Kodiak Island

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Kodiak Island

An island of southern Alaska in the Gulf of Alaska east of the Alaska Peninsula. It was the site of the first permanent Russian settlement in the area (1784).
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Noun1.Kodiak Island - an island off southern Alaska in the Gulf of AlaskaKodiak Island - an island off southern Alaska in the Gulf of Alaska; site of the first European settlement in the area which was founded by the Russians in 1784
AK, Alaska, Last Frontier - a state in northwestern North America; the 49th state admitted to the union; "Alaska is the largest state in the United States"
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Grizzly bears on Kodiak Island, Alaska, started eating berries instead of salmon because of climate change, according to a (http://www.
We used satellite telemetry in 2004-06 to describe the annual movements and habitat use of a segment of the Pacific population of Steller's Eiders (Polysticta stelleri) that winters at Kodiak Island, Alaska.
Work will be performed on Kodiak Island, Alaska, and is expected to be completed by April 2015.
In this study, we quantify the rate of ghost fishing on the population of red king crab (Paralithodes camtschaticus) in Womens Bay, Kodiak Island, Alaska.
A second common shell, Olivella baetica, 'brown olive' ranges from Kodiak Island, Alaska to Baja, California and is not uncommon from the intertidal to depths of 100 feet on sand bottoms.
It joins destinations such as the Caribbean's Dominica and Kodiak Island, Alaska.
She was competing in her first Midwestern League district meet after transferring last summer from Kodiak Island, Alaska.
A few months after Pearl Harbor, he and others were sent to Kodiak Island, Alaska, to work receiving war materials.
Two or more times a day, the Alitak Bay District setnetters head out in skiffs off Kodiak Island, Alaska, to check their nets for salmon.
LAST NOVEMBER MY FRIEND Kraig Weider and I tried a brand new place for Sitka blacktail deer -- Sitkinak Island, located in the Trinity Island Group just south of Kodiak Island, Alaska.
On Kodiak Island, Alaska, bald eagles flock to fish waste outside factories and perch on the poles of utility cooperatives such as the Kodiak Electric Association.
According to Heizer (1947), petroglyphs on the cliffs of Cape Alitak, on Kodiak Island, Alaska, may depict cetaceans such as "the sperm whale, killer whale, and perhaps the porpoise or beluga.