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The Arctic: Location and Landscape Student Centre

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Canadian Landscapes

Have you every wondered what it would be like to visit the Arctic? This Web site might be the next best thing to being there! You can view some of the landforms and scenery of the region through the many pictures at this Web site. To see these images, select a region within the Arctic (the Innuitian, the Arctic Lowlands, and the Arctic Coastal Plains).

Places of Power

Have you ever seen pictures of inuksuit? Inuksuit is the plural word for inuksuk. These are stone structures the Inuit have built across the Arctic. At this Web site, you can learn about the Inuit's spiritual connections to the land through pictures of some of their inuksuit . Be sure to click on the box at the bottom right corner of the Web page. This takes you to a photo display with descriptions of many inuksuit in the Arctic.