Fifteen miles inland from the frozen coast of the Arctic Ocean, Teshekpuk Lake is one of the largest freshwater bodies in Alaska.
It’s midsummer, a good time to slip a canoe onto the Yukon River.
Just outside my window here at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, workers are drilling into the asphalt of a parking lot using a truck-mounted rig.
Of the five species of salmon that swim Alaska waters, the pink is by far the most plentiful.
Snow falling silently on Alaska’s mountains will in a few months transform into a medium for migrating salmon, and so much more.
May 11, 2017