Environment

The Canadian arctic environment is very unique from southern Canada, but separate regions of the Arctic are also extremely distinct from one another. There are high mountains in some areas (the Northern Rockies), and flat low tundra in others. In many places throughout the Arctic the soil is permanently frozen and known as permafrost. However…

Arctic Animals

There are some spectacular and interesting animals in the Arctic. The Arctic is home to a wide variety of wildlife. There are twenty-three species of marine animals in the Arctic waters, and twenty-two different species of mammals living on land. All of these animals have had to make special adaptations to their living conditions in order…