Alexandra Fiord facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsAlexandra Fjord
|Location||Johan Peninsula, Ellesmere Island, Nunavut|
|Ocean/sea sources||Nares Strait|
Alexandra Fiord has a long and variable history, from the Paleo and Thule cultures that inhabited the fiord from 2500 BCE - 1500 CE, to the scientists that seasonally visit the fiord now. From 1953 to 1963, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police had a station at Alexandra Fjord ( ) which, at the time, was the northernmost police station in the world. It was then used as a seasonally scientific research base from 1987 to 1992. It is currently used as a seasonal scientific research base.
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