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Species: Black-bellied Plover
Life Stage: Adult
Release Date: 2016-07-05 18:30:00
Release Location: Polar Bear Pass National Wildlife Area, Bathurst Island, Nunavut
Last Location: 2017-04-15 12:43:33
Aippiq (pronounced Ape-pick) means 'Tuesday' in Inuktitut for the day of the week he was banded. Inuktitut is one of the Inuit languages of Nunavut in northern Canada where Aippiq's breeding grounds are located. Aippiq had a nest with Quqsuqtuq during the 2016 breeding season.