Foxe Basin

One of Canada's little-known areas, the Foxe Basin is a shallow oceanic collective. These nutrient-rich cold waters  are known to be especially favorable to phytoplankton. In turn, the numerous islands the basin make for important bird habitats, including Sabine's gulls and many types of shorebirdsBowhead whales also migrate annually to the area.

Map of Foxe Basin

Nearby landmarks

Trips that visit Foxe Basin

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