The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
one of the channels of the Lena River delta. Its length is 106 km. Beyond the Tuurur well-delineated area, it divides into the Ispolatov and Sinitsyn channels. Bykov Channel is navigable and serves as a link between the Lena River and Tiksi Bay.
The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.