Survival Guide for Devon Island

By: Gwen A. and Gabi W.

Location,Climate,and Geography

Devon Island is located in North America(Canada)near Baffin Bay in the Qikiqtaaluk region(Nunavat)Devon Island has high elevation and northern latitude.July is the warmest month with an average temperature of 45.68 degrees fahrenheit and February is the coldest month with an average temperature of -36.22 degrees fahrenheit.

Survival Steps

1. Since its cold build a small fire (average temp. -16 'c)

2. Build a nice shelter to help keep safe and warm

3. Be sure you have spare food or know what kind of fish and plants you can eat so you don't starve and/or get sick

Animal Life

Arctic hares live beyond the treeline. Walrus' have thick rough fat skin, ivory tusks and they like to swim and play in water and sunbathe in groups. Musk-ox are herbivores if the musk senses danger they will get a herd and attack the enemy. Be careful about those animals and bring some kind of weapon.

Plant Life

Forget-me- nots (flower) are safe to eat but only eat if you have nothing else, Arctic Poppies should be safe to eat unless you have a sensitive digestive system. Saxifrages are not safe to eat. Hope we helped!