Unalaska Island


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Unalaska Island

a large volcanic island in SW Alaska, in the Aleutian Islands. Length: 120 km (75 miles). Greatest width: about 40 km (25 miles)
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From Sauer's (1802) account of the expedition, as well as Merck's (1980) own account, we know that Merck, on board the Slava Rossii, visited Unalaska Island a second time from 21 June to 4 July 1791.
asprellus cited here from near the Pribilof Islands provide the 1st confirmed records from the Bering Sea and extend the range to Unalaska Island. Several larval specimens from the southeastern Bering Sea are also cataloged in the UWFC.
It covered the eastern Bering Sea upper continental slope (200 m to >1200 m depth) from just north of Unalaska Island north to the U.S.-Russian border, and was conducted with a Poly Nor'eastern bottom trawl equipped with mud-sweep roller gear on the footrope.
in 1967 from Wisconsin, with a thesis entitled "An Analysis of the Bone Industry from Amaknak Island, Alaska." It was based on a study of archaeological collections from the Unalaska Island area (eastern Aleutians), which were housed at the Field Museum of Natural History in Chicago and the American Museum of Natural History in New York.
Its three-day tour ($834) begins with a flight to Dutch Harbor on Unalaska Island. A seven-day tour ($1,273) includes sightseeing on Kodiak Island, a 700-mile ferry trip from Kodiak to Dutch Harbor with stops at fishing villages, and three days in Dutch Harbor.
SEAK.--Carter and Sealy (2010) reported that: (a) WH Dall (1873) had noted breeding at the Chica Islets near Unalaska Island in the Aleutian Islands in 1872; (b) C Littlejohn (Bendire 1895) had noted breeding at an unnamed island off of the Alaska Peninsula in 1894; and (c) breeding had not been recorded in SEAK before 1901.
Other than three whales photographed near the Barren Islands by NMML in 2001 (Durban (2)), and resighted east of Unalaska Island in 2002; no other transient whales from this area have been photographed north and east of the Shumagin Islands.
WILDFLOWERS OF UNALASKA ISLAND: A GUIDE TO THE FLOWERING PLANTS OF AN ALEUTIAN ISLAND.
They were also collected by longline from waters north of Unalaska Island in the Aleutian Islands in 1996, the central Gulf of Alaska and the northwestern Bering Sea near Russia in 1997, and north of Unalaska Island (Aleutian Islands) and in the eastern and central Gulf of Alaska in 2001.
Lawrence Island, Cape Prince of Wales, Nunivak Island, Alaska Peninsula, and Unalaska Island) yield a weighted mean of 737 [+ or -] 20 years.
Some run loose near Chernofski on nearby Unalaska Island, where the company doesn't lease land.