|Archipelago||Canadian Arctic Archipelago
Ungava Bay Archipelago
|Total islands||100 (Plover Islands and Payne Islands combined)|
|Area||1,250 km2 (480 sq mi)
(Plover Islands and Payne Islands combined)
The uninhabited Plover Islands are an archipelago, members of the Canadian Arctic Archipelago and the Ungava Bay Archipelago, in the Qikiqtaaluk Region of Nunavut, Canada. They are located in western Ungava Bay, just northeast of the Arnaud River and the community of Kangirsuk on Quebec's Ungava Peninsula.
The islands have a hard granitic gneiss and a thin layer of soil. Their perimeter measures 3 km (1.9 mi).
Their habitat includes lichen, moss, sedges, and low woody shrubs.
- Plover Islands at Atlas of Canada
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