Information About

Ukinyak Creek

Quick Facts

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Location

68 ° 44' 19" N,
166 ° 11' 42" W

Region

North Slope

Elevation

23 ft (7.01 m)

Uses

Ukinyak Creek in Detail.

About

heads in Lisburne Hills, flows S and W to Chukchi Sea, 6 mi. N of Cape Dyer, Arctic Slope.

History

Eskimo name reported in 1956 by Orth to mean "cut"; so called "because the stream cuts into the mountains."