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Pysht River, Strait of Juan de Fuca

The Pysht River originates near Ellis Mountain on the Olympic Peninsula and flows generally north for 16 miles (26 km) to the Strait of Juan de Fuca, Washington.

Eastland Creek, Kachemak Bay

Eastland Creek is a stream on the Kenai Peninsula that flows south for 3 miles (5 km) to Kachemak Bay, about 16 miles (26 km) northeast of Homer, Alaska.

Napakiak, Kuskokwim River

Napakiak is a village of Central Alaska Yup’ik located on the right bank of the Kuskokwim River at the confluence of Johnson Slough in the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta, about 10 air miles (16 km) southwest of Bethel, Alaska.

Garcia River, Manchester Beach

The Garcia River is 44 miles (71 km) long, draining a watershed of 144 square miles (37,296 ha) that starts at an elevation of 2,470 feet (750 m), and enters the Pacific Ocean at Manchester State Park just north of Point Arena, California.

Alakanuk, Yukon River Delta

Alakanuk is a community located 15 miles (24 km) upstream from the Bering Sea at the east entrance of Alakanuk Pass, the major southern channel of the Yukon River, about 8 miles (13 km) southwest of Emmonak, 162 miles (261 km) northwest of Bethel, Alaska.

Polly Creek, Cook Inlet

Polly Creek is a stream that flows southeast for 8.5 miles (13.7 km) to the west shore of Cook Inlet, about 56 miles (90 km) northwest of Homer and 46 miles (74 km) southwest of Kenai, Alaska.

Bering River, Controller Bay

Bering River starts at the terminus of the Bering Glacier, and flows southwest about 20 miles to Controller Bay, about 57 miles east-southeast of Cordova, Alaska.

Fox River, Kachemak Bay

The Fox River starts at the terminus of the Chernof Glacier in the Kenai Mountains and flows 27 miles (43 km) to the head of Kachemak Bay, 52 miles (84 km) south-southeast of Kenai and 22 miles (35 km) northeast of Homer, Alaska.

Necanicum River, Seaside

Necanicum River is approximately 21 miles (34 km) long, drains a forested watershed of 84 square miles (21,756 ha), and forms the first estuary south of the Columbia River about 70 miles (113 km) northwest of Portland and 13 miles (21 km) southwest of Astoria at the coastal community of Seaside, Oregon.

Ocean Roar, Walker Creek

Ocean Roar is a small group of buildings at the mouth of Walker Creek, and formerly a community on the North Pacific Coast Railroad, about 2.3 miles (3.7 km) southwest of Tomales and 16 miles (26 km) west of Petaluma, California.

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Sooes River, Makah Bay

Sooes River, Makah Bay

The Sooes River, also known as the Tsoo-Yess River, originates in the northwest foothills of the Olympic Mountains and flows for 16 miles (26 km) through private timberlands and the Makah Reservation until it reaches Makah Bay, about 120 miles (194 km) northwest of Seattle and 4 miles (6.5 km) southwest of Neah Bay, Washington.

Twentymile River, Turnagain Arm

Twentymile River, Turnagain Arm

Twentymile River starts from a series of small unnamed glaciers and snowfields in the western Chugach Mountains and flows generally south for 10 miles (16 km) where it joins Glacier River, and then flows another 5 miles (8 km) southwest to Turnagain Arm, about 12 miles (19 km) northwest of Whittier and 9 miles (15 km) southeast of Girdwood, Alaska.

North Arm Salt Chuck, Duncan Canal

North Arm Salt Chuck, Duncan Canal

The North Arm Salt Chuck is near the head of North Arm, an estuary about 5 miles (8 km) long at the head of Duncan Canal on Kupreanof Island, about 110 miles (177 km) southeast of Juneau and 13 miles (21 km) west of Petersburg, Alaska.

Sag River, Beaufort Sea

Sag River, Beaufort Sea

Sagavanirktok River, also known as the Sag River, starts between Endicott and Philip Smith Mountains in the Brooks Range and flows north for 110 miles (180 km) to the Beaufort Sea, about 105 miles (170 km) west of Kaktovik and 12 miles (19 km) northeast of Deadhorse, Alaska.

James Island, Quillayute River

James Island, Quillayute River

James Island has an elevation of over 160 feet (50 m) and is located at the mouth of the Quillayute River, about 32 miles (52 km) south of Neah Bay and 0.6 miles (1 km) west of La Push, Washington.

Dam Creek, Chinitna Bay

Dam Creek, Chinitna Bay

Dam Creek flows south for 5 miles (8 km) from the southwest flank of Mount Iliamna to merge with West Glacier Creek near the head of Chinitna Bay, about 62 miles (100 km) northwest of Homer and 44 miles (71 km) southeast of Port Alsworth, Alaska.

Glacier Creek, Girdwood

Glacier Creek, Girdwood

Glacier Creek starts from an unnamed glacier on the south flank of Goat Mountain in the Chugach Mountains and flows southwest for 10 miles (16 km) to Turnagain Arm near Girdwood, about 31 miles (50 km) southeast of Anchorage and 20 miles (32 km) northwest of Whittier, Alaska.

Blind Slough, Mitkof Island

Blind Slough, Mitkof Island

Blind Slough is an estuary about 4 miles (6.5 km) long forming the lower course of the Blind River, that flows northwest on Mitkof Island to Wrangell Narrows, about 24 miles (39 km) northwest of Wrangell and 12 miles (19 km) south of Petersburg, Alaska. 

Beluga River, Cook Inlet

Beluga River, Cook Inlet

Beluga River starts at Beluga Lake and flows southeast for about 30 miles (48 km) to Cook Inlet, about 46 miles (74 km) north-northeast of Kenai and 35 miles (57 km) west of Anchorage, Alaska.

Anderson Gulch, Lost Coast

Anderson Gulch, Lost Coast

Anderson Gulch is a small watershed on the Lost Coast of Northern California, between Northport Gulch and Dark Gulch, about 9 miles (15 km) west of Leggett and 2.6 miles (4 km) south-southeast of Wheeler, California.

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