Information About

Kitnik River

Quick Facts

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Location

63 ° 41' 10" N,
170 ° 24' 51" W

Region

Nome (CA)

Elevation

7 ft (2.13 m)

Uses

Kitnik River in Detail.

About

On Saint Lawrence Island, heads on the N slopes of the Kookooligit Mountains and flows N 6 mi. to the Bering Sea, 2.5 mi SE of Savoonga Point.

History

Eskimo name recommended by the Savoonga village council and reported in 1949 by Major H. B. Allen, U.S. Air Force (USAF).