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List of protected areas of Nunavut

This is a list of protected areas of Nunavut.

Name Type Access point/community Area Coordinates Notes
Akimiski Island Migratory Bird Sanctuary[1] Bird sanctuary Attawapiskat First Nation 3,367 km2 (1,300 sq mi)
Akpait National Wildlife Area[2]
(Reid Bay)
National Wildlife Area Qikiqtarjuaq 774 km2 (299 sq mi)
Auyuittuq National Park[3][4] National park Pangnirtung/Qikiqtarjuaq 19,707 km2 (7,609 sq mi)
Boatswain Bay Migratory Bird Sanctuary[5] Bird sanctuary Waskaganish, Quebec 179 km2 (69 sq mi)
Bowman Bay Wildlife Sanctuary[6] Wildlife refuge Cape Dorset 1,079 km2 (417 sq mi)
Bylot Island Migratory Bird Sanctuary[7] Bird sanctuary Pond Inlet 12,635 km2 (4,878 sq mi)
Dewey Soper Migratory Bird Sanctuary[8] Bird sanctuary Cape Dorset 7,930 km2 (3,060 sq mi)
East Bay Migratory Bird Sanctuary[9] Bird sanctuary Coral Harbour 1,138 km2 (439 sq mi)
Harry Gibbons Migratory Bird Sanctuary[10] Bird sanctuary Coral Harbour 1,224 km2 (473 sq mi)
Inuujarvik Territorial Park[11]
Campground
Territorial park Baker Lake
Iqalugaarjuup Nunanga Territorial Park[11] Territorial park Rankin Inlet
Katannilik Territorial Park Reserve[12] Territorial park Kimmirut[11] 1,262 km2 (487 sq mi)
Kekerten Territorial Park[11] Territorial park Pangnirtung
Kugluk/Bloody Falls Territorial Park[11] Territorial park Kugluktuk 0.1 km2 (0.039 sq mi)
Mallikjuaq Territorial Park[11] Territorial park Cape Dorset
McConnell River Migratory Bird Sanctuary[13] Bird sanctuary Arviat 354 km2 (137 sq mi)
Niginganiq National Wildlife Area[14]
(Isabella Bay). Specialized sanctuary for Bowhead Whales.
National Wildlife Area Clyde River 3,362 km2 (1,298 sq mi)
Nirjutiqavvik National Wildlife Area[15]
(Coburg Island National Wildlife Area)
National Wildlife Area Grise Fiord 1,650 km2 (640 sq mi)
Northwest Passage Territorial Park[11] Territorial park Gjoa Haven
Ovayok Territorial Park[11] Territorial park Cambridge Bay 16.2 km2 (6.3 sq mi)
Pisuktinu Tunngavik Territorial Park[11]
Campground
Territorial park Pangnirtung
Polar Bear Pass National Wildlife Area[16] National Wildlife Area Resolute 2,675 km2 (1,033 sq mi)
Prince Leopold Island Migratory Bird Sanctuary[17] Bird sanctuary Resolute 311 km2 (120 sq mi)
Qaqulluit National Wildlife Area[18]
(Cape Searle)
National Wildlife Area Qikiqtarjuaq 398 km2 (154 sq mi)
Qaummaarviit Territorial Park[11] Territorial park Iqaluit
Queen Maud Gulf Migratory Bird Sanctuary[19] Bird sanctuary Cambridge Bay 61,765 km2 (23,848 sq mi)
Quttinirpaaq National Park[20][21] National park Resolute 37,775 km2 (14,585 sq mi)
Seymour Island Migratory Bird Sanctuary[22] Bird sanctuary Resolute 28 km2 (11 sq mi)
Sirmilik National Park[23][24] National park Arctic Bay/Pond Inlet 22,200 km2 (8,600 sq mi)
Sylvia Grinnell Territorial Park[11] Territorial park Iqaluit
Tamaarvik Territorial Park[11]
Campground
Territorial park Pond Inlet
Taqaiqsirvik Territorial Park[11]
Campground
Territorial park Kimmirut
Thelon Wildlife Sanctuary[25] Wildlife refuge Baker Lake 52,000 km2 (20,000 sq mi)
Tupirvik Territorial Park[11]
Campground
Territorial park Resolute
Twin Islands Wildlife Sanctuary[26] Wildlife refuge Chisasibi, Quebec 301 km2 (116 sq mi)
Ukkusiksalik National Park[27][28] National park Baker Lake/Chesterfield Inlet/
Coral Harbour/Rankin Inlet/
Repulse Bay
23,500 km2 (9,100 sq mi)

References


-- Module:Hatnote -- -- -- -- This module produces hatnote links and links to related articles. It -- -- implements the and meta-templates and includes -- -- helper functions for other Lua hatnote modules. --


local libraryUtil = require('libraryUtil') local checkType = libraryUtil.checkType local mArguments -- lazily initialise Module:Arguments local yesno -- lazily initialise Module:Yesno

local p = {}


-- Helper functions


local function getArgs(frame) -- Fetches the arguments from the parent frame. Whitespace is trimmed and -- blanks are removed. mArguments = require('Module:Arguments') return mArguments.getArgs(frame, {parentOnly = true}) end

local function removeInitialColon(s) -- Removes the initial colon from a string, if present. return s:match('^:?(.*)') end

function p.findNamespaceId(link, removeColon) -- Finds the namespace id (namespace number) of a link or a pagename. This -- function will not work if the link is enclosed in double brackets. Colons -- are trimmed from the start of the link by default. To skip colon -- trimming, set the removeColon parameter to true. checkType('findNamespaceId', 1, link, 'string') checkType('findNamespaceId', 2, removeColon, 'boolean', true) if removeColon ~= false then link = removeInitialColon(link) end local namespace = link:match('^(.-):') if namespace then local nsTable = mw.site.namespaces[namespace] if nsTable then return nsTable.id end end return 0 end

function p.formatPages(...) -- Formats a list of pages using formatLink and returns it as an array. Nil -- values are not allowed. local pages = {...} local ret = {} for i, page in ipairs(pages) do ret[i] = p._formatLink(page) end return ret end

function p.formatPageTables(...) -- Takes a list of page/display tables and returns it as a list of -- formatted links. Nil values are not allowed. local pages = {...} local links = {} for i, t in ipairs(pages) do checkType('formatPageTables', i, t, 'table') local link = t[1] local display = t[2] links[i] = p._formatLink(link, display) end return links end

function p.makeWikitextError(msg, helpLink, addTrackingCategory) -- Formats an error message to be returned to wikitext. If -- addTrackingCategory is not false after being returned from -- Module:Yesno, and if we are not on a talk page, a tracking category -- is added. checkType('makeWikitextError', 1, msg, 'string') checkType('makeWikitextError', 2, helpLink, 'string', true) yesno = require('Module:Yesno') local title = mw.title.getCurrentTitle() -- Make the help link text. local helpText if helpLink then helpText = ' (help)' else helpText = end -- Make the category text. local category if not title.isTalkPage and yesno(addTrackingCategory) ~= false then category = 'Hatnote templates with errors' category = string.format( '%s:%s', mw.site.namespaces[14].name, category ) else category = end return string.format( '%s', msg, helpText, category ) end


-- Format link -- -- Makes a wikilink from the given link and display values. Links are escaped -- with colons if necessary, and links to sections are detected and displayed -- with " § " as a separator rather than the standard MediaWiki "#". Used in -- the template.


function p.formatLink(frame) local args = getArgs(frame) local link = args[1] local display = args[2] if not link then return p.makeWikitextError( 'no link specified', 'Template:Format hatnote link#Errors', args.category ) end return p._formatLink(link, display) end

function p._formatLink(link, display) -- Find whether we need to use the colon trick or not. We need to use the -- colon trick for categories and files, as otherwise category links -- categorise the page and file links display the file. checkType('_formatLink', 1, link, 'string') checkType('_formatLink', 2, display, 'string', true) link = removeInitialColon(link) local namespace = p.findNamespaceId(link, false) local colon if namespace == 6 or namespace == 14 then colon = ':' else colon = end -- Find whether a faux display value has been added with the | magic -- word. if not display then local prePipe, postPipe = link:match('^(.-)|(.*)$') link = prePipe or link display = postPipe end -- Find the display value. if not display then local page, section = link:match('^(.-)#(.*)$') if page then display = page .. ' § ' .. section end end -- Assemble the link. if display then return string.format('%s', colon, link, display) else return string.format('%s%s', colon, link) end end


-- Hatnote -- -- Produces standard hatnote text. Implements the template.


function p.hatnote(frame) local args = getArgs(frame) local s = args[1] local options = {} if not s then return p.makeWikitextError( 'no text specified', 'Template:Hatnote#Errors', args.category ) end options.extraclasses = args.extraclasses options.selfref = args.selfref return p._hatnote(s, options) end

function p._hatnote(s, options) checkType('_hatnote', 1, s, 'string') checkType('_hatnote', 2, options, 'table', true) local classes = {'hatnote'} local extraclasses = options.extraclasses local selfref = options.selfref if type(extraclasses) == 'string' then classes[#classes + 1] = extraclasses end if selfref then classes[#classes + 1] = 'selfref' end return string.format( '
%s
', table.concat(classes, ' '), s )

end

return p-------------------------------------------------------------------------------- -- Module:Hatnote -- -- -- -- This module produces hatnote links and links to related articles. It -- -- implements the and meta-templates and includes -- -- helper functions for other Lua hatnote modules. --


local libraryUtil = require('libraryUtil') local checkType = libraryUtil.checkType local mArguments -- lazily initialise Module:Arguments local yesno -- lazily initialise Module:Yesno

local p = {}


-- Helper functions


local function getArgs(frame) -- Fetches the arguments from the parent frame. Whitespace is trimmed and -- blanks are removed. mArguments = require('Module:Arguments') return mArguments.getArgs(frame, {parentOnly = true}) end

local function removeInitialColon(s) -- Removes the initial colon from a string, if present. return s:match('^:?(.*)') end

function p.findNamespaceId(link, removeColon) -- Finds the namespace id (namespace number) of a link or a pagename. This -- function will not work if the link is enclosed in double brackets. Colons -- are trimmed from the start of the link by default. To skip colon -- trimming, set the removeColon parameter to true. checkType('findNamespaceId', 1, link, 'string') checkType('findNamespaceId', 2, removeColon, 'boolean', true) if removeColon ~= false then link = removeInitialColon(link) end local namespace = link:match('^(.-):') if namespace then local nsTable = mw.site.namespaces[namespace] if nsTable then return nsTable.id end end return 0 end

function p.formatPages(...) -- Formats a list of pages using formatLink and returns it as an array. Nil -- values are not allowed. local pages = {...} local ret = {} for i, page in ipairs(pages) do ret[i] = p._formatLink(page) end return ret end

function p.formatPageTables(...) -- Takes a list of page/display tables and returns it as a list of -- formatted links. Nil values are not allowed. local pages = {...} local links = {} for i, t in ipairs(pages) do checkType('formatPageTables', i, t, 'table') local link = t[1] local display = t[2] links[i] = p._formatLink(link, display) end return links end

function p.makeWikitextError(msg, helpLink, addTrackingCategory) -- Formats an error message to be returned to wikitext. If -- addTrackingCategory is not false after being returned from -- Module:Yesno, and if we are not on a talk page, a tracking category -- is added. checkType('makeWikitextError', 1, msg, 'string') checkType('makeWikitextError', 2, helpLink, 'string', true) yesno = require('Module:Yesno') local title = mw.title.getCurrentTitle() -- Make the help link text. local helpText if helpLink then helpText = ' (help)' else helpText = end -- Make the category text. local category if not title.isTalkPage and yesno(addTrackingCategory) ~= false then category = 'Hatnote templates with errors' category = string.format( '%s:%s', mw.site.namespaces[14].name, category ) else category = end return string.format( '%s', msg, helpText, category ) end


-- Format link -- -- Makes a wikilink from the given link and display values. Links are escaped -- with colons if necessary, and links to sections are detected and displayed -- with " § " as a separator rather than the standard MediaWiki "#". Used in -- the template.


function p.formatLink(frame) local args = getArgs(frame) local link = args[1] local display = args[2] if not link then return p.makeWikitextError( 'no link specified', 'Template:Format hatnote link#Errors', args.category ) end return p._formatLink(link, display) end

function p._formatLink(link, display) -- Find whether we need to use the colon trick or not. We need to use the -- colon trick for categories and files, as otherwise category links -- categorise the page and file links display the file. checkType('_formatLink', 1, link, 'string') checkType('_formatLink', 2, display, 'string', true) link = removeInitialColon(link) local namespace = p.findNamespaceId(link, false) local colon if namespace == 6 or namespace == 14 then colon = ':' else colon = end -- Find whether a faux display value has been added with the | magic -- word. if not display then local prePipe, postPipe = link:match('^(.-)|(.*)$') link = prePipe or link display = postPipe end -- Find the display value. if not display then local page, section = link:match('^(.-)#(.*)$') if page then display = page .. ' § ' .. section end end -- Assemble the link. if display then return string.format('%s', colon, link, display) else return string.format('%s%s', colon, link) end end


-- Hatnote -- -- Produces standard hatnote text. Implements the template.


function p.hatnote(frame) local args = getArgs(frame) local s = args[1] local options = {} if not s then return p.makeWikitextError( 'no text specified', 'Template:Hatnote#Errors', args.category ) end options.extraclasses = args.extraclasses options.selfref = args.selfref return p._hatnote(s, options) end

function p._hatnote(s, options) checkType('_hatnote', 1, s, 'string') checkType('_hatnote', 2, options, 'table', true) local classes = {'hatnote'} local extraclasses = options.extraclasses local selfref = options.selfref if type(extraclasses) == 'string' then classes[#classes + 1] = extraclasses end if selfref then classes[#classes + 1] = 'selfref' end return string.format( '
%s
', table.concat(classes, ' '), s )

end

return p
  1. ^ Akimiski Island Migratory Bird Sanctuary
  2. ^ Akpait National Wildlife Area
  3. ^ Auyuittuq - How to Get There
  4. ^ Auyuittuq National Park
  5. ^ Boatswain Bay Migratory Bird Sanctuary
  6. ^ Bowman Bay Wildlife Sanctuary
  7. ^ Bylot Island Migratory Bird Sanctuary
  8. ^ Dewey Soper Migratory Bird Sanctuary
  9. ^ East Bay Migratory Bird Sanctuary
  10. ^ Harry Gibbons Migratory Bird Sanctuary
  11. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n Parks and Special Places
  12. ^ Katannilik Territorial Park Reserve
  13. ^ McConnell River Migratory Bird Sanctuary
  14. ^ Niginganiq National Wildlife Area
  15. ^ Nirjutiqavvik National Wildlife Area
  16. ^ Polar Bear Pass National Wildlife Area
  17. ^ Prince Leopold Island Migratory Bird Sanctuary
  18. ^ Qaqulluit National Wildlife Area
  19. ^ Queen Maud Gulf Migratory Bird Sanctuary
  20. ^ Quttinirpaaq - How to Get There
  21. ^ Quttinirpaaq National Park
  22. ^ Seymour Seymour Island Migratory Bird Sanctuary
  23. ^ Sirmilik - How to Get There
  24. ^ Sirmilik National Park
  25. ^ Thelon Wildlife Sanctuary
  26. ^ Twin Islands Wildlife Sanctuary
  27. ^ Ukkusiksalik - How to Get There
  28. ^ Ukkusiksalik National Park

External links

  • Government of Nunavut - Nunavut Parks
  • MPA Global: A database of the world's marine protected areas


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