Things You Didn't Know About Nunavut

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Nunavut

Nunavut encompasses over one-fifth of the total land area in Canada. It spans 2 million square kilometers and covers three distinct geographical regions: the High Arctic Archipelago in the east; the mainland's arctic tundra in the south; and the boreal taiga in between. Its capital city is Iqaluit. The population is mainly Inuit but also includes some First Nations peoples as well as immigrants from around the world. (more…)

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An Insider’s Guide to Travelling in Nunavut

Nunavut travel is an unforgettable adventure. With its one-of-a-kind landscape, abundant wildlife, and rich culture, visitors can have an unforgettable vacation. Here's an insider's guide to traveling in Nunavut, with everything from breathtaking natural vistas to cultural exploration and exciting outdoor activities. (more…)

Nunavut history

On April 1, 1999, Nunavut officially separated from the Canadian province of Ontario to become the new Canadian territory. The Inuit, who comprise nearly half of Nunavut's population, are among the first aboriginal peoples in North America to achieve self-governing status. Despite its separation, Nunavut is still part of the Northwest Territories. Therefore, most of Nunavut is covered by the laws and regulations of the territory. While many in the North American and Canadian region are not aware that there were indigenous people living in the area, there are a few who are aware that there was a time when they resided in Nunavut. (more…)

Nunavut territories and its wildlife

The Arctic is a very interesting place and one that is full of surprises. Iqaluit is one of the best places you can visit if you are looking for wildlife in Nunavut. It is a melting pot of indigenous cultures that brings together Alaska, Canada and Nunavut all in one place. Animals in Nunavut Animals in Nunavut are generally abundant. They are able to survive in a large amount of open water, as well as snow and ice. They also have the ability to be very resilient to the elements, as many of them are able to live both inside and outside of ice. If you visit the city of Iqaluktuut you will see a number of different animals in…

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