Canadian Arctic Ellesmere Island

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The Inuit hamlet of Grise Fjord, Canada's most northern village. Ellesmere Is.Canada The Inuit hamlet of Grise Fjord,Canada's most northern village. Ellesmere Island, Nunavut, Canada Inuit boy in modern clothing with his bicylcle. Grise Fiord, Ellesmere Island, Canada.
Inuit shoppers at the Co-op store in Grise Fjord. Ellesmere Island, Nunavut, Canada. Inuit women in the small shop in Grise Fiord. Ellesmere Island, Nunavut,  Canada. An Inuit youth stacking shelves at the store in Grise Fiord, Ellesmere Is. Nunavut, Canada.
An Inuit woman stretches a sealskin onto a drying frame. Grise Fiord,   Ellesmere Island, Nunavut,  Canada. The Anglican Church at Grise Fiord. Ellesmere Island. Nunavut. Canadian Arctic. Inuk, Kavavow Kiguktak, fixes a sealskin line on his harpoon. Grise Fjord, Ellesmere Is. Canada.
Inuk, Kavavow Kiguktak, fixes a sealskin line on his harpoon. Grise Fjord, Ellesmere Is. Canada. Inuk Kavavow Kiguktak wears traditional fur clothing, caribou and wolf trim. Ellesmere Is. Nunavut. Inuit hunter, Kavavow Kiguktak, jumps from one ice floe to another. Ellesmere Is., Nunavut, Canada.
Inuit hunter, Kavavow Kiguktak, jumps from one ice floe to another. Ellesmere Is., Nunavut, Canada. Inuit hunter, Kavavow Kiguktak, jumps from one ice floe to another. Ellesmere Island, Nunavut, Canada. Inuit hunter, Kavavow Kiguktak, jumps from one ice floe to another. Ellesmere Is., Nunavut, Canada.
Inuit couple watch TV in their home at Grise Fjord. Ellesmere Island. Nunavut, Canada. Soil terraces caused by the action of thawing, called Solifluction. Ellesmere Island, Nunavut, Canada Arctic Hare, Lepus arcticus in summer coat, Ellesmere Island. Nunavut. Canada
Tussocks on summer tundra at Lake Hazen. Ellesmere Is National Park. Nunavut, Canada Arctic Hare on autumn tundra. Ellesmere Island, Nunavut, Canada. Polar desert. Summer Tundra in the North of Ellesmere Island. Nunavut. Canada.
Arctic Hare, Lepus arcticus Ellesmere Island. Nunavut. Canada. Cotton Grass on the tundra near Lake Hazen. Ellesmere Island. NWT. Canada. A Rock Ptarmigan (Lagopus mutus) on the summer tundra. Northwest Territories. Canada.
A Rock Ptarmigan (Lagopus mutus) on the summer tundra. Northwest Territories. Canada. Cotton Grass thrives on damp ground.Lake Hazen. Ellesmere National Park Reserve. Nunavut. Canada. Cotton Grass thrives on damp ground.Lake Hazen. Ellesmere National Park Reserve. Nunavut. Canada.
A Twin Otter plane lands near Lake Hazen on Ellesmere Island. Northwest Territories, Canada. Polar wolves, Canis lupus arctos on autumn tundra. Ellesmere Nat. Park, Canada Pack of white Polar wolves on autumn tundra. Ellesmere Island. N.W.T. Canada.
Polar Wolf, Canis lupus arctos, approaches park guard. Ellesmere,NWT, Canada Polar Wolf, Canis lupus arctos. Ellesmere National Park Reserve. N.W.T. Canada White clouds over Cotton Grass. Lake Hazen. Ellesmere Nat. Park Res. Nunavut, Canada.
Polygonal Patterned Ground with an autumnal Arctic Willow. Ellesmere Is. Canada Twin Otter plane comes into land at Tanquery Fiord. Ellesmere Island. Nunavut. Canadian Arctic. Whalebone on the hut used by Admiral Peary at Fort Conger. Ellesmere Is. Canada
Ice floes in Discovery Harbour.Ellesmere Island National Park Reserve, Nunavut, Canada. Ice floes in Discovery Harbour. Ellesmere Island National Park Reserve, Nunavut, Canada. Inuit park Warden welcomes tourists from helicopters. Ellesmere Island National Park. Nunavut, Canada.
Inuit park Warden shows old fox trap to tourists. Ellesmere Is. NWT. Canada. New Snow on the Grant Land Mountains, Ellesmere Island. NWT. Canada. This Ice Shelf no longer exists. it washed away in September 2002. The Ward Hunt Ice shelf around Ward Hunt Island. In the background, Ellesmere Island, Nunavut, Canada.
This Ice Shelf no longer exists. it washed away in September 2002. The 80m thick Ward Hunt Ice Shelf is the only ice shelf in the arctic. Nunavut. Canada. This Ice Shelf no longer exists. It washed away in September 2002. The 80m thick Ward Hunt Ice Shelf is the only ice shelf in the arctic. Nunavut. Canada. Park warden on patrol at Tanquary Fiord. Ellesmere Island, National Park Reserve. Canada
Snout of Turnstone Glacier  flowing from the ice sheet, a piedmont glacier. Ellesmere Island. Canada. Musk Oxen in defensive circle on autumn tundra. Ellesmere N. Pk. Res. Canada Golden leaves of Arctic Willow in Autumn. Ellesmere Island, Canada.
Musk Oxen graze on sparse plants on autumn tundra. Ellesmere Nat.Pk.Res. Canada Macdonald River Delta braids shine in the sun. Tanquary. Ellesmere Nat Pk. NWT.Canada A Peary Caribou is satellite tagged & then released. Ellesmere National Park. Reseserve. Nunavut, Canada.
Biologist & park warden hold down Peary Caribou to fasten a satellite collar. Ellesmere National Park, Ellesmere Is., Nunavut, Canada. Biologist checks teeth of a Polar Wolf. Ellesmere Island. NWT. Canada. A Peary Caribou is satellite tagged by scientists & Inuit warden in Ellesmere Island National Park. Nunavut, Canada.
A Peary Caribou is satellite tagged & then released. Ellesmere National Park. Reserve. Nunavut, Canada. Musk Oxen watch the tundra for wolves. Ellesmere Nat. Park Res. Canada.

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