March 11 – On-the-Land Contest




Sandra Saviakjuk
Coral Harbour
Tapia Saviakjuk and Dino Bruce picking up a seal down at floe edge in Feb. 2019.

ᓵᓐᑐᕋ ᓴᕕᐊᕐᔪᒃ
ᑕᐱᐊ ᓴᕕᐊᕐᔪᒃ ᐊᒻᒪ ᒡᑎᓅ ᐳᕉᔅ ᐊᐃᒃᓯᖅᑐᑦ ᓇᑦᑎᕐᒥ ᓯᓈᓂ ᕕᕈᐊᕆ 2019−ᒥ.



Angie Mary Ashevak
Clyde River
My boyfriend took this beautiful inukshuk on a beautiful night.

ᐋᓐᔨ ᒥᐊᕆ ᐋᓯᕙᒃ
ᐱᖃᓐᓈᕋ ᐊᔾᔨᓕᐅᖅᓯᓚᐅᖅᑐᖅ ᐆᒥᖓ ᐱᐅᔪᒻᒪᕆᐊᓗᖕᒥ ᐃᓄᒃᓱᖕᒥ ᑲᔾᔮᕐᓇᖅᑐᒥ ᐅᓐᓅᔪᒥ.




Barney Konana
Alexander Nahalik Konana a few years back looking at some caribou.

ᐹᕐᓂ ᑯᓄᓇ
ᐋᓕᒃᓵᓐᑐᕐ ᓇᕼᐊᓕᒃ ᑯᓄᓇ ᖃᒡᙳᐊᕐᔪᖕᓂ ᐊᕐᕌᒍᓂ ᖄᖏᖅᓯᒪᓕᖅᑐᓂ ᖁᙱᐊᖅᑐᖅ ᑐᒃᑐᓂᑦ.



Nicole Ymana
This was taken during a fall field camp of the ETP (Environmental Technology Program) and during that night I managed to capture one of the best northern lights pictures I’ve ever taken.

ᓂᑰᓪ ᐃᒪᓇ
ᐅᓇ ᐊᔾᔨᓕᐅᖅᑕᐅᓚᐅᖅᑐᖅ ᐅᑭᐊᒃᓵᒥ ᓄᓇᒥ ᑕᖕᒫᕐᓂᐅᔪᒥ ETP (ᐊᕙᑎᓕᕆᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᓄᑖᙳᖅᐸᓪᓕᐊᔪᓂ ᐱᓕᕆᐊᖑᔪᒥ) ᐊᒻᒪ ᐅᓐᓄᐊᖓᓂ ᐊᔾᔨᓕᐅᕆᔪᓐᓇᖅᓯᓚᐅᖅᐳᖓ ᐱᐅᓂᖅᐹᖑᔪᓂ ᐊᖅᓴᕐᓂᓂᑦ ᐊᔾᔨᓕᐅᕆᓚᐅᖅᓯᒪᔭᓐᓂᑦ.


Joshua Kringorn
Adele Sigguk inspects an ancient Tuniq footprint during our Elder & Youth camp May 2014, about 20 km west of Kugaaruk.
According to the elders oral history passed down from generations, The Tuniq in the area were driven/scared away, after the tuniit killed the women and youth, while the men were out seal hunting in the winter.
Sources can also be obtained from Knud Rasmussen’s Netsilik diaries, Rasmussen traveled the northwest passage on land/sea ice, by dog team, after Amundsen’s voyage.

ᔭᓱᐊ ᐅᓇᓕᕐᔪᐊᖅ ᕿᖑᖅ
ᐊᑎᐅᓪ ᓯᒡᒍᒃ ᖃᐅᔨᓴᖅᐳᖅ ᓄᑕᐅᙱᕐᔪᐊᖅᑐᒥ ᑐᓂᖅ ᑐᒥᖓᓐᓂ ᐃᓄᑐᖃᕐᓂ ᐊᒻᒪ ᒪᒃᑯᒃᑐᓄᑦ ᑕᖕᒫᕐᓂᐅᔪᒥ ᒪᐃ 2014−ᒥ, 20 ᑭᓛᒥᑐᐸᓗᖕᒥ ᐱᓇᖕᓇᒥ ᑰᒑᕐᔪᖕᒥ.
ᐅᖃᐅᓯᐅᓪᓗᓂ ᐃᓄᑐᖃᕐᓄᑦ ᐅᖃᐅᓯᒃᑯᑦ ᐊᑐᖅᐸᓚᐅᖅᑕᖏᓐᓂ ᑐᓂᔭᐅᔪᓂ ᓯᕗᕚᑦᑎᓐᓂ, ᑐᓂᖅ ᐃᓂᐅᔪᓂ ᕿᒫᑎᑕᐅᓚᐅᖅᐳᑦ/ᑲᑉᐱᐊᓵᕆᔭᐅᓚᐅᖅᐳᑦ, ᑐᓃᑦ ᑐᖂᑦᑎᓚᐅᖅᑎᓪᓗᒋᑦ ᐊᕐᓇᓂᑦ ᐊᒻᒪ ᒪᒃᑯᒃᑐᓂ, ᐊᖑᑎᑦ ᓇᑦᑎᕋᓱᒋᐊᖅᓯᒪᑎᓪᓗᒋᑦ ᐅᑭᐅᒃᑯᑦ.
ᓇᑭᙶᕐᓂᐅᔪᓂ ᐱᔭᐅᔪᓐᓇᖅᐳᑦ ᑯᓄᑦ ᕌᔅᒥᐅᓴᓐ ᓇᑦᓯᓕᒃ ᑎᑎᕋᖅᑕᐅᓂᑯᓂ, ᕌᔅᒥᐅᓴᓐ ᐃᖏᕐᕋᓂᖃᓚᐅᖅᓯᒪᕗᖅ ᓱᓪᓗᐊᓗᒃ ᐅᐊᓕᓂᕐᒥᑦ ᕿᑭᖅᑖᓗᖕᒧᑦ ᑕᕆᐅᒃᑯᑦ ᐊᖅᑯᑎᖓᒍᑦ ᓄᓇᒃᑯᑦ/ᑕᕆᐅᑉ ᓯᑯᖓᒍᑦ, ᕿᒧᒃᓯᒃᑯᑦ, ᐊᒪᓐᓴᓐ ᐃᖏᕐᕋᓂᖓᑕ ᑭᖑᓂᐊᒍᑦ.

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Casey has worked in journalism for more than 20 years, and with Nunavut News since 2011. His work has taken him across the North: to every community in Nunavut's Qikiqtani and Kivalliq regions; to Yellowknife, NWT; to Whitehorse, Yukon, for the 2012 Arctic Winter Games; and to Fairbanks, Alaska, for the 2014 Arctic Winter Games. Casey is the two-time recipient of Canada's top national award for community newspaper reporting, most recently in 2015 for his work covering Iqaluit's dump fire. He was the project developer for NNSL's 2016 Arctic Winter Games website and app, which won regional honours for best online project. His editorial criticizing the GN's approach to bilingual education was named best in Canada in 2018.