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Quttinirpaaq National Park may not have streets, but it’s now included in Google Street View’s extensive digital mapping library. “We are always looking to improve our maps to reflect the vast geography of Canada and to create a digital map to connect Canadians,” stated Google Canada’s spokesperson Alexandra Hunnings Klein via email. Quttinirpaaq, which means...
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Michele LeTourneau
Michele LeTourneau first arrived at NNSL's headquarters in Yellowknife in1998, with a BA honours in Theatre. For four years she documented the arts across the Northwest Territories and Nunavut. Following a very short stint as a communications officer with the Government of the Northwest Territories, Michele spent a decade at a community-based environmental monitoring board in the mining industry, where she worked with Inuit, Chipewyan, Tlicho, Yellowknives Dene and Metis elders to help develop traditional knowledge and Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit contributions for monitoring and management plans. She rejoined NNSL and moved to Iqaluit in May 2014 to write for Nunavut News. Michele has received a dozen awards for her work with NNSL.