High Island is a physical feature (island) in Aleutians East Borough.
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|Feature Name:||High Island|
|Category:||Alaska physical, cultural and historic features|
|Description:||0.5 mi. NE of Popof I., in Shumagin Is., Aleutian Range|
|History:||Translation of the Russian Word "Visokoi, meaning "high"; published by Captain Tebenkov (1852, map 24); shown in 1872 by W. H. Dall, [email protected]&GS, as Vesoki. The English from "High Island" appeared in 1888 U.S. Bureau of Fisheries (USBF) report.|
|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 High Island does not include property ownership information.
Squaw Harbor, AK
(12.4 miles SW)
(14.3 miles SSW)