USGS HA 455
Title:Glacier dammed lakes and outburst floods in Alaska
Authors:Post, Austin and Mayo, L.R.
Publisher:U.S. Geological Survey
Ordering Info:USGS Publications Warehouse
Quadrangle(s):Gulkana, Lime Hills, Juneau, Mount McKinley, Talkeetna, McCarthy, Middleton Island, Yakutat, Craig, Prince Rupert, Ruby, Healy, Talkeetna Mountains, Valdez, Lake Clark, Cordova, Bering Glacier, Tanacross, Bradfield Canal, Alaska Statewide, Fairbanks, Medfra, Mount Hayes, McGrath, Anchorage, Mount Saint Elias, Seldovia, Icy Bay, Skagway, Mount Fairweather, Sumdum, Big Delta, Tyonek, Iliamna, Eagle, Kenai, Sitka, Port Alexander, Ketchikan, Dixon Entrance, Kantishna River, Nabesna, Seward, Blying Sound, Atlin, Taku River, Petersburg
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.
- ha-0455.pdf (818.0 K)
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)