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Protecting Canada’s Northwest PassagePurpose:
- Project Details: Protecting Canada's Northwest Passage
- Organization: The Pew Charitable Trusts
- Amount: $1,000,000
- Region: Polar
- Country: Arctic (Canada), Arctic (Greenland)
- Year Awarded: 2014
- Duration: 3 years
This project supports the Northwest Passage Arctic Marine Habitat Initiative in the creation of a network of marine protected areas in Canada and Greenland from the Beaufort Sea to Baffin Bay. These areas were identified by Inuit to sustain the Arctic fish, bird and mammals upon which they rely.