Surko Stream (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Surko Stream (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Watercourse
This name originates from New Zealand. It is part of the New Zealand Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
Names that other countries have for this feature:
A meltwater stream that issues from the front of Wilson Piedmont Glacier and flows eastward to Arnold Cove, 2.7km south of Gneiss Point on the coast of Victoria Land. Feature depicted on: NZ AntTopo50-ME10
The stream was studied by Robert L. Nichols, geologist for Metcalf and Eddy, Engineers, Boston, MA, which made engineering studies here under contract to the U.S. Navy in the 1957-58 season. Named by Nichols for Lt. Alexander Surko, USN, second-in-command of the Navy party that worked on the aircraft landing strip close north of this stream.
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