Big Koniuji Island is a physical feature (island) in Aleutians East Borough.
|Feature Name:||Big Koniuji Island|
|Category:||Alaska physical, cultural and historic features|
|Description:||in Shumagin Is., Aleutian Range; 15 miles long.|
|History:||Aleut name "Kiuniuiu Tanani" or "Kunujutanany," meaning "big-crested auk," published by Sarichev, (1802, v. 2, p. 31). The Russians translated this name to "O(strov) Bolshoi Koniuzhi," from "Koniuzhka," meaning "the crested auk," published by Captain Tebenkov (1852, map 24). "Big Koniushi Island" was shown on several U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS) charts in 1872.|
|Borough:||Aleutians East Borough|
Note that you do not have the right to enter private property without the owner's permission. You do have a right to access goverment property that is open to the general public. The GNIS Feature Detail Report for Big Koniuji Island does not include property ownership information.