Photos show some of the erosion caused by surge of high water in late June on the Noatak River. As of June 29th, 24 feet of bank have been lost adjacent to the Noatak Airport, and 28 feet adjacent to the landfill.
High water in the Noatak River causes erosion near the old dump site.
Extremely high water on the Noatak
River erosion in Noatak is posing a threat to wells and transmission lines along the bank as the river ebbs closer.