The Eastern Arctic Seas Encyclopedia

2016 Edition
| Editors: Igor S. Zonn, Andrey G. Kostianoy, Aleksandr V. Semenov


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Salkay – is an island located west of Olenyok Bay. Belongs to the group of four islands, with the Daldalakh Island in the north followed by the Orto Ary Island. The length of the island is 7.5 km. It is quite elevated, with even landscape. In the northern part, the height of the island is about 6 m. In the east it is surrounded by large shallows.

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