Mesoscale Climates and Paleoclimates of the Baffin Island Region

Regions: Qikiqtaaluk Region, Nunavut

Tags: physical sciences, climatology, glaciology, paleoclimatology, ice cap

Principal Investigator: Jacobs, John D. (17)
Licence Number: 12107
Organization: Department of Geography, Memorial University
Licenced Year(s): 1994 1993 1992 1991 1990 1988 1987
Issued: Jan 01, 1992
Project Team: J. Squires; R. Heron; B. Peters

Objective(s): To continue to provide mesoscale resolution of climate and climatic influences.

Project Description: The Researchers will set up an automatic climate station on Penny Ice Cap. They will service the climate station erected on Barnes Ice Cap in 1990. Amadjuak Lake and the NW margin of the Barnes ice cap will also be visited to service automatic stations installed there in previous years.