Location in Antarctica
|Location||Marie Byrd Land, Antarctica|
|Length||9 km (5.6 mi)|
|Administered under the Antarctic Treaty System|
Groves Island is an ice-covered island 5 nautical miles (9 km) long, lying close off the coast of Marie Byrd Land, Antarctica, between Siemiatkowski Glacier and Land Glacier. It was mapped by the United States Geological Survey from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos (1959–65), and was named by the Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names for Benjamin F. Groves, a meteorologist at Byrd Station, 1964.
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