MAPS

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Downloadable summary maps include light geese and shorebird concentration maps near Arviat and Coral Harbour. For additional downloadable maps please contact us. All maps have been produced by the ECCC Landscape Science and Technology Division (Geomatics Lab).

Please feel free to use these maps for your presentations or reports (for non-commercial purposes only). We request that you make appropriate acknowledgment to: Inuit and Light Geese Project, www.kangut.ca.

Science and Inuit Knowledge combined:
Light goose nesting areas near Arviat and Coral Harbour

1. Light goose nesting areas near Arviat, NU based on Inuit Knowledge and scientific data

Light goose (Snow and Ross’ Geese) nesting areas based on Inuit Knowledge were established by aggregating observations mapped by 20 participants from Arviat. Scientific data is obtained from aerial photography and visual surveys of light geese colonies conducted in 2008.

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2. Light goose nesting areas near Coral Harbour, NU based on Inuit Knowledge and scientific data

Light goose (Snow and Ross’ Geese) nesting areas based on Inuit Knowledge were established by aggregating observations mapped by 21 participants from Coral Harbour. Scientific data is obtained from aerial photography and visual surveys of light geese colonies conducted in 2008.

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Arviat Maps

1. Low concentration areas of light geese near Arviat: 1940s to 2010s

Areas with low concentration of light geese (Snow and Ross’ Geese) based on Inuit Knowledge were established by aggregating observations mapped by 20 participants from Arviat.

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2. ᓯᒡᔭᒥᐅᑕᖃ ᓗᐊᕐᓂᖓ ᐊᕐᕕᐊᑉ ᓴᓂᐊᓂ ᐅᑭᐅᓐᓂ ᐊᔨᖏ ᖏ ᑐᓐᓂ (ᑕᐃᑉᓱᒪᓂ ᐅᑉᓗᒥᓪᓗ)

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3. High concentration areas of light geese near Arviat: 1940s to 2010s

Areas with high concentration of light geese (Snow and Ross’ Geese) based on Inuit Knowledge were established by aggregating observations mapped by 20 participants from Arviat.

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4. ᑲᖑᖃ ᓗᐊᕐᓂᖓ ᐊᕐᕕᐊᑉ ᓴᓂᐊᓂ ᐅᑭᐅᓐᓂ ᐊᔨᖏ ᖏ ᑐᓐ (ᑐᖓ ᕕᖃ ᖅ ᖢᑎᒃ ᐃᓄᐃᑦ ᖃ ᐅᔨᒪᔭᑐᖃ ᖏ ᓐᓂᒃ).

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5. High concentration areas of shorebirds near Arviat: current and past

Areas with low concentration of light geese (Snow and Ross’ Geese) based on Inuit Knowledge were established by aggregating observations mapped by 20 participants from Arviat.

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6. ᓯᒡᔭᒥᐅᑕᖃ ᓗᐊᕐᓂᖓ ᐊᕐᕕᐊᑉ ᓴᓂᐊᓂ ᐅᑭᐅᓐᓂ ᐊᔨᖏ ᖏ ᑐᓐᓂ (ᑕᐃᑉᓱᒪᓂ ᐅᑉᓗᒥᓪᓗ)

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Coral Harbour Maps

1. Low concentration areas of light geese near Coral Harbour: current and past

Areas with low concentration of light geese (Snow and Ross’ Geese) based on Inuit Knowledge were established by aggregating observations mapped by 21 participants from Coral Harbour.

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2. ᑲᖑ ᖃᓗᐊᖏ ᑐᖅ/ᑲᖑ ᖃᐸᒃᑐᖅ ᓴᓪᓕᒥ (ᑕᐃᑉᓱᒪᓂ ᐅᑉᓗᒥᓪᓗ)

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3. High concentration areas of light geese near Coral Harbour: current and past

Areas with high concentration of light geese (Snow and Ross’ Geese) based on Inuit Knowledge were established by aggregating observations mapped by 21 participants from Coral Harbour.

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4. ᑲᖑᖃ ᖅ ᑐᖅ ᐊᒥᓱᓂᒃ ᓴᓪᓕᐅᑉ ᓄᓇ ᖓ ᓐ ᐊᕋᒍᓐᓂᒃ ᐊᒥᓱᓂᒃ (ᑐᖓ ᕕᖃ ᖅ ᖢ ᑎᒃ ᐃᓄᐃᑦ ᖃ ᐅᔨ ᒪᔭᑐᖃ ᖏ ᓐᓂᒃ).(

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5. High concentration areas of shorebirds near Coral Harbour: current and past

Areas with low concentration of light geese (Snow and Ross’ Geese) based on Inuit Knowledge were established by aggregating observations mapped by 21 participants from Coral Harbour.

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6. ᓯᒡᔭᒥᐅᑕᖃᖅᑐᖅ ᐊᒥᓱᓂᒃ (ᐅᑉᓗᒥ ᑕᐃᑉᓱᒪᓂᓗ)

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