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Our Canada - The Arctic

This title is a part of the series Our Canada - Its Geographic Regions Series

Catalogue Number:  MCI094
Producer:  McIntyre Media Inc.
Subject:  Canadian Social Studies, First Nations Studies, Social Studies
Language:  English
Grade Level:  3 - 5, 6 - 8, 9 - 12
Country Of Origin:  Canada
Copyright Year:  2016
Running Time:  17:15
Closed Captions:  Yes

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Canada's Arctic region is one of the world's most isolated regions, primarily composed of a large group of islands north of the Arctic Circle. It is an area of unusual landforms such as pingos, cirques and tors as well as an area of beautiful sites such as the aurora borealis. Special adaptations have had to be made by vegetation and wildlife in order for survival in this harsh environment. Despite its isolation, this is a region greatly impacted by climate change.

Includes PDF Resource Guide.

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