Information About

Karta Lake

Quick Facts

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Location

55 ° 33' 36.61" N,
132 ° 37' 37.355" W

Region

Prince of Wales-Hyder (CA)

Length

1.5 mi (2.41 km)

Elevation

112 ft (34.14 m)

Uses

Karta Lake in Detail.

About

on Prince of Wales I. near head of Kasaan Bay, in course of Karta River, Alex. Arch.

History

Local name reported in 1906 by Wright and Wright (1908, fig. 15), U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). The name "Little Salmon" was published for this lake by G. H. Canfield (in Brooks and others, 1916, p. 110), U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).