Nigisaktuvik River

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Quick Facts
  • Location: 70 ° 32' 51" N, 157 ° 31' 8" W
  • Region: North Slope
  • Uses:
  • Elevation: 16 ft (4.88 m)


heads in lake at 695530N1574600W flows N to the Meade River, 6 mi. NW of village of Meade River, Arctic Plain.

Eskimo name, reported to mean "place where east wind blows," shown on a 1923 field sheet by E. C. Guerin, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), as "Nigisakfogvik River."



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