Information About

Ataku Island

Quick Facts

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Location

56 ° 49' 42" N,
135 ° 29' 11" W

Region

Sitka

Part of

Necker Islands

Length

0.4 mi (0.64 km)

Elevation

66 ft (20.12 m)

Uses

Ataku Island in Detail.

About

in Necker Is., on W coast of Baranof I., 17 mi. SW of Sitka; Alex. Arch. 0.4 mile wide.

History

Tlingit Indian name reported in 1809 by Ivan Vasiliev the first, Imperial Russian Navy (IRN); published by Lieutenant Sarichev (1826, map 19), Imperial Russian Navy (IRN), as "O(strov) Ataku," or "Ataku Island."

Places Near Ataku Island
Areas:

South Rocks,

Archipelagos:

Gillmore Islands, Kutchuma Islands, Necker Islands, Taigud Islands,

Bars:

Alexander Rock, Biorka Reef, Ferebee Rock, Frosty Reef, Keene Rock, Liar Rocks, Makhnati Rock, Middle Rock, Mitchell Rock, Nicholson Rocks, North Rock, Rocky Patch, Rose Rock, Simpson Rock, Tsaritsa Rock, Vasilief Bank,

Bays:

Aleutkina Bay, Big Bay, Crane Cove, Herring Bay, Hot Springs Bay, Jamestown Bay, Kanga Bay, Kidney Cove, Kliuchevoi Bay, Marsh Bay, Mielkoi Cove, Pirate Cove, President Bay, Redoubt Bay, Rocky Cove, Samsing Cove, Sandy Cove, Sevenfathom Bay, Sitka Sound, Symonds Bay, Three Entrance Bay,

Capes:

Point Woodhouse, Cape Burunof, Hanus Point, Kliuchef Peninsula, Peresheek Point, Povorotni Point, Shoals Point, Silver Point,

Channels:

Biorka Channel, Cameron Pass, Dorothy Narrows, Eastern Channel, First Narrows, Islet Passage, Koka Island Passage, Middle Channel, Windy Passage,

Dams:

Sheldon Jackson College Dam,

Hills:

The Beehive,

Islands:

Aleutski Island, Ataku Island, Ball Islets, Bamdoroshni Island, Beardslee Islands, Belknap Islands, Berry Island, Biali Rock, Biorka Island, Blackbird Island, Boidarkin Island, Breast Island, Calligan Island, Calming Island, Cannon Island, Caution Island, Cobb Island, Dove Island, The Eckholms, Elovoi Island, Emgeten Island, Entrance Islet, Error Island, Fankuda Islet, Fassett Island, Fragrant Island, Fritz Island, Fruit Island, Fruit Islands, Galankin Island, Galkin Island, Glagolm Island, Golf Island, Goloi Island, Golovni Island, Gornoi Island, Guertin Island, Gull Islet, Gunboat Rock, Hanus Islet, Harris Island, Ilput Island, Impassible Island, Jacknife Islands, Jacob Rock, John Rock, Jug Island, Kaiuchali Island, Kamennoi Island, Kanga Island, Katz Island, Kayak Islands, Kirbas Island, Kirushkin Island, Kita Island, Kliuchevoi Island, Koka Island, Kolash Island, Korga Island, Kulichkof Rock, Kutkan Island, Legma Island, Liesnoi Island, Liesnoi Island, Little Biorka Island, Little Wrangell Island, Long Island, Love Island, Low Island, Luce Island, Maid Island, Makhnati Island, Marshall Island, Martin Island, McClellan Group, Mertz Island, Minett Island, Mogilnoi Island, Morne Island, Naerie Rock, Nameless Island, Nepovorotni Rocks, Nevski Island, North Rock, Obsechki Island, Passage Islands, Peisar Island, Pishak Island, Pritchard Rock, Rachek Island, Ring Island, Road Island, Rockwell Island, Rockwell Island, Rogers Island, Round Island, Scow Island, Sheep Island, Smith Island, Sosnovoi Island, Stewart Island, Stewart Island, Surf Rock, Taigud Island, Tava Island, Terbilon Island, Tiurpa Island, Torsar Island, Turning Island, The Twins, Ulinoi Island, Unishka Island, Urilof Island, Vasilief Rock, Viesokoi Rock, Virublennoi Island, Vitskari Island, Vitskari Rocks, Volga Island, Whale Island, Wrangell Island, Zenobia Rock,

Mountains:

Camel Mountain, Mount Dranishnikof, Mount Kinkaid, Mount Kliuchef,

Mountain Passes:

Ellsworth Cut,

Mountain Ranges:

The Pyramids,

Rivers:

Dranishnikov River, Indian River,

Streams:

Kizhuchia Creek,

Cities:

The Redoubt (historical), Goddard,