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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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