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  Iqaluit, Nunavut - A Community Guide by CanadaFarNorth.com
Iqaluit, the largest community in Nunavut as well as the capital city, is located in the southeast part of Baffin Island, at 63° 45' N., 68° 31' W. Formerly known as Frobisher Bay, it is at the mouth of the bay of that name, overlooking Koojesse Inlet.
Between July 1, 1999 and July 1, 2000, the population of Nunavut increased 2.5% to 27,692.
In Iqaluit, this huge improvement from the 1994 unemployment figure of 17.6% can be largely attributed to its new status as the capital city.
www.explorenorth.com /library/communities/canada/bl-iqaluit.htm   (835 words)

  
 Iqaluit, Nunavut
Iqaluit ([iqaluit] in IPA, ᐃᖃᓗᐃᑦ in Inuktitut syllabics), formerly Frobisher Bay, is the territorial capital and the largest community of Canada's youngest territory, Nunavut.
Iqaluit was selected to serve as the new territory's capital in a territory-wide referendum, in which it was chosen over Rankin Inlet and Cambridge Bay.
Iqaluit Airport is a centre for cold-weather testing of new aircraft, such as the Airbus A380 in February 2006.
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 Iqaluit, Nunavut - Voyager, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Iqaluit (ᐃᖃᓗᐃᑦ in Inuktitut syllabics), formerly Frobisher Bay, is the territorial capital and the largest community of Canada's youngest territory, Nunavut.
In December 1995, it was selected in a referendum to be the future capital of Nunavut and on April 19, 2001 it was officially recognised as a city.
Iqaluit does not have a deep water harbour, so goods may be barged ashore, or the ship may be beached at high tide and the goods unloaded when the tide goes out.
www.voyager.in /Iqaluit,_Nunavut   (1445 words)

  
 Canadian Relocation Systems, Iqaluit, Nunavut
The Capital of Nunavut is Iqaluit is the largest community in Nunavut.
Iqaluit, Inuktitut for "place of many fish," is located near the mouth of the Sylvia Grinnell River that empties into the bay named after Martin Frobisher, the Englishman in search of the Northwest Passage.
Between 1955 and 1987 the settlement of Iqaluit was known as Frobisher's Bay.
www.relocatecanada.com /nunavut   (220 words)

  
 IQALUIT FIRE DEPARTMENT
Because of Iqaluit’s remoteness, there is no automatic mutual aid system for the community to depend upon for outside help.
Therefore, it is vital that the department is equipped to handle all emergency situations encountered in its response area.
The Iqaluit Fire Department, and the Iqaluit Firefighter Association, would like to give thanks to the spouses and family members of our crew, for their support and understanding.
www.iqaluitfire.com   (243 words)

  
 Iqaluit Travel: City of Iqaluit Northern Canada Tourism Directory & Vacation Guide
Iqaluit, formerly known as Frobisher Bay, is the capital and administrative centre of Canada's newest territory, Nunavut.
Situated in the hills overlooking the Koojesse Inlet, Iqaluit is located east of Nunavut's mainland and north of Quebec on Baffin Island, and is only accessible via aircraft, dogsled, snowmobile and some boats.
Iqaluit also has a number of galleries showcasing Inuit art work, available both for viewing and for purchase.
www.iqaluit.worldweb.com   (239 words)

  
 Iqaluit Nunavut Information, Yellow Pages, and more
Our Free Classifieds for the State of Nunavut offer items such as used horse trailers, cars, trucks, motorcycles, outboard motors, books, horses, dogs, real estate listings including homes, businesses, and land, apartments for rent, boats and many other items that are for sale by owner.
Our History, Trivia and Facts Pages are populated with interesting, useless and random facts pertaining to Iqaluit, Nunavut history, Canadian history, family history and the history of names.
Our Free Message Boards Nunavut daily to ensure the appropriateness of the topics for visitors of all ages.
www.hometowncanada.com /nu/Iqaluit.html   (569 words)

  
 Nunatsiaq News 2007-11-09
An old shack passes for the office of Iqaluit's Amarok Hunters and Trappers Organization at Four Corners, where the roar of passing pick-up trucks and cars penetrates the thin walls.
About 400 Iqalungmiut formed a circle around Iqaluit’s RCMP detachment this past Tuesday, Nov. 6 to show support for the RCMP and to honour the late Cst.
The auditor general's report, issue Nov. 5, gave the NBCC a failing grade in all areas of its financial affairs.
www.nunatsiaq.com   (392 words)

  
 Jack's Arctic Page
Browse through the web version of the 1998 Nunavut Handbook at http://www.arctic-travel.com to discover the Inuit, their culture, Nunavut's wildlife, the ferociously beautiful landscape, the territory's communities, parks.
– The NPC was established under Article 11 of the Nunavut Final Agreement and is responsible for developing land use plans that will guide and direct resource use and development in the Nunavut Settlement Area.
PAIL has been proud to be a partner in the development of Nunavut Business Directory.
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 Accommodations Iqaluit Nunavut Canada: Hotels - Motels - Bed and Breakfasts - Resorts - Campgrounds
Although this is the new capital of Nunavut, Inuit people have been here for centuries, as it is a prime hunting and fishing location (fitting, since the name literally means "a school of fish").
Beginning as a small trading post, Iqaluit has developed into an educational, administrative, transportation and economic centre for the Baffin Region and the entire territory.
The museum tells the story of life in Iqaluit, and is a must-see for first time visitors to the region.
www.travelinnunavut.com /Iqaluit.cfm   (258 words)

  
 Iqaluit Hotels - Discount Hotels in Iqaluit, Nunavut (NU)
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Iqaluit, Nunavut - Reviews and travel information - TripAdvisor
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 Internet in Iqaluit NUNAVUT Canada - Pagelite Search The Canadian Web Directory   (Site not responding. Last check: )
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 Iqaluit Travel Guide:Iqaluit, Nunavut, hotels, restaurants, activities & attractions
Iqaluit Travel Guide:Iqaluit, Nunavut, hotels, restaurants, activities and attractions
Iqaluit - Nunavut - Canada    Saturday November 10, 2007 02:25 pm
for Iqaluit, Nunavut, offering travel and tourism information including hotels, restaurants, shopping, attractions, activities and more.
iqaluit.explored.ca   (282 words)

  
 Current local time in Iqaluit - Nunavut Territory - Canada
Current local time in Iqaluit - Nunavut Territory - Canada
When can I call/have a meeting with someone in Iqaluit?
Show time difference between Iqaluit time and other time zones
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 Nunavut Employers in Iqaluit - Nunavut Canada Jobs & Employment
Nunavut Employers in Iqaluit - Nunavut Canada Jobs & Employment
--> Iqaluit Chamber Of Commerce (Chambers of Commerce)
--> Nunavut Arctic College Nunatta Campus (Schools - All)
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 :: IqaluitTourism.ca :: Iqaluit Tourism, Travel, Hotels, Reservations, Real Estate, Canada
Formerly called Frobisher Bay, Iqaluit lies on the east coast of Baffin Island and is the capital of the Nunavut Territory.
For the adventure traveler Iqaluit is the ultimate destination and gateway to the Canadian Arctic.
Welcome to the Land of the Midnight Sun!!
www.iqaluittourism.ca   (68 words)

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