: "Sideways"
Nickname: "Sideways"
Nickname "Mushroom"
Boltenia villosa
Boltenia villosa
Boltenia villosa
Boltenia villosa
Boltenia villosa
Boltenia villosa
Boltenia villosa
Boltenia villosa
Boltenia villosa
Pyura haustor
Nickname: "Fuzzy Head"
Nickname: "Fuzzy Head"
Nickname: "Fuzzy Head"
Nickname: "Fuzzy Head"
Nickname: "Wrinkled Snout"
Nickname: "Wrinkled Snout"
Nickname: "Wrinkled Snout"
Nickname: "Wrinkled Snout"
Nickname: "Wrinkled Snout"
Nickname: "Wrinkled Snout"
Corella willmeriana
Corella willmeriana
Nickname: "Pink Eggs"
Nickname: "Pink Eggs"
Nickname: "Pink Eggs"
Distaplia alaskensis
Distaplia alaskensis
Distaplia alaskensis
Nickname: "Red Tips"
Distaplia alaskensis
Distaplia alaskensis
Nickname: "White Tadpoles"
Nickname: "White Tadpoles"
Nickname: "White Tadpoles"
Nickname: "White Tadpoles"
Nickname: "White Tadpoles"
Nickname: "White Tadpoles"
Nickname: "White Tadpoles"
Nickname: "White Tadpoles"
Nickname: "Star Flower" and "Pebbles"
Nickname: "Star Flower"
Nickname: "Star Flower"
Nickname: "Star Flower"
Nickname: "Dripping Wax"
Nickname: "Dripping Wax"
Nickname: "Dripping Wax"
Nickname: "Dripping Wax"
Nickname: "Dripping Wax"
Nickname: "Dripping Wax"
Nickname: "Dripping Wax"
Nickname: "Dripping Wax"
Nickname: "Dripping Wax"
Nickname: "Dripping Wax"
Nickname: "Dripping Wax"
Nickname: "Dripping Wax"
Nickname: "Dripping Wax"
Nickname: "Dripping Wax"
Nickname: "Red Globe"
Nickname: "Pebbles"
Nickname: "Freckled Skin"
Nickname: "Freckled Skin"
Nickname: "Freckled Skin"
Nickname: "Freckled Skin"
Nickname: "Freckled Skin"
Nickname: "Freckled Skin"
Nickname: "Freckled Skin"
Nickname: "Freckled Skin"
Nickname: "Freckled Skin"
Nickname: "Freckled Skin"
Nickname: "Freckled Skin"
Nickname: "Freckled Skin"
Nickname: "Freckled Skin"
Nickname: "Freckled Skin"
Nickname: "Freckled Skin"
Nickname: "Freckled Skin"
Nickname: "Freckled Skin"
Nickname: "Freckled Skin"
Nickname: "Freckled Skin"
Aplidium coei
Aplidium coei
Aplidium coei
Aplidium coei
Aplidium coei
Aplidium coei
Aplidium coei
Aplidium coei
Aplidium coei
Nickname: "Brown Coat"
Metandrocarpa taylori
Metandrocarpa taylori
Spring on Lunch Mountain