Polar Bear Pass National Wildlife Area

A map of the area immediately surrounding DFRP Property Number 70871


  • Property Number:

  • Custodian:

    Environment and Climate Change Canada
  • Official Contact:

    Robert Daigle - 514.895.1729
  • Interest

    Crown Owned
  • Restriction:

    No Restriction
  • Primary Use:

    Wildlife Research and Management
  • Address:

    Bathurst Island
  • Place Name:

    Bathurst Island
  • Municipality:

    Qikiqtaaluk, Unorganized
  • Province/Territory:

  • Federal Electoral District:

  • Coordinates

    75.628253, -98.930630, Accurate within ± 500m
  • Census Classification

  • Land Area:

    263,648 ha
  • Building Count:

  • Floor Area:

    53 sq. m.
  • Record Created On

    June 3rd, 1994
  • Record Last Modified On

    November 1st, 2022


Structure Number Custodian Structure Name Structure Address Floor Area (sq. m.) Building Occupancy Level
070871Environment and Climate Change CanadaSupport BuildingResolute Bay, Bathurst Island, NU 53Fully Occupied

Contaminated Sites

Federal Site IdentifierStatusSite NameHighest Step Completed
00002744ClosedAncillary Drum Storage02 - Historical Review
00002498ClosedDebris area02 - Historical Review
00002501ClosedPolar Bear Pass - Storage of Fuel and Oil Barrels02 - Historical Review
00008757ClosedAirstrip and Drum Storage03 - Initial Testing Program
00002497ClosedBurn area06 - Classify the site using the CCME National Classification System
00002496ClosedHeating Oil Dispensing Drum & Drum Storage06 - Classify the site using the CCME National Classification System