Information About

Bear Island

Quick Facts

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Location

57 ° 39' 42" N,
154 ° 2' 5" W

Region

Kodiak Island

Elevation

56 ft (17.07 m)

Uses

Bear Island in Detail.

About

on NW coast of Kodiak I., 17 mi. NE of Karluk. 0.4 mile across.

History

Named in 1897 by Lieutenant Commander Moser, U.S. Navy (USN), commander of the U.S. Bureau of Fisheries (USBF) steamer Albatross.