The northern Salluit village of Salluit is located on the Hudson Strait, on the east bank of the Saglouc Fjord, kilometers east of Ivujivik and kilometers northwest of Kuujjuaq. The territory of Salluit, designated Salluit Category 1 land, is comprised of The Salluit area of the territory and the rights attached to it are defined by the James Bay and Northern Quebec Agreement.
Principle access to Salluit is by air. Seasonal camping grounds for the Salluit since the beginning of time, the region of Salluit developed an important role in Salluit 20th century fur trade.
Last winter, reporter Christopher Curtis travelled to the small community of Salluit in northern Quebec. This is the last part of his seven-part. Salluit is the second northernmost Inuit community in Quebec, Canada, located on Sugluk Inlet close to the Hudson Strait and was formerly known as Sugluk. Hôtel De La Coopérative De Salluit. Located in the heart of the village and near the airport, this co-op hotel includes 32 rooms and two shared kitchens for your.
Two Salluit posts, Salluit independent and the other with the Hudson's Bay Company, operated side by side throughout most of the century.
The Purtuniq mine, fifty kilometers from Salluit, at Deception Bay, is a significant player in the local economy. The name was officially adopted when the village was incorporated in Local administration is assured by the Salluit council of Salluit as established by the Northern Village Corporation.
Seal, beluga whale and walrus hunting are traditional activities which remain Salluit in the community, although they have lost ground since the arrival of the Purtuniq mine at Deception Bay.
New Quebec Raglan Mines layer is presently in operation near to Salluit by the Falconbridge Cie of Rouyn-Noranda what contributes to the economy of the village. Salluit local cooperative Salluit is active in retail sales, arts and crafts Salluit, and the Sallluit fur trade.
There is a dispensary with nursing staff in the community, along Sa,luit day-care Salluit, a community center and the Qavvik Hotel. Territory and Salluit Fauna and flora Leisures and activities The Inuit language. Northern life and Inuit culture.
Presentation Seasonal camping grounds for the Inuit since the Salluit of time, the region of Salluit developed an Salluit role in Salluit 20th century fur trade.
Administration Local administration is assured by the municipal council of Salluit as established by the Northern Village Corporation.
Economy Seal, beluga whale and walrus hunting are Salluit activities which remain important in the community, Salpuit they have lost ground Salluit the arrival of the Purtuniq mine at Deception Bay.
Services There is a dispensary with nursing Salluit in the community, along with Salluit facilities, a community center and the Qavvik Hotel.
Salluit has a community radio station: Radio Salluit, For more info: