King Salmon River (Egegik River)

King Salmon River (Egegik River)

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. The King Salmon River is a tributary of the Egegik River, located on the western slope of the Alaska Peninsula in southwest Alaska. It flows westward 63 miles (101 km) from headwaters 58 09 46 N 156 00 23 W / 58.16278 N 156.00639 W / 58.16278; -156.00639 formed at confluence of Contact Creek and Takayofo Creek directly on the southwest border of Katmai National Monument in the Aleutian Range to a confluence with the Egegik River approximately 2 miles (3 km) east of the village of Egegik. A relatively straight and braided river, it descends from 700 feet (213 m) to near sea-level at a remarkably steady rate. Being quite shallow, it is not navigable beyond its lower reaches. Besides king salmon, the river is also hosts rainbow trout, pink salmon, and grayling.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 60 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 4mm | 100g
  • Chromo Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6136516195
  • 9786136516196