Information About

Amanka Lake

Quick Facts

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Location

59 ° 5' 46.585" N,
159 ° 13' 20.176" W

Region

Dillingham (CA)

Length

8 mi (12.87 km)

Elevation

39 ft (11.89 m)

Uses

Amanka Lake in Detail.

About

extends W to Iqushik River, 30 mi. W of Dillingham, Kilbuck-Kuskokwim Mts.; 8 miles long.

History

Eskimo name reported in 1898 by J. E. Spurr and W. S. Post, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS); Ivan Petroff reported its name as "Pogakhluk Lake", in the 10th census in 1880.