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Climatology studies of Baffin Island, Northwest Territories

Roger Graham Barry

Climatology studies of Baffin Island, Northwest Territories

by Roger Graham Barry

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Published by Inland Waters Branch, Dept. of Energy, Mines and Resources in Ottawa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Baffin Island (Nunavut),
  • Nunavut,
  • Baffin Island.
    • Subjects:
    • Precipitation (Meteorology) -- Nunavut -- Baffin Island.,
    • Baffin Island (Nunavut) -- Climate.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 5.

      Statement[by] R. G. Barry and S. Fogarasi.
      SeriesTechnical bulletin ;, no. 13, Technical bulletin (Canada. Inland Waters Branch) ;, no. 13.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGB1029 .A25 no. 13
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 106 p.
      Number of Pages106
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5519824M
      LC Control Number73572664

      Macrobenthos Communities of Cambridge, McBeth and Itirbilung Fiords, Baffin Island, Northwest Territories, Canada Article (PDF Available) January with 52 Reads How we measure 'reads'. The climate at that time was warm-temperate and the environment suggested is a freshwater marsh or swamp. The outcrop is restricted to a single hill summit and its location suggests considerable Neogene geomorphological activity, primarily river-cutting associated with vertical movements along the western margin of the Davis Strait/Baffin Bay Tift.

      Nunavut (/ ˈ n ʊ n ə v ʌ t / NUUN-ə-vut; French: ; Inuktitut syllabics: ᓄᓇᕗᑦ) is the newest, largest, and most northerly territory of was separated officially from the Northwest Territories on April 1, , via the Nunavut Act and the Nunavut Land Claims Agreement Act, though the boundaries had been drawn in The creation of Nunavut resulted in the first major.   His trip to Baffin Island was the first part of a multi-year project that will culminate in the production of a hybrid art+science book about climate change in the Arctic. His artwork has been collected and exhibited widely, including by the US Library of Congress and the Metropolitan Museum of .

      Canadian Geography: Map Cities, Provinces etc. study guide by lesliekaduck includes 87 questions covering vocabulary, terms and more. Quizlet flashcards, activities .   Baffling Island. There is a bit of press covering a just-published paper that concludes that the current climate and ecological conditions in a remote lake along the north shore of Canada’s Baffin Island are unique within the past , years—and anthropogenic global warming is the root cause. Which of course, spells t-r-o-u-b-l-e. Somehow, that temperatures there were several degrees.


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