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Lyall Islands

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Lyall Islands is a group of four islands, Unger, Surgeon, Novosad and Hughes, lying just outside the entrance to Yule Bay, Victoria Land. [1]

10 relations: Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names, Antarctica, David Lyall, Hughes Island, James Clark Ross, Novosad Island, Surgeon Island, Unger Island, Victoria Land, Yule Bay.

Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names

The Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (ACAN or US-ACAN) is an advisory committee of the United States Board on Geographic Names responsible for recommending names for features in Antarctica.

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Antarctica

Antarctica is Earth's southernmost continent.

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David Lyall

David Lyall (1817–1895) MD, RN, FLS, was a Scottish botanist who explored Antarctica, New Zealand, the Arctic and North America and was a lifelong friend of Sir Joseph Hooker.

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Hughes Island

Hughes Island is a small ice-covered island, the easternmost of the Lyall Islands, lying just to the east of the entrance to Yule Bay, Victoria Land, Antarctica.

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James Clark Ross

Sir James Clark Ross (15 April 1800 – 3 April 1862) was a British naval officer and explorer remembered today for his exploration of the Arctic with his uncle Sir John Ross and Sir William Parry and, in particular, his own expedition to Antarctica.

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Novosad Island

Novosad Island is a small ice-covered island, one of the Lyall Islands, lying 4 miles north-northeast of Cape Dayman, off the northern coast of Victoria Land, Antarctica.

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Surgeon Island

Surgeon Island is the largest of the Lyall Islands, lying 4 miles east-southeast of Cape Hooker off the northern coast of Victoria Land, Antarctica.

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Unger Island

Unger Island is a small, ice-free island of Antarctica.

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Victoria Land

Victoria Land is a region of Antarctica which fronts the western side of the Ross Sea and the Ross Ice Shelf, extending southward from about 70°30'S to 78°00'S, and westward from the Ross Sea to the edge of the Antarctic Plateau.

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Yule Bay

Yule Bay is a bay indenting the coast of northern Victoria Land between Cape Hooker and Cape Dayman.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lyall_Islands

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