Man's Impact on a Marine Ecosystem
Principal Investigator: Reimer, K.J. (5)
Licence Number: 11198
Organization: Royal Roads Military College
Licenced Year(s): 1992 1991
Issued: Jan 01, 1991
Project Team: Dr. S. Grundy; Dr. M. Yunker; Dr. D. Bright

Objective(s): To better understand the impact man's activities are haveing on part of the Arctic environment;

Project Description: The Researchers will collect sediments, algae and molluscs from the waters of Cambridge Bay. Three locations will be sampled: an area receiving drainage from the radar site, an area similarly affected by the hamlet and a reference site located away from the influence of both. Samples will be evaluated in terms of occurance, population and distribution. They will be analyzed for substances arising from human activity.