in the Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area
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- Pronunciation/Other Names
- (naw' ka tee); a.k.a. Naukati; Naukati West
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Geography and Climate
- Naukati Bay is located on the west coast of Prince of Wales Island in Southeast Alaska.
- The area is dominated by a cool, maritime climate. Average temperatures in the summer range from 46 to 70 °F; winter temperatures range from 32 to 42 °F.
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- Sq Mi Land
- Sq Mi Water
History and Culture
- Named "Naukatee Bay" in 1904 by the U.S. Coast & Geodetic Survey, who recorded it as the local Indian name. It was a logging camp at one time but was later settled as a Department of Natural Resources land disposal site.
- Naukati residents are logging families and homesteaders. Two community non-profit associations have been organized for planning and local issue purposes.
- Federally Recognized Tribe
- Local Option Restrictions
- Sale by specific type of license only.
Facilities, Utilities, and Health Care
- Naukati is accessed primarily by float plane or via the North Island Road.
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- Cargo Barge
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