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The most northerly safari resort in the world.
The most northerly safari resort in the world.

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The Northwest Passage and shores of Somerset Island were once home to the Thule Culture - a native culture that thrived on the coastal Arctic shorelines. They even came into contact with vikings. Many of their archeological sites/artifacts remain today: https://www.arcticwatch.ca/blog/thule-people-of-the-northwest-passage

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North of Extraordinary - Arctic Watch.

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Short seasons, remote environments and a massive landscape to explore - when and where is the best time to see Arctic wildlife?

https://www.arcticwatch.ca/blog/arctic-wildlife-when-where

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Arctic char fishing is a fun and unique experience - read up on the species and gear you'll need to fish for Arctic char on Somerset Island and on the Northwest Passage: https://www.arcticwatch.ca/blog/arctic-char-fishing-on-somerset-island

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The Franklin Expedition - new research sheds light on how the expedition could have perished: https://www.arcticwatch.ca/blog/the-doomed-franklin-expedition-arctic-watch-the-northwest-passage

Did you know that the very same expedition sailed past Arctic Watch in search of the Northwest Passage? 

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Arctic Watch photographer Nansen Weber's recent video Drone Art: Conquer the Arctic: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ejXfDFmcCDE

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CBC highlights #ArcticWatch photographer Nansen Weber's 2017 work in the Arctic including beautiful sequences captured at Arctic Watch! http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/north/nansen-weber-drone-film-photography-1.3895270

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CBC notes Arctic sea ice at new lows - something we've been observing at Arctic Watch for the past decade. The Northwest Passage sea ice in front of Arctic Watch is no longer forming to the thickness that it used to be! http://www.cbc.ca/news/technology/arctic-sea-ice-record-low-november-1.3885015

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Arctic Watch co-founder receives The Order of Canada from the Canadian Governor General David Johnston


https://www.arcticwatch.ca/blog/arctic-watch-founder-richard-weber-receives-the-order-of-canada
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