Information About

Nest Island

Quick Facts

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Location

57 ° 17' 42" N,
152 ° 53' 41" W

Region

Kodiak Island

Part of

Kodiak Island

Nest Island in Detail.

About

in Kiliuda Bay, on SE coast of Kodiak I.

History

Descriptive name given in 1930 by U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS), "Because of duplications of the name Parrot * * *. The field party * * * called the group of islands located here Parrot Islands because hundreds of sea-parrots have the top of this island honeycombed with burrows * * *."