Prince Alfred Bay

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Prince Alfred Bay
Location Wellington Channel
Coordinates 76°15′N 93°20′W / 76.25°N 93.33°W / 76.25; -93.33 (Prince Alfred Bay)Coordinates: 76°15′N 93°20′W / 76.25°N 93.33°W / 76.25; -93.33 (Prince Alfred Bay)
Basin countries Canada
Settlements Uninhabited

Prince Alfred Bay is a waterway in Qikiqtaaluk Region, Nunavut, Canada. It lies off the western coast of Devon Island, forming a border of the Grinnell Peninsula, in the eastern high Arctic. Like Pioneer Bay to the south, it is an arm of Wellington Channel.

Geography[edit]

Prince Alfred Bay's southern coast is characterized by rugged hills.[1]

References[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Morrow, D. W., & Kerr, J. W. (1977). Stratigraphy and sedimentology of Lower Paleozoic formations near Prince Alfred Bay, Devon Island. Ottawa, Canada: Geological Survey of Canada.
  • Morrow, D. W., & Kerr, J. W. (1986). Geology of Grinnell Peninsula and the Prince Alfred Bay area, Devon Island, District of Franklin, Northwest Territories. Ottawa: Geological Survey of Canada.