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Bowhead washes ashore near Kugaaruk

A dead bowhead whale came ashore approximately 80 km from Kugaaruk recently. It was approximately 40-feet in length. A bowhead whale like this one, but approximately 40-feet in length, was found dead on shore about 80...

Iglulik celebrates bowhead catch; maktaaq shared with visiting elders

Judah Sarpinak steadied himself on the floor of the boat, less than 15 feet from an enormous 30-foot bowhead whale. At such close range with the powerful animal, one mistake by Sarpinak and his uncle...