The Tanana River
Southeast Fairbanks Census Area, Alaska (01 June 2011).
Day 02 of the 2011 Roadtrip from Alaska to Florida (Mile 0487 of 7221).
A shot of the silty, slaty shoreline of the Tanana River in central Alaska. The rivers in this part of the state were very much silty during the summer months — carrying with them the annual load of earth-laden snow-melt. The earth is always on the move during the Alaskan summer months.