North Slope Borough Physical, Cultural & Historical Features

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North Slope Borough Physical, Cultural & Historical Features

Note 1: The Cultural Feature "Locales" can be very helpful in getting oriented in a new community.
Note 2: Links for Local Area Search and Driving Directions are below each feature map.

Physical Features
Areas 9
Bars 12
Basins 5
Bays 47
Beaches 2
Bends 5
Capes 103
Cliffs 34
Gaps 18
Glaciers 19
Islands 65
Lakes 147
Pillars 1
Plains 1
Ranges 30
Rapids 1
Ridges 41
Seas 4
Springs 4
Streams 603
Summits 194
Swamps 1
Valleys 24
Historical Features
Airports 16
Islands 1
Locales 11
Parks 2
Populated Places 17
Towers 1
  • Physical Features are the natural features of the Earth's surface.
  • Cultural Features are landscape features that were created or shaped by humans.
  • Historical Features are features that no longer exist on the landscape.
  • Historical Landmarks: Alaska's National Historic Landmarks