USGS HA 455
Glacier dammed lakes and outburst floods in Alaska
Authors:Post, Austin, and Mayo, L.R.
Publisher:U.S. Geological Survey
USGS Publications Warehouse
Quadrangle(s):Anchorage; Atlin; Bering Glacier; Big Delta; Blying Sound; Bradfield Canal; Cordova; Craig; Dixon Entrance; Eagle; Fairbanks; Gulkana; Healy; Icy Bay; Iliamna; Juneau; Kantishna River; Kenai; Ketchikan; Lake Clark; Lime Hills; McCarthy; McGrath; Medfra; Middleton Island; Mount Fairweather; Mount Hayes; Mount McKinley; Mount Saint Elias; Nabesna; Petersburg; Port Alexander; Prince Rupert; Ruby; Seldovia; Seward; Sitka; Skagway; Sumdum; Taku River; Talkeetna; Talkeetna Mountains; Tanacross; Tyonek; Valdez; Yakutat
Post, Austin, and Mayo, L.R., 1971, Glacier dammed lakes and outburst floods in Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Hydrologic Investigations Atlas 455, 10 p., 3 sheets, scale 1:1,000,000.
Maps & Other Oversized Sheets
- Sheet 1, Map showing location of glaciers, glacier-dammed lakes glacier-sheathed volcanoes and areas subject to outburst flooding in southeastern Alaska, scale 1:1,000,000 (6.6 M)
- Sheet 2, Map showing location of glaciers, glacier-dammed lakes glacier-sheathed volcanoes and areas subject to outburst flooding in south central Alaska, scale 1:1,000,000 (6.1 M)
- Sheet 3, Photographs illustrating the variability of glacier-dammed lakes and damage caused by outburst floods (11.0 M)
Coastal and River; Coastal and River Hazards; Engineering; Flood; Geology; Glacier Outburst Flood
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