Chukchi Peninsula

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Chukchi Peninsula

A peninsula of extreme northeast Russia across the Bering Strait from northwest Alaska. It borders on the Chukchi Sea, a section of the Arctic Ocean.

Chukchi Peninsula

n
(Placename) a peninsula in the extreme NE of Russia, in NE Siberia: mainly tundra. Also called: Chukot Peninsula

Chuk′chi Penin′sula


n.
a peninsula in the NE Russian Federation across the Bering Strait from Alaska.
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Noun1.Chukchi Peninsula - peninsula of northeastern Siberia across the Bering Strait from northwestern Alaska
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Major organization : STATE INSTITUTION - DEPARTMENT OF THE PENSION FUND OF THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION FOR THE CHUKOTSK AUTONOMOUS DISTRICT
Pygmy Whitefish, however, are not endemic to North America as they have been collected on the Chukotsk Peninsula, Siberia (Chereshnev and Skopets, 1992).
In case of need, algal strata were observed and procured by using aqualungs (including in such extreme northern regions as the Chukotsk Peninsula).