Akpait National Wildlife Area: CW66-381/2017E-PDF

"Akpait National Wildlife Area (NWA) was designated in 2010. Situated on the northeastern tip of the Cumberland Peninsula of Baffin Island in Nunavut, the 792-km2 NWA protects key marine habitat for colonial seabirds and marine mammals. The smaller, terrestrial portion (48 km2) is located on a promontory overlooking Akpait Fiord, and consists of rock pinnacles, ridges and steep cliffs rising 915 metres above sea level, bordered by a high talus slope and beach."

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Department/Agency Environment and Climate Change Canada. Prairie and Northern Region.
Title Akpait National Wildlife Area
Publication Type Monograph
Language [English]
Other Language Editions [French]
Format Electronic
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Note Issued also in French under title: Réserve nationale de faune d'Akpait. Incorrect catalogue number (CW66-381/2014E-PDF) and ISBN (978-1-100-23267-6) printed in this publication.
Date c2017.
Number of Pages [1] p. :
Catalogue Number
  • CW66-381/2017E-PDF
Subject Terms Conservation areas