Information About

Kason Spit

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Kason Spit on The Map

Location

67 ° 43' 60" N,
164 ° 34' 0" W

Region

Northwest Arctic

Uses

Kason Spit in Detail.

About

in Kivalina Lagoon, 2 mi. NW of Kivalina, Kotzebue-Kobuk Low.

History

Eskimo name meaning "drumstick"; so called because of its nearness to a circular sand bar called "the drum" (Kilon). Name reported in 1966 by E. S. Burch.