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News and information from Ninilchik Cabins and RV Park at Milepost 132.6 Sterling Highway in Ninilchik, Alaska.

Volcanoes of the Wrangell Mountains and Cook Inlet

Alaska contains over 130 volcanoes and volcanic fields which have been active within the last two million years.

Alaska is now home to more than 40 active volcanoes, many of which have erupted violently and repeatedly in the last 200 years. These digitized color 35-mm images which represent a small fraction of thousands of photographs taken by Alaska Volcano Observatory scientists, other researchers, and private citizens.

The photographs were selected to portray Alaska’s volcanoes, to document eruptive activity, and to illustrate the range of volcanic phenomena observed in Alaska.

Image Credits: U.S. Geological Survey – Christina Neal, Robert McGimsey, and M.F. Diggles

Learn more about Alaska’s named volcanoes,

Alaskan Saltwater Fishing Captured on Video

Rob Endsley of Prince of Wales Sportfishing in Craig, Alaska used Contour video cameras to capture this awesome video footage of king salmon, silver salmon, halibut, ling cod, sea bass, and humpback whales during the 2012 charter fishing season in Craig, Alaska. There’s plenty of underwater fishing video footage too. Winner of the 2013 Greater Anacortes Fishing Film Festival.