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Uummannaq Town, Greenland


Position and aspect seem to be the main factors when deciding on where a Greenlandic house will go and other practicalities take a very poor back seat. Despite the harsh environment however they didn't seem to be especially well insulated with single glazed windows being quite common for instance.

Air temp: +7º C Latitude: 70º 51' N Longitude: 53º 53' W

 

These are pictures from a cruise to the High Arctic in August 2010, from Resolute Bay Canada to Kangerlussuaq in Greenland.
Pictures copyright Paul Ward. Pentax digital equipment.

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