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In Celebration of Nunavut - Exploiting the North - Volume 2

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Six videos showing the impact of resource exploitation and of Canada's efforts to assert sovereignty over the Arctic. Volume 2 contains: First Cruise for Arctic Supply Ship (5 min. 30 sec.) (Part of Eye Witness No. 62) The maiden voyage of the d'Iberville, an icebreaker and supply ship. (1954) Invasion from the South (30 min.) A look at work carried out onboard the HMCS Labrador. We learn about oceanographic and hydrographic research as well as the challenges of Arctic deep-sea diving. We also accompany a helicopter delivering supplies to a station that will form part of the DEW line. Black and white. (1956)

1999, 36 min 47 s

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