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Species: Black-bellied Plover
Life Stage: Adult
Release Date: 2016-07-06 17:26:00
Release Location: Igloolik, Nunavut
Last Location: 2017-07-22 12:57:35
Aupajaangajuq (pronounced Ow-pa-yang-ah-yook) means 'orange' in Inuktitut for the orange leg band he is wearing. Inuktitut is one of the Inuit languages of Nunavut in northern Canada where Aupajaangajuq's breeding grounds are located.