Alagnak Wild River

History & Culture in Alagnak River

History

History & Culture You might float the Alagnak River today and hardly see another soul. But don't be fooled this resource-rich area has been home to human communities for thousands of years. Archeologists surveying the river have found sites belonging to the Paleoarctic tradition (9,000 to 7,000 years ago). The oldest ...

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History

A World-Class Fishery One of Alagnak River's most noteworthy features is its salmon population. The river is brimming with all different species such as king, silver, chum and sockeye. In fact, the waters of the Alagnak support a significant sockeye salmon spawning habitat for the Bristol Bay commercial fishery, the ...

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