The Eastern Arctic Seas Encyclopedia

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

Shishmaref Inlet

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-24237-8_476

Shishmaref Inlet – is a bay, situated in the northwest of Seward Peninsula, Alaska, Unites States. It is the southernmost point of the Chukchi Sea border. Shishmaref settlement is located on the eastern shore of the bay. It was named after the Russian circumnavigator G. S. Shishmarev.

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