Information About

Jacksmith Bay

Quick Facts

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Location

59 ° 29' 19" N,
161 ° 44' 7" W

Region

Bethel (CA)

Uses

Jacksmith Bay in Detail.

About

on E shore of Kuskokwim Bay, 28 mi. NW of Goodnews, Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta.

History

Local name published in 1914 by U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS). The Eskimo name is reported to be "Nerviak," meaning "place to eat." The bay is "entirely bare at low tide."