Resolution Island


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Resolution Island,

387 sq mi (1,002 sq km), off SE Baffin Island, Canada, Nunavut Territory, at the east entrance of Hudson Strait. At its southern extremity is a radar and meteorological station.
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A German warship is anchored near Resolution Island making repairs.
On reaching Hatten's Head on Resolution Island, Hudson Strait (somewhere around 65 [degrees] W), they would "resolve" longitude, by resetting it to 0 [degrees] .
Covering an additional 1,125 kilometres would bring them to Hatten's Head, Resolution Island.
However, currents also dipped into the strait at Resolution Island.
These sites, listed in order of their increasing distance from the Winton Bay field camp, are Brevoort Island (1960-75; 1989-92), Resolution Island (1950-61), Iqaluit (1950-99), and Cape Dyer (1960-90) (Environment Canada, unpubl.
During that time, no warming or rain events during March were recorded from any of the three adjacent coastal weather stations (Brevoort Island, Resolution Island, and Cape Dyer) or from Iqaluit (at the head of Frobisher Bay).
The warming event in late April 1953 was recorded at both Resolution Island and Iqaluit (Table 2).
Rain events in April were also documented at Resolution Island in 1958 and at Brevoort Island in 1968.
With shipments from Resolution Island and Saglek Labrador in the Canadian North, Phase II and Phase III from the Federal Creosote Project in New Jersey, shipments from a large electrical manufacturer in Canada, along with this contract and several other smaller projects, our treatment facility already has 14,000 tonnes housed in our new Saint Ambroise Quebec storage facility.