Information About

Izhiga Cove

Quick Facts

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Location

53 ° 18' 53" N,
168 ° 23' 1" W

Region

Aleutians West (CA)

Uses

Izhiga Cove in Detail.

About

in Inanudak Bay, on W central coast of Umnak I.; Aleutian Islands. 1 mile wide.

History

Aleut name reported by Father Veniaminov (1840, v. 1, p. 146) and applied to this cove after the area was surveyed in 1939 by U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS). Anchorage" because it "affords a fair anchorage in northerly weather * * *."