Ground ice studies of the Tuktoyaktuk coastlands

Regions: Inuvialuit Settlement Region

Tags: physical sciences, geology, ground temperature, ground ice

Principal Investigator: Dallimore, Scott R (17)
Licence Number: 12463
Organization: Geological Survey of Canada
Licenced Year(s): 1994 1993 1993 1992 1992 1991
Issued: Jan 01, 1993
Project Team: self

Objective(s): To investigate the origin of massive ground ice in the Tuktoyaktuk Peninsula area and northern Richards Island.

Project Description: Measurements of slope and ground temperature will be collected at three sites located east of Tuktoyaktuk and on northern Richards Island. Selection of the sites will be determined in the field but are expected to be at a location south of Gruben's fish camp in Eskimo Lakes and at the west end of Richards Island at North Head.