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Ice atlas, Canadian Arctic waterways. Supplement = Atlas des glaces, voies d"eau de l"Arctique canadien. Supplément by W. E. Markham

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Published by Canadian Govt. Pub. Centre in Ottawa .
Written in English


  • Sea ice -- Arctic coast (Canada) -- Maps,
  • Sea ice -- Arctic regions -- Maps,
  • Arctic Coast (Canada) -- Climate -- Maps,
  • Arctic regions -- Climate -- Maps,
  • Arctic regions -- Maps

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Edition Notes

StatementW.E. Markham.
The Physical Object
Pagination[6] p., [30] leaves of col. maps. :
Number of Pages30
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19649971M

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  This book was developed as a reference guide for the Arctic Ice Regime Shipping System (AIRSS). It is a pictorial guide that outlines the four steps that are needed to apply the Ice Regime System. First, the user characterizes the Ice Regime.   Source: From Impacts to Adaptation: Canada in a Changing Climate , referring to Arctic Climate Impact Assessment Chapter According to the above-mentioned report, the routes that will benefit the most from these changes are Hudson Bay and the Beaufort Sea because they show a very different ice regime in comparison to the rest of the Canadian Arctic, and are thus likely to see an Author: Kathrin Stephen. The Arctic Archipelago, also known as the Canadian Arctic Archipelago, groups together all islands lying to the north of the Canadian continental mainland excluding Greenland (an autonomous territory of Denmark).. Situated in the northern extremity of North America and covering about 1,, km 2 (, sq mi), this group of 36, islands in the Arctic Sea comprises much of the territory Coordinates: 75°N 90°W / 75°N . Greenland (Greenlandic: Kalaallit Nunaat, pronounced [kalaːɬit nunaːt]; Danish: Grønland, pronounced [ˈkʁɶnˌlænˀ]) is the world's largest island, located between the Arctic and Atlantic oceans, east of the Canadian Arctic is an autonomous territory within the Kingdom of physiographically a part of the continent of North America, Greenland has been Sovereign state: Denmark.

  “Ice Ship is a vivid séance drawing the late nineteenth century into the present with photographic immediacy. It is also as splendidly composed a biography of the magnificent vessel Fram as it is a portrait of the courageous men who sailed her into the daunting by: 1.   Recent changes in the exchange of sea ice between the Arctic Ocean and the Canadian Arctic Archipelago. Journal of Geophysical Research, Oceans, (7), – doi: /jgrc CrossRef Google ScholarCited by: 4.   Arctic sea ice, or frozen ocean water, naturally grows and shrinks with the seasons, but since —when scientists gained the ability to use satellite records to track the natural processes of Author: Climatewire.   Declining sea ice area in the Canadian Arctic has gained significant attention with respect to the prospect of increased shipping activities. To investigate relationships between recent declines in sea ice area with Arctic maritime activity, trend and correlation analysis was performed on sea ice area data for total, first-year ice (FYI), and multi-year ice (MYI), and on a comprehensive Cited by: