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Unimak

(o͞o`nĭmăk, yo͞o`–), volcanic island, 70 mi (113 km) long, off W Alaska. It is the largest of the Aleutian Islands, and nearest to the Alaska PeninsulaAlaska Peninsula,
SW Alaska, extending 500 mi (800 km) SW from the mainland, separating Bristol Bay and the Bering Sea from Cook Inlet, the Shelikof Strait, and Pacific Ocean.
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. Mt. Shishaldin (9,980 ft/3,042 m), an intermittently active volcano, is on Unimak.
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Currently, 3 stocks of harbor porpoise are recognized in Alaska: 1) the Southeast Alaska stock--occurring from Dixon Entrance (54[degrees]30'N; 134[degrees]00'W) to Cape Suckling (60[degrees]00'N; 144[degrees]00'W), 2) the Gulf of Alaska stock--occurring from Cape Suckling to Unimak Pass, and 3) the Bering Sea stock--occurring throughout the Aleutian Islands and all waters north of Unimak Pass (Allen and Angliss, 2012).
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One of the most destructive tsunamis of the past century resulted from a great earthquake centered near Unimak Island in Alaska's Prince William Sound on April 1, 1946.
The new track led through Unimak Pass in the Aleutians into the Bering Sea, passing north of the Aleutian chain and reaching the Soviet Union near Ust'-Kamchatsk.
The Civil Liberties Act of 1988 includes the following provisions: an apology for the evacuation, relocation, and internment of such citizens and permanent resident aliens; a provision for a public education fund to educate citizens about the internment; a call for restitution to interned Japanese Americans; a call for restitution to Aleut residents of the Pribil of Islands and the Aleutian Islands west of Unimak Island for injustices suffered while those Aleut residents were under U.
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In 2011, FWS denied the State of Alaska's proposal to kill wolves on Unimak Island Wilderness within the Alaska Maritime National Wildlife Refuge.
From Unimak Island east along the Alaska Peninsula to Ugashik Bay, the 1941 Bristol Bay survey was divided into two areas--in-shore and offshore.