Chignik Fish Weir, Chignik River

Chignik Fish Weir, Chignik River

Chignik River starts at Black Lake and flows southeast for 20 miles (32 km) to Chignik Lagoon, about 9 miles (14.5 km) west of Chignik, Alaska. The name was first reported in 1899 by Lieutenant Commander J.F. Moser, of the U.S. Navy, and captain of the U.S. Bureau of...
Newport, Yaquina Bay

Newport, Yaquina Bay

Newport is a coastal community on Yaquina Bay on the central Oregon coast. about 39 miles (63 km) west of Corvallis and 23 miles (37 km) south of Lincoln City, Oregon. Yaquina Bay is an estuary, approximately 2048 acres (829 ha) in area, traversed by the Yaquina Bay...
Williamsport, Iliamna Bay

Williamsport, Iliamna Bay

Williamsport is a boat landing and community at the mouth of Williams Creek in the Chigmit Mountains on the west shore of Iliamna Bay on Cook Inlet, about 75 miles (121 km) west of Homer and 43 miles (70 km) east of Iliamna, Alaska. The community is located at the end...