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 more

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