Wildlife of the Arctic

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American robins take up residence in the Arctic Long regarded as a haven for migratory birds from around the world, the Arctic is increasingly playing host to a growing list of southern species never before seen in the North’s colder climes.

BBC News: Remarkable footage of the elusive Narwhal

Narwhal: Unicorn of the Arctic

A BBC team used aerial cameras to film the creatures during their epic summer migration, as they navigated through cracks in the melting Arctic sea ice.

WWF – The Arctic

A vast area of fjords and tundra, jagged peaks and frozen seas, glaciers and icebergs, and ice and snow, the Arctic is one of the planet’s last pristine regions. But for how much longer?

Shared between Canada, Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Russia, Sweden and the United States, it is home to several million people, many of them Indigenous, and provides a rich habitat to a vast array of animals, including the polar bear, arctic fox, and walrus as well as many species of seals, whales and birds.

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