Information About

Wind River

Quick Facts

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Location

59 ° 45' 18" N,
158 ° 53' 15" W

Region

Dillingham (CA)

Elevation

131 ft (39.93 m)

Uses

Wind River in Detail.

About

heads at Lake Kulik, flows SE to Mikchalk Lake, 53 mi. NW of Dillingham, Kilbuck=Kuskokwim Mts.

History

Local name obtained in 1930 from F. H. Waskey and Beverley Polley, local inhabitants, by Gerald FitzGerald, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). The Eskimo name "Gui=guok=lok" was recorded on a 1910 manuscript map by H. C. Fasset, U.S. Bureau of Fisheries (USBF).