Baker Lake

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Baker Lake,

c.1,000 sq mi (2,590 sq km), Nunavut Territory, Canada, W of Chesterfield Inlet of Hudson Bay. It has a post of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police at its western end.
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Baker Lake existed, as it does now, for hunting, weather forecasting, a bit of scientific work, and the spreading of the good word.
Areva's proposal is basically an expanded version of what Urangesellschaft submitted in the late 1980s, to resounding Inuit opposition, in a 1990 municipal plebiscite in Baker Lake, 90% of voters said no to the Kiggavik uranium mine.
Wintering over at Reliance, the men then set out do it all over again, completing other outbuildings at 'Warden Grove' before Hoare came out to Baker Lake in August of 1929.
They sent news out by telegraph wire from Baker Lake on 10 August 1928.
The new Lake Shannon collector, anchored just above Lower Baker Dam, largely mirrors the successful Baker Lake version.
Turqavik-Aberdeen is a new, 100%owned exploration project located approximately 85 km west of Baker Lake.
has completed staking of more ground in the prolific Kiggavik uranium camp west of Baker Lake, Nunavut.
Dejaeger, who is originally from Belgium, pied guilty in 1990 to nine counts of sexual and indecent assault in Baker Lake, NWT (now part of Nunavut) and was sentenced to five years in prison.
Our final schedule consisted of four communities--Iqaluit, Baker Lake, Gjoa Haven and Cambridge Bay--eight schools and 14 shows: A total return trip from Newfoundland of 7,600 kilometres over nine days.
Baker Lake Lodge: 9 rooms in large lodge located north of Concrete.
Further aiding the Baker River's salmon population is the "floating surface collector" that PSE completed in 2008 for trapping juvenile salmon in Baker Lake on their way to sea.
Pickell's report concerning the conduct of Baker Lake MLA David Simailak and the passage of a motion calling on the Executive Council to request the Auditor General of Canada to undertake a comprehensive audit of the Government of Nunavut's evaluation and award process in relation to its contracts for medical travel on scheduled airlines.