Chesterfield Inlet


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Chesterfield Inlet,

hamlet (1991 pop. 316), Canadian government post in the Nunavut Territory, at the mouth of Chesterfield Inlet of Hudson Bay.
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The Luxx project consists of approximately 100,000 acres on tidewater of Chesterfield Inlet, approximately 60 km from the community of Chesterfield Inlet and 100 km north of the community of Rankin Inlet.
A majority of our community has been affected in some way by residential schools," said Anna Leishman, a teacher in Chesterfield Inlet in Nunavut since 2001.
Mid-continent whitefronts nest from Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta and Point Barrow in central and northern Alaska, across the Old Crow Flats and Lower Mackenzie River to the shores of the Bering Sea and on to the east in some of the most remote landscapes in the New World--Coronation Gulf, Victoria Island, the drainage of the Back River and Chesterfield Inlet on the northwestern edge of Hudson Bay.
Accutech and its 20 employees also fund toy lending libraries in Rankin Inlet and Chesterfield Inlet, containing specialized toys that can be used by therapists to help children with disabilities.
It was there that we travelled by snowmobile to Chesterfield Inlet and Whale Cove.
This chapter describes the Tyrrells' observations on an epic journey from Edmonton to Lake Athabasca, Baker Lake, Chesterfield Inlet, Churchill and, eventually, Winnipeg, and would be of interest to many Canadian geologists.
In 1761 he attempted the North-west Passage to the Orient, travelling over 90 miles from the Bay, charting Chesterfield Inlet and Cape Christopher.
Father Arsene Turquetil, an Oblate priest, established a Catholic mission at Chesterfield Inlet in 1912.
To protect its claim on the land Canada established its first Royal Canadian Mounted Police post at Fullerton Harbour, north of Chesterfield Inlet, and added several more at various Arctic locations in the 1920s.
As a member of Parliament for Nunatsiaq in the early 1990s, Anawak and other abused former students of the churchrun Sir Joseph Bernier School in Chesterfield Inlet, disclosed the abuse.
The Churchill Diamond Project is comprised of mineral rights to more than 9 million acres located near the community of Rankin Inlet and Chesterfield Inlet in the Kivalliq region of Nunavut.
The ban effects tusks harvested from Grise Fiord, Arctic Bay, Resolute Bay, Clyde River, Qikiqtarjuaq, Pangnirtung, Iqaluit, Kimmirut, Cape Dorset, Coral Harbour, Repulse Bay, Hall Beach, Chesterfield Inlet, Rankin Inlet, Whale Cove, Arviat and Sanikiluaq.

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