Information About

Tununak River

Quick Facts

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Location

60 ° 34' 43" N,
165 ° 16' 11" W

Region

Bethel (CA)

Uses

Tununak River in Detail.

About

Heads at 603045N, 1651730W, flows N to Tununak Bay, SW of Tununak.

History

Eskimo name meaning "behind one's back." So called because "both forks of this river has its mouth at the village (?)"; reported in 1929 by U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS).