Principal Investigator:Levesque, Keith R Licenced Year(s):20152014
As part of the ArcticNet marine-based research program, the Canadian Coast Guard Ship (CCGS) Amundsen will conduct standard oceanographic and bathymetric sampling operations in the Beaufort Sea/Amundsen Gulf/Mackenzie Shelf region. The Amundsen will conduct an active acoustics survey in a designated area of Amundsen Gulf and opportunistic surveys along the ship track in the southern Beaufort Sea a...
Principal Investigator:Welch, Harold Licenced Year(s):
The researcher and his team will continue their marine research at Resolute. They will continue their work on the trophic dynamics of the arctic marine food chain as it pertains to marine mammal and seabird production. The main goal is to obtain data on seasonal cycles of energy flow. The team will also be examining organochlorine and heavy metal contaminants in the marine system....
Principal Investigator:Curtis, Mark A. Licenced Year(s):
The research scientists and graduate students involved are primarily interested in three topics in the aquatic ecosystems of the Igloolik region: (1) the species compostion of marine phytoplankton; (2) the cold adaptation physiology of polar cod; (3) the parasites of arctic char....
Principal Investigator:Hop, Haakon Licenced Year(s):
The Researcher and his assistant will collect Arctic cod. Samples of these will be taken and studied to investigate the feeding ecology of Arctic cod and the energy flow through Arctic cod from zooplankon to marine mammals and sea birds....
Principal Investigator:Sprague, John B. Licenced Year(s):
To collect specimens of arctic cod (Boreogadus saida) and common amphipod crustaceans in order to examine cadmium in food-chains....