Philpots Island

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Philpots Island
Geography
Location Northern Canada
Coordinates 74°57′N 079°58′W / 74.950°N 79.967°W / 74.950; -79.967 (Philpots Island)Coordinates: 74°57′N 079°58′W / 74.950°N 79.967°W / 74.950; -79.967 (Philpots Island)
Archipelago Queen Elizabeth Islands
Canadian Arctic Archipelago
Country
Canada
Territory  Nunavut
Demographics
Population Uninhabited

Philpots Island is a member of the Queen Elizabeth Islands and the Canadian Arctic Archipelago in the territory of Nunavut. It is the largest of Devon Island's offshore islands, located at Devon's eastern end.[1] It lies in Baffin Bay, with Hyde Inlet to the north, and the Parry Channel to the south.

Philpots Island is home to Northern Fulmars, Glaucous Gulls, and Ivory Gulls[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Devon Island". oceandots.com. Retrieved 2008-06-26. 
  2. ^ Nettleship, D.N. "Seabird Colonies and Distributions". ucalgary.ca. Retrieved 2008-06-26. 

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