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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3, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Kodiak resident Robin Barefield has written Murder Over Kodiak, a novel about a murder that occurs above the remote wilderness of Kodiak Island, Alaska.
Abstract--We examined depth distribution, habitat association, and growth of newly settled southern Tanner crab (Chionoecetes bairdi) at 4 sites around the eastern end of Kodiak Island, Alaska, during 2010 and 2011.
When I first bowhunted Sitka blacktail deer on Kodiak Island, Alaska, my wife was scared to death that I would be mauled by a brown bear.
Work will be performed on Kodiak Island, Alaska, and is expected to be completed by April 2015.
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.
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.
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.
In 1778, Captain James Cook saw mountain goats leaping on the high cliffs of Kodiak Island, Alaska.
Air Force conducted the missile test last Thursday on Kodiak Island, Alaska, to test its radar system's ability to pursue missiles.