Meaning of ALASKA PENINSULA in English
- ALASKA PENINSULA
Peninsula, southwestern Alaska, U.S. It stretches about 500 mi (800 km) between the Pacific Ocean and Bristol Bay.
The volcanic Aleutian Range runs along its entire length. It is the site of Katmai National Park and Preserve , Aniakchak National Monument and Preserve , and the Becherof, Alaska Peninsula, and Izembek national wildlife refuges.
Britannica Concise Encyclopedia. Краткая энциклопедия Британика. 2012