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House Damaged by Matanuska River Bank Erosion
House Damaged by Matanuska River Bank Erosion
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Title: House Damaged by Matanuska River Bank Erosion

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A dangling staircase leads to where an addition to this Sutton, Alaska house was ripped away when the Matanuska River eroded its banks in 2010. A new USGS report maps the location and characteristics of the banks to help identify erosion hazard areas.



Location: Sutton, AK, USA

Date Taken: August 31, 2010

Photographer: Janet Curran , USGS


Usage: This image is public domain/of free use unless otherwise stated. Please refer to the USGS Copyright section for how to credit the photo.

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Scientific Investigations Report 2011-5214

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Dimensions: 3648 x 2736
Resolution: 180 dpi

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