As May moved along, the ground started to yield and the days grew longer. It was then that troopers brought in heavy equipment to assist in the search for bodies. It represented a kind of desperation: there is nothing particularly delicate about a Cat, although a skilled operator with a deft touch can come awfully close to turning a Cat excavator into a precision tool.
And yet, even with the heavy lifters, the Knik refused to give up all its secrets.
Detail: Hansen’s Map – Knik River Sites (courtesy Alaska State Troopers)
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