A recent conversation with a pilot/teacher/resident of Galena produced some interesting word pictures.
“Dusty, very dusty”
“on the verge” (of rebuilding)
“Streets are a mess”
“FEMA=more money+more red tape”
Photo credit, Anchorage Daily News
…or atleast, in the river. A quarter of a million red salmon (sockeye) passed the sonar station on the Kenai River Tuesday. I mean they passed the sonar station…ON TUESDAY! In one day! That’s a lot of fish during one 24-hour period.http://ow.ly/n4qlT
That’s, like, ten thousand per hour. Which is about 170 per minute. Or 3 fish every second.
The downside is the famous, but vanishing, Kenai River kings; this year fewer than 600 (total) have returned.
Follow this link and read a quick story about outreach ministry in a remote village in western Alaska.