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Muskox at Thule (Pituffik) Greenland. Muskoxen are local inhabitants on the southern end of the Peninsula where millions of Little Auks have their nesting grounds. The birds coincidently transport nutrient to the Green Valley leading to lush pastures for the Muskoxen.

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