NWT Canoe Adventure by F.R. Gorga  
  As you move back from the water, and gain in elevation modestly, you reach the “dry tundra”, black spruce (if present at all) are widely scattered and very stunted. The ground is covered mainly in reindeer lichen and bear berry and there are numerous bare rock outcroppings.
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