Throat River

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Quick Facts
  • Location: 66 ° 33' 18" N, 159 ° 58' 21" W
  • Region: Northwest Arctic
  • Uses:
  • Elevation: 49 ft (14.94 m)


flows NE to Selawik River, 3 mi. S of Selawik, Kotzebue-Kobuk Low.

Translation of an Eskimo name reported in 1884 as "Eegyak or Throat River," by Lieutenant J. C. Cantwell, U.S. Revenue-Cutter Service (USRCS).



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