Fifty-two marine sediment samples from Prince of Wales Strait and Amundsen Gulf have been analyzed for properties such as grain size and rock and mineral composition. It appears that the distribution of the various sediment types in the area investigated is markedly influenced by both stream location and sea ice.
Bader, Richard G., and Vernon J. Henry. 1958. "Marine sediments of Prince of Wales Strait and Amundsen Gulf, West Canadian Arctic." Journal of Marine Research 17, (1). https://elischolar.library.yale.edu/journal_of_marine_research/901