Principal Investigator:Sandlos, John K Licenced Year(s):2016
This project will take on the challenge of using academic and non-academic media to examine and communicate community perspectives on the history, and current problem, of arsenic deposition in Yellowknife. The research team will not only ask how these historical memories have influenced the current controversy over the Giant Mine Remediation Project, but will also examine the challenges of communi...
Principal Investigator:Sandlos, John K Licenced Year(s):2013201220112010
The researchers intend to work closely with members of five northern communities to identify the historical and continued impacts of abandoned mines adjacent to their communities. They will ask how mineral development impacted the social life, economic prospects and local environments of Northern communities throughout the twentieth century, considering carefully the connections between social jus...