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Wildlife milestone achieved after 30-year effort

23 August 2017

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The Last Ice Area Climate Change Canada Narwhal Wildlife Ocean

It’s a place of indescribable natural beauty.

It’s the Arctic home of three-quarters of the planet’s narwhal and a place where millions of seabirds arrive in summer to raise their young. It is part of the Last Ice Area, the one Arctic region expected to retain its summer sea ice until 2050.

And it’s finally protected.

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