Seals are abundant in the Ammassalik
area and represent a major human food source.
An iceberg melts off Ammassalik
Island in Eastern Greenland in this picture from July 19, 2007.
The team will also meet teachers and students from Ammassalik
so they can learn about each others cultures.
had advised Diamond Fields that it does not plan further work on the Company's Ammassalik
nickel project in East Greenland and thereby retains no interest in the land package compiled by Diamond Fields.
l Greenland Trek - 15 days circumnavigating Ammassalik
Island, enjoying breathtaking glacial scenery, walking 6 to 8 hours a day at up to 900m.
Greenland Trek - 15 days circum-navigating Ammassalik
Island, enjoying breathtaking glacial scenery.
The tagging was carried out in the fjords of eastern Greenland at Ammassalik
in September 1990, in the fjords of southwestern Greenland from Cape Farewell to Godthaab Fjord in January 1987-88, in the fjords of northwestern Greenland from Disko Bay to Upernavik during July-August 1986-98, and off western Greenland from Davis Strait to Baffin Bay during May-August 1991-93 (Table 1, Fig.
The far off settlement of Ammassalik
at the other end of the Inuit world, on the east coast of Greenland, was only discovered in 1884.
Team Scotland is ecstatic - so far I've been relentlessly ribbed for staying in the only hotel in Ammassalik
Inco") has advised DFI that it does not plan further work on the Company's Ammassalik
nickel project in East Greenland.
After the group have landed they will spend a couple of days getting acclimatised before the start of the race in Ammassalik
from July 22-27.
Dog sledging is only possible north of the Arctic Circle in the west and at Ammassalik
in the east.