Information About

Amazon Creek

Quick Facts

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Location

61 ° 30' 39" N,
142 ° 54' 6" W

Region

Valdez-Cordova (CA)

Elevation

2215 ft (675.13 m)

Uses

Amazon Creek in Detail.

About

Heads in the moraine in Amazon Gulch and flows SW to Root Glacier near its junction with Kennicott Glacier, 6 mi. N of Mccarthy, Wrangell Mountains. 1.2 miles long.

History

Local name; reported in 1908 by D. C. Witherspoon, (in Moffit and Capps, 1911, pl. 2), U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).