Information About

Kahniruk River

Quick Facts

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Location

60 ° 18' 47" N,
166 ° 36' 11" W

Region

Bethel (CA)

Uses

Kahniruk River in Detail.

About

flows NW to Bering Sea at Kahnirukmiut, 18 mi. SW of Cape Etolin, on N coast of Nunivak I.

History

Eskimo name meaning "corner (of the cove)" reported in 1949 by US@C&GS.