Name details

Lizotte Creek

Lizotte Creek (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Lizotte Creek  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 128133

Feature type: Watercourse (10)

Origin

This name originates from United States of America. It is part of the United States Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Narrative

Meltwater stream, 2,000 m long, flowing SE from the extreme SW tip of Matterhorn Glacier to the NE end of Lake Bonney in Taylor Valley, Victoria Land. Named by US-ACAN in 1996 after Michael P. Lizotte, biologist, University of Wisconsin (Oskosh), who has studied algal physiology and ecology in perennially ice-covered lakes in the McMurdo Dry Valleys area from 1985.

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Location

Latitude:
77° 42' 00.0" S
- 77.70000°
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Longitude:
162° 29' 00.0" E
162.48333°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Map

Source

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Source Person:
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Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1996

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