Information About

Poa Island

Quick Facts

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Location

54 ° 7' 38" N,
165 ° 29' 59" W

Region

Aleutians East

Elevation

223 ft (67.97 m)

Uses

Poa Island in Detail.

About

1 mi. SE of Akun I., Krenitzin Islands., Aleutian Islands.

History

Named in 1888 by U.S. Bureau of Fisheries (USBF) for a genus of grasses. Captain Tebnenkov (1852, map 26), Imperial Russian Navy (IRN), called it O(strov) Tumannoi, meaning Foggy Island.