Information About

Tunga Inlet

Quick Facts

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Location

55 ° 58' 21" N,
133 ° 15' 20" W

Region

Prince of Wales-Hyder (CA)

Elevation

36 ft (10.97 m)

Uses

Tunga Inlet in Detail.

About

extends between El Capitan Passage and Salt Water Lagoon, W coast of Prince of Wales I., Alex. Arch

History

Haida Indian name from the word "tanga," meaning "sea" or "salt," given in 1932 by U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS). The name "Salt Water Lagoon" was published for this feature in 1925 Coast Pilot (p. 155).

Places Near Tunga Inlet
Archipelagos:

Gaohi Islands, Ham Islands, Kleiti Islands, Kussu Islands,

Bars:

Fir Rock, Peep Rock,

Bays:

Chusini Cove, Clam Cove, Cyrus Cove, Devilfish Bay, Guhao Inlet, Gutchi Cove, Indian Garden Bay, Jinhi Bay, Kahli Cove, Kaigao Cove, Kaikli Cove, Karheen Cove, Little Naukati Bay, Naukati Bay, Nichin Cove, Nundei Cove, Ragged Cove, Rocky Bay, Rocky Cove, Sarheen Cove, Sarkar Cove, Sea Otter Sound, Squam Bay, Surku Cove, Tokeen Bay, Tunga Inlet, Yahku Cove,

Capes:

Point Swift, Ahtun Point, Aneskett Point, Dargun Point, Istku Point, Kaigao Point, Kaishi Point, Kauda Point, Kinani Point, Kugun Point, Kussan Point, Kutegi Point, Kwati Point, Sarkar Point, Shikat Point, Tahka Point, Turn Point, White Point,

Channels:

Brockman Pass, Dry Pass, El Capitan Passage, Karheen Passage, Marble Passage, Skookumchuck, Tenass Pass, Tonowek Narrows, Tuxekan Narrows, Tuxekan Passage, Whale Passage,

Flats:

Kladein Flats,

Hills:

Pin Peak,

Islands:

Aikens Rock, Brockman Island, Burnt Island, Camp Island, Cap Island, Chapin Island, Clam Island, Cob Island, Dasani Islands, Dot Island, Dove Island, El Capitan Island, Elghi Island, Flat Island, Fontaine Island, Garden Island, Graveyard Island, Hauti Island, Hoot Island, Hub Rock, Kassan Islands, Keski Island, Klinau Island, Knob Island, Mabel Island, Marble Island, North Island, Orr Island, Owl Island, Point Swift Rock, Point Swift Rock, Rookery Islands, San Island, Sangao Island, Scott Island, Scow Island, Sigh Islands, Singa Island, Spanberg Island, Staney Island, Suhti Island, Teal Island, Tenass Island, Trim Island, Tuxekan Island, Twin Islands, Village Rock,

Lakes:

El Capitan Lake, Cavern Lake, Chuck Lake, Crooked Lake, Exchange Lake, Hook Lake, Island Lake, Jay Lake, Karheen Lakes, Marsh Lake, Mink Lake, Neck Lake, Salt Water Lagoon, Sarkar Lake, Scott Lagoon, Shipley Lake, Sink Hole Lake, Sutter Lake, Twin Island Lake,

Mountains:

El Capitan Peak, Holbrook Mountain, The Nipples, Pyramid Peak, Tokeen Peak, Twin Mountain,

Mountain Passes:

Skookumschuck,

Streams:

Big Creek, Chuck Creek, East Fork Tonowek Creek, Exchange Creek, Gutchi Creek, Karheen Creek, Mabel Creek, Marble Creek, Marsh Creek, Mink Creek, Naukati Creek, Sarkar Creek, Shakan Creek, Squaw Creek, Staney Creek, Sutter Creek, Tokhini Creek, Tonowek Creek, Yatuk Creek,

Cities:

Calder (historical), Deweyville (historical), Karheen (historical), Naukati Bay, New Tokeen, Tokeen, Tuxekan (historical), Whale Pass,

Waterfalls:

Silver Salmon Falls,