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Bore Tides
An International Phenomenon
hey have been described as breaking waves as high as 26 feet, sounding like locomotive trains, foaming and frothing along at speeds between 6 and 24 miles per hour. Tidal bores are anything but BORING. Find out more with the Southcentral Alaska Bore Tide Information and Schedule.

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

The total value of Alaska’s mineral industry in 2003 was $1.021 billion, the eighth billion-dollar year in a row. Exploration investment was about $26 million, development investment was about $15 million and the total gross value of all minerals was about $980 million.