Paleonenvironments of Southern Baffin Island
Principal Investigator: Jacobs, John D. (17)
Licence Number: 7041
Organization: University of Windsor
Licenced Year(s): 1994 1993 1992 1991 1990 1988 1987
Issued: Jan 01, 1987
Project Team: Mr. Greg Bull; 1 student (to be selected); D.R. Stenton, U of A; Dr. W.N. Mode, U of Wisconsin; Angus Headley, AES

Objective(s): To continue the work begun in 1978; to survey vegetation and terrain on the south shore of Amadjuak Lake and the operation of a meteorological station there; to install automatic weather stations and bulk precipitation collectors at two locations, one on the southeast side of Amadjuak Lake and the other on the west side of Nettilling Lake; to monitor environmental change in the interior of Baffin Island with the intention to establish a long-term study. Student projects on freshwater invertebrate ecology and permafrost will be conducted as well.