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Water Transportation in Alaska

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2013

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Schultz, Caroline, 2013, Water Transportation in Alaska: Alaska Economic Trends, v. 33, no. 9, p. 12-18.

Summary

The article focuses on Alaska's water transportation which Alaska depends on in hauling bulk cargo like oil or coal out of the state and brining in freight ranging from refrigerated containers of lettuce to drill rigs. It provides the history of Alaska's water transportation and the increased commercialization of the Yukon River following the transfer of Alaska from Russia. It indicates that Alaska's mines and oil rely on water transportation to get their materials to market.

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nwblcc-20160306.xml

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ISSN http://sciencebase.gov/vocab/identifierScheme 01603345

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