Information About

Kuropak Creek

Quick Facts

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Location

68 ° 4' 35" N,
165 ° 35' 21" W

Region

North Slope

Elevation

52 ft (15.85 m)

Uses

Kuropak Creek in Detail.

About

Flows SSE to the Chukchi Sea at the SE end of the Telavirak Hills, 11 mi SE of Cape Thompson, Arctic Slope.

History

Eskimo name alluding to "a big valley hidden by a small mouth" according to W. O. Pruitt, University of Alaska, in 1962.