The Japanese bombed Dutch Harbor and invaded the Aleutians. The Alaska Highway was completed.
magnitude of 7.4
magnitude of 8.3 and was the tallest wave recorded 1,720 feet
Alaska becomes the 49th state
Arctic National Wildlife Refuge
largest earthquake in Prince William Sound with a magnitude of 9.2
Eben Hopson started AFN
Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act
This law settled land and financial claims made by the alaska natives and provided for the establishment of 13 regional corporation to administer those claims.
race officially started
Tobeluk Vs. Lind was to provide high schools to villages.
Permanent Fund Dividend
Largest pipeline in the United States and North America covering 213,543 acres.
Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act
The ship hit a reef and the oil spill covered 1,300 miles
oil spilled over 1.9 acres
magnitude of 5.2