Amchitka


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Am•chit•ka

(æmˈtʃɪt kə)

n.
an island off the coast of SW Alaska, in the W part of the Aleutian Islands.
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The highest current velocities were predicted around Seguam and Amukta passes, and some additional areas of high current were predicted on the east side of Amchitka Pass.
The 7-inch high tsunami occurred at Amchitka Island.
5 inches) was measured at Amchitka Island, in the Aleutian Islands chain, though lesser heights were recorded at other islands, said National Tsunami Warning Center oceanographer Bo Bahng.
The first four systems went to NAS Adak, Alaska, (installed September 1989); NSF Diego Garcia, British Indian Ocean Territory (installed in August 1992); NAS Kingsville, Texas, (installed in September 1993); and Amchitka Island, Alaska.
Foods and weights of the rock ptarmigan on Amchitka, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (USA).
8:30 PLUTONIUM CONCENTRATION AND 240PU/239PU ATOM RATIO IN BIOTA COLLECTED FROM AMCHITKA ISLAND, ALASKA: RECENT MEASUREMENTS BY ICP-SFMS
Greenpeace came into being in September 1971 when a group of people chartered a fishing boat in Vancouver and sailed to Amchitka Island off Alaska to stop a nuclear test.
I organized a demonstration against nuclear testing off Amchitka Island in the Pacific Ocean.
The communities represented are Attu, Amchitka, Adak, Atka, Unalaska, Nikolski, Akutan, False Pass, Pauloff Harbor, King Cove, Belkofski, Unga, Sand Point, St.
Molting adaptations of Rock Ptarmigan on Amchitka Island, Alaska.
Just about coinciding with the recent Copenhagen summit, the album, Amchitka, contains material which has never previously been heard.