This section speaks to the human environment and conditions of the Cook Inlet drainages – that is the land status, infrastructure, cultural resources, and recreational uses of the study area. Research reported here has been assembled from 2004-2008, with some sections including data gathered through 2010. Download individual chapters from the link at the right, either in summary or complete form, or explore individual chapters below.

Chapters

Chapter 46: Land and Water Use

Status of private and public lands and surface waters

Chapter 47: Transportation

Existing and proposed land, water and air transportation facilities and services

Chapter 48: Power

Existing services and facilities

Chapter 49: Socioeconomics

Demographics, economy, infrastructure and history of the Lake and Peninsula Borough, Bristol Bay Borough and the Dillingham Census Area

Chapter 50: Cultural Resources

Prehistory, ethnography and history

Chapter 51: Reserved for Future Studies

Chapter 52: Visual Resources

Scenic quality of the landscape

Chapter 53: Recreation

Outdoor recreational resources and activities with estimated economic contributions to the study area