Information About

Salamander Lake

Quick Facts

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Location

55 ° 43' 36.788" N,
132 ° 29' 49.923" W

Region

Prince of Wales-Hyder (CA)

Length

0.6 mi (0.97 km)

Elevation

315 ft (96.01 m)

Uses

Salamander Lake in Detail.

About

On E coast of Prince of Wales Island, 13.5 mi NNW of Kasaan, 3.2 mi. NW of Thorne Head, Alex. Arch.

History

Named by C. L. Sainsbury, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), in 1956 because of the numerous salamanders that inhabit its waters.