from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • MountKatmai A volcano, about 2,048 m (6,715 ft) high, in the Aleutian Range of southern Alaska at the eastern end of the Alaska Peninsula. It erupted cataclysmically in June 1912 creating the Valley of Ten Thousand Smokes.


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  • The moral is clear my son, If you are not fast enough to outrun, Choose not to carry a big gun, Tent camping in Katmai you should shun.

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  • There is also a daring rescue mission of a sunken fishing boat called the Katmai with tragic results.

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  • The Katmai is the fourth head-and-gut vessel to suffer catastrophe this decade, beginning with the 2001 sinking of the Arctic Rose in the Bering Sea, killing all

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  • About 21,000 gallons of oil remain in the Prince William Sound area, as well as lingering oil on the Kenai peninsula and Katmai coast, over 450 miles away, according to the report, and is dissipating at a rate of less than 4 percent a year.

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  • Coming over a hill in what is now Katmai National Park, he found a ghost town that remained after the collapse of the local herring industry.

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