Information About

Kachemach Mound

Quick Facts

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Location

70 ° 10' 10" N,
150 ° 38' 15" W

Region

North Slope

Elevation

75 ft (22.86 m)

Uses

Kachemach Mound in Detail.

About

2.5 mi. E of Colville River and 13 mi. S of Harrison Bay, Arctic Plain.

History

Named in 1951 by Abraham and George Woods, an Eskimo father and his son, who have lived in this area most of their lives. The name was derived from that of the nearby river.

Places Near Kachemach Mound
Areas:

Colville River Delta,

Capes:

Anajuk Point,

Hills:

Kachemach Mound, Pikonik Mound,

Lakes:

Angler Lake,

Mountains:

Kachemach Mound,

Rivers:

Kachemach River, Miluveach River,