Information About

Sturgeon River

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Sturgeon River on The Map

Location

57 ° 32' 28" N,
154 ° 31' 36" W

Region

Kodiak Island

Uses

Sturgeon River in Detail.

About

heads at 572700N1541500W flows SW and NW to Shelikof Strait, 3.5 mi. SW of Karluk, on W coast of Kodiak I.

History

Translation by U.S. Bureau of Fisheries (USBF) in 1888 of the Russian name "R(eka) Shipinskaya" published by Captain Tebenkov (1852, map 22), Imperial Russian Navy (IRN).