Information About

Akalolik Creek

Quick Facts

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Location

68 ° 28' 59" N,
166 ° 18' 16" W

Region

North Slope

Elevation

26 ft (7.92 m)

Uses

Akalolik Creek in Detail.

About

heads in Lisburne Hills, flows SW 20 mi. to Chukchi Sea, 17 mi. NE of Point Hope; Arctic Slope.

History

Eskimo name recorded in 1918 as "Ahka-lu-rak" by Archdeacon Stuck (1920, p. 155-156). name "A-ka-loo-lick" means "fishing place."