Coronation Gulf


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Coronation Gulf

 

a gulf in the Canadian Arctic Archipelago. It is bounded by the coast of the continent on the south and west and by the southern coast of Victoria Island on the north. Dease Strait and Dolphin and Union Strait connect Coronation Gulf with Queen Maud Gulf on the east and Amundsen Gulf on the west, respectively. The southern coast of the gulf is high and rocky; the northwestern is low-lying and swampy. Coronation Gulf is 14–180 m deep and has many small islands. The Coppermine and Rae rivers empty into it. The gulf is covered with ice from September to the end of June.

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This stream in which he stood was a feeder to the Coppermine River, which in turn flowed north and emptied into Coronation Gulf and the Arctic Ocean.
That ship was a whaler, strayed east, far east, from the mouth of the Mackenzie, and it was lying at anchor in Coronation Gulf.
We were astonished, especially my Alaska Eskimo companions, when we found that some of the Coronation Gulf Eskimos lived among an abundance of these berries and had never thought of tasting them.
During the two-week journey, from Coronation Gulf in north west Canada to Baffin Bay, the researchers encountered just one other vessel, another Canadian Coastguard ice breaker.
is a Canadian based exploration company with advanced mineral assets in various stages of development located in Guyana and the Coronation Gulf, Nunavut, Canada.
The Dismal Lake West property is located in western Nunavut between the active diamond exploration areas of the Coronation Gulf and Lena West.
have entered into an agreement whereby MSA will have the option to acquire a 50% undivided interest in Guyana Goldfields 262,500 acre Nunavut, Coronation Gulf Property, it was reported June 7.
In total, 21 kimberlites, including eleven that contain diamonds, have been discovered in the Coronation Gulf region.
The Run and the Rush are just two of the company's twenty- one discoveries in the Anialik-High Lake mineral belts, adjacent to Coronation Gulf in the Northwest Territories.
Ashton" or the "Corporation") (TSX:ACA) is pleased to announce that Ashton and its joint venture partners have approved a $500,000 summer exploration program for the 16,000 hectare Kikerk Lake property in the Coronation Gulf region of Nunavut.
on two of the company's twenty-one discoveries in the Anialik-High Lake Mineral belts adjacent to Coronation Gulf in the Northwest Territories.