Arctic Archipelago


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Arctic Archipelago

A group of more than 36,000 islands of northern Canada in the Arctic Ocean between North America and Greenland. Baffin Island is the largest; Ellesmere Island is the northernmost.
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Noun1.Arctic Archipelago - all the islands that lie to the north of mainland Canada and the Arctic Circle
Canada - a nation in northern North America; the French were the first Europeans to settle in mainland Canada; "the border between the United States and Canada is the longest unguarded border in the world"
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The type genus, Poraspis, has a wide geographic distribution having been reported from Spitsbergen, eastern and western Europe as well as Canada's District of Mackenzie and Arctic Archipelago, and the western United States (see Elliott & Petriello 2011 and references therein).
JUNE: POLAR BEARS IN SVALBARD SPRING ice melt allows expedition ships to get further around this Arctic archipelago in search of bears on sea ice.
Fearing starvation, she takes things into her own hands and travels back to Earth to access the Svalbard Seed Vault on a remote Norwegian arctic archipelago.
Summary: Stockholm [Sweden], Oct 27 (ANI): A Russian helicopter, carrying eight people, crashed off the coast of Arctic archipelago, Svalbard, 800 kilometers north of Norway's mainland.
Norwegian rescuers searched in vain on Thursday for a Russian helicoptermissing at sea with eight people aboard off the coast of the Arctic archipelago of Svalbard.
MOSCOW, Oct 26 (KUNA) -- Russia's emergency department on Thursday announced a helicopter is missing at sea with eight people aboard off the coast of the Arctic archipelago of Svalbard.
Location of such repository is yet to be decided; one option under consideration and approved by county authorities in Arkhangelsk is the Arctic archipelago of Novaya Zemlya.
Nunavut, the eastern half of the Canadian Arctic, includes most of the Arctic Archipelago.
Northern Seas addresses both short-and long-term trends across the entire Canadian Arctic Archipelago.
The animals live mostly on the more than 36,000 islands of the Canadian Arctic Archipelago, rarely coming south to the mainland to mingle with other subspecies.
The Arctic archipelago Franz Josef Land is part of which country?