Beaufort Sea Coastal Impacts of Climate Change
Principal Investigator: Solomon, Steven M (9)
Licence Number: 12195
Organization: Geological Survey of Canada, Energy, Mines and Resources
Licenced Year(s): 2000 1999 1997 1996 1995 1994 1993 1992
Issued: Jan 01, 1992
Project Team: Dave Frobel, Paul Roy, Donald Forbes

Objective(s): To relate changes in the stability, morphology and position of the coastline to environmental forcing factors, as influenced by changing climate;

Project Description: The researcher and his team will investigate the range of potential impacts of changing global climate on the coastline of the Canadian Beaufort Sea. This will be done by a combination of monitoring and site investigations to ascertain processes and process rates affecting coastal responses to present day environmental forcing.