Information About

Johnson River

Quick Facts

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Location

60 ° 39' 13" N,
162 ° 6' 32" W

Region

Bethel (CA)

Uses

Johnson River in Detail.

About

approx. 210 mi. long; in the Yukon Delta National Wildlife Refuge, heads in Arhymot Lake, flows SW to enter the Kuskokwim River

History

Local name reported in 1949 by U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS); possibly named for Eric Johnson, prospector. The Eskimos consider this part of the Kvichavak River.