Information About

Iglupiak

Quick Facts

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Location

67 ° 43' 0" N,
163 ° 40' 60" W

Region

Northwest Arctic

Elevation

413 ft (125.88 m)

Uses

Iglupiak in Detail.

About

on Omikviorok River, 23 mi. E of Kivalina, Kotzebue-Kobuk Low.

History

Eskimo name meaning "one sided"; so called because in this section of the river there is a high bank on the north side and a low bank on the south side; reported in 1966 by E. S. Burch.