Information About

Akulik River

Quick Facts

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Location

64 ° 50' 26" N,
160 ° 59' 13" W

Region

Nome (CA)

Uses

Akulik River in Detail.

About

flows SW about to NE side of Norton Bay, between Koyuk and Inglutalik Rivers, Seward Peninsula High. 30 miles long.

History

Eskimo name reported in 1842-44 as Kvyguk by Lieutenant L. A. Zagoskin, Imperial Russian Navy (IRN). The name Ahkoolik was reported for this stream in 1900 by W. J. Peters, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).

Places Near Akulik River
Bays:

Koyuk Inlet,

Cities:

Koyuk,

Rivers:

Akulik River, Inglutalik River, Koyuk River, Miniatulik River, Mukluktulik River,