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Polar Bear Blog – West Baffin

Well, its been three years since my last visit but I'm back up in Pond Inlet, Nunavut; this time for a full floe edge season running a tourist camp on the sea ice. We've spent a couple days loading up qamutiks, arctic sleds towed by snowmobiles, and sending equipment out to the cache.  Tomorrow, we'll probably head out and start erecting tents and hooking things up. Pond Inlet is a community of about two thousand people set in one of the nicest locations in the arctic.  The Inlet itself separates the community from Bylot Island to … Continue Reading ››