Maple Bay, Sansum Narrows

Maple Bay, Sansum Narrows

Maple Bay is a community located on Sansum Narrows, an inlet in the Salish Sea that separates Vancouver Island from Salt Spring Island, about 29 miles (47 km) northwest of Victoria and 28 miles (45 km) southeast of Nanaimo, British Columbia. Maple Bay lies within the...
Clarks Point, Nushagak Bay

Clarks Point, Nushagak Bay

Clarks Point is a small community named after a spit located on the eastern shore of Nushagak Bay, about 57 miles (92 km) west-northwest of Naknek and 14 miles (23 km) south-southwest of Dillingham, Alaska. The point was named for John Clark, who was the manager of...
North Dawes River, North Dawes Inlet

North Dawes River, North Dawes Inlet

North Dawes Glacier flows south from the Coast Mountains to North Dawes Inlet, about 74 miles (119 km) southeast of Juneau and 51 miles (82 km) north of Petersburg, Alaska. The local name was reported in 1961 by the U.S. Geological Survey and is named after the Dawes...