Beveridge Island (Nunavut)

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Beveridge Island
Beveridge Island (Nunavut) is located in Canada
Beveridge Island (Nunavut)
Location in Canada
Geography
Location Frobisher Bay
Coordinates 63°31′12″N 068°36′00″W / 63.52000°N 68.60000°W / 63.52000; -68.60000 (Beveridge Island)Coordinates: 63°31′12″N 068°36′00″W / 63.52000°N 68.60000°W / 63.52000; -68.60000 (Beveridge Island)
Archipelago Canadian Arctic Archipelago
Country
Canada
Territory  Nunavut
Region Qikiqtaaluk
Demographics
Population Uninhabited

Beveridge Island is one of the many uninhabited Canadian Arctic islands in the Qikiqtaaluk Region, Nunavut. It is a Baffin Island offshore island located in Frobisher Bay, approximately 27.3 mi (43.9 km) southeast of the capital city of Iqaluit.

Other islands in the immediate vicinity include Aubrey Island, Bishop Island, Cairn Island, Coffin Island, Crimmins Island, Emerick Island, Faris Island, Gardiner Island, Hill Island, Jenvey Island, Kudlago Island, Long Island, Mair Island, McLaren Island, Monument Island, Pichit Island, Pink Lady Island, Ptarmigan Island, Qarsau Island, Sale Island, Sybil Island, and Thompson Island.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Beveridge Island". travelingluck.com. Retrieved 2009-07-03.