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Bush Island
Bush Island is located in Nunavut
Bush Island
Bush Island
Location in Nunavut
Bush Island is located in Canada
Bush Island
Bush Island
Location in Canada
Geography
Location Hudson Strait
Coordinates 60°29′N 64°43′W / 60.48°N 64.72°W / 60.48; -64.72 (Bush Island)
Archipelago Canadian Arctic Archipelago
Highest elevation 152 m (499 ft)
Administration
Nunavut Nunavut
Region Qikiqtaaluk
Demographics
Population Uninhabited
Source: Bush Island at the Atlas of Canada


Bush Island is a small, remote island in the Qikiqtaaluk Region of Nunavut, Canada. It is located in Hudson Strait, 9.5 mi (15.3 km) off the north end of Killiniq Island, separated by Port Harvey, a small bay. It measures 2.5 mi (4.0 km) long and 1.2 mi (1.9 km) wide. The elevation is approximately 152 m (499 ft) above sea level.

Perrett Island, Hettash Island, and Flat Island, lie off the west end of Bush Island, separated by Lenz Strait. Two island groups are close by, including the Knight Islands at 13.5 mi (21.7 km) away, and the Cape Chidley Islands at 16.1 mi (25.9 km) away.

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