Information About

Nizina Glacier

Quick Facts

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Location

61 ° 37' 52" N,
142 ° 27' 3" W

Region

Valdez-Cordova (CA)

Length

7 mi (11.27 km)

Elevation

2746 ft (836.98 m)

Uses

Nizina Glacier in Detail.

About

Located in the Wrangell Mountains, formed by Rohn and Regal Glaciers, trends 11.3 km (7 mi) S to its terminus at the head of Nizina River, 29 km (18 mi) NE of McCarthy.

History

Indian name applied in 1899 by Rohn (1900, p. 407), U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).

Nizina Glacier Gallery

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