Pilot cars and flaggers will guide traffic through seven areas where crews are still working.
Like other diseases caused by Orthopoxvirus strains, Alaskapox is found in small mammals, animal populations that can get overlooked.
These gnat snakeworms are a new species, distinct from their closest relatives in Europe — which are also known to move in a similar mass procession.
Alaska Communications said in a written statement that the damage and its ripple effects have significantly reduced the company’s capabilities.
Denali Borough Mayor Clay Walker says a preliminary report lists 15 affected properties.
Scientists and officials are advising hikers to be careful around the ice cave.
The highway is closed in the Black Rapids area south of Delta Junction and is likely to stay closed through the weekend.
Over 2.6 million acres have burned so far this season, and there are more than 250 active fires across the state.
The fire made a run in the Kobe Road area on Wednesday, prompting officials to urge any residents remaining to “leave now.”
They say the state should talk further with local residents and complete studies on the project’s soils and resources before continuing the sales.