Information About

Chignik Lagoon

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Location

56 ° 19' 9" N,
158 ° 33' 5" W

Region

Lake and Peninsula

Uses

Chignik Lagoon in Detail.

About

on E coast Alaska Peninsula, 5 mi. NW of Chignik, Aleutian Range. 8 miles long.

History

Locally named after Chignik Bay; recorded in 1899 by Lieutenant Commander J. F. Moser, U.S. Navy (USN), of the U.S. Bureau of Fisheries (USBF) steamer Albatross.