McArthur River, Trading Bay

McArthur River, Trading Bay

Go to McArthur River McArthur River starts at the terminus of McArthur Glacier and flows southeast for 33 miles (53 km) to Trading Bay in Cook Inlet, 30 miles (48 km) northwest of Kenai, Alaska. The river was named in 1910 by U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey for the...
Cape Etolin, Nunivak Island

Cape Etolin, Nunivak Island

Go to Cape Etolin Cape Etolin is a point of land extending into the Bering Sea on the north coast of Nunivak Island, 25 miles (40 km) southwest of Cape Vancouver on the mainland, and 6.4 miles (10 km) northeast of the community of Mekoryuk, Alaska. The cape was named...
Gualala River, Gualala Point

Gualala River, Gualala Point

Go to Gualala River The Gualala River is on the northern coast of California and flows from a sparsely populated mountainous watershed with an area of about 298 square miles (77,182 ha) to the coast at the community of Gualala, California. Precipitation in the...
Blackstone Glacier, Blackstone Bay

Blackstone Glacier, Blackstone Bay

Go to Blackstone Glacier Blackstone Glacier flows northeast for 7 miles (11.3 km) from the Chugach Mountains to its terminus at the head of Blackstone Bay, about 8 miles (13 km) south of Whittier, Alaska. The local name was reported in 1899 by W.C. Mendenhall of the...