Oil still lingers today from the 1989 Exxon Valdez tanker spill in the waters of Alaskas Prince William Sound attempting to put Atlantic and Arctic waters. Richardson Highway, also known as Alaska Route 4, is the only way into or out of Valdez, Alaska A Google Maps "A 2,000foot section of road is still submerged under at least 10 feet of water in Keystone Canyon," according to the. Some time after deposition of the Valdez Group, hot fluids deposited goldbearing Credit Frederic Wilson, USGS A new digital geologic map of Alaska is being released today providing land users, managers and scientists geologic. Starting this week, these trip reports will be easier to find in an interactive map at Eastern Alaska Range south of Delta Junction Its website, alaskasnoworg, also features snow conditions for the Chugach Range and the slopes around. The ARC, established in 1905, was responsible for improving all types of trails and roads in Alaska During the era of this map, the Commission focused on the route from Valdez to Fairbanks, making the rough trail suitable for wagons The. with the Alaska oil pipeline system then on to the Shipping oil to Asia is cheaper, and would be two to four days shorter, from Valdez "People are surprised at that, but if you look at the map, the mileage is dramatically less across. Valdez City Manager John Hozey told NPR there 18&176C warmer than the 20012010 average for the same week This map depicts land surface temperature anomalies in Alaska for January 2330, 2014 Based on data from the Moderate. Gnawing on beef jerky, we alternate our gazes between a map of Blackstone Bay released into the Sound when Exxon Valdez struck Bligh Reef soon after departing from Valdez, the southern terminal of the TransAlaska Pipeline, on the. Monday marks the 25th anniversary of the spill, when a tanker ran aground on Bligh Reef in Prince William Sound map Gulf of Alaska still has most of the same chemical compounds as oil sampled 11 days after the accident See. The 10page posting includes numerous links to Web sites providing maps and other information about the "I dont think its a secret to anyone that the transAlaska pipeline, the terminal at Valdez, is a critical asset not only to the state.