Information About

Verdant Island

Quick Facts

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Location

60 ° 16' 7" N,
148 ° 11' 12" W

Region

Valdez-Cordova (CA)

Elevation

79 ft (24.08 m)

Uses

Verdant Island in Detail.

About

at mouth of Icy Bay, off E coast of Kenai Peninsula, 4 mi. SW of Chenega, Chugach Mts

History

Named by a U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS) field party in 1933, "because it is heavily wooded and has a green appearance."