Information About

Imikrak Creek

Quick Facts

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Location

68 ° 7' 12" N,
165 ° 54' 1" W

Region

North Slope

Elevation

105 ft (32 m)

Uses

Imikrak Creek in Detail.

About

Flows SW to the Chukchi Sea, 2.7 mi SE of Cape Thompson, Arctic Slope. 0.5 mile long.

History

Eskimo name reported in 1950 to mean "warm water" by U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS) and spelled cEm-mik-roak." The stream is reported not to freeze in winter, probably due to Cliff Spring near its mouth.