Principal Investigator:Gilday, Cindy Licenced Year(s):
The objectives of this research project are:
•to engage in collective intergenerational knowledge sharing and creation to produce a compelling series of communication tools;
•to contribute to adaptation plans for communities through an extended dialogue on emergency preparedness and management; and
•to gauge the level of services already existing in the communities, while assessing...
Principal Investigator:Bussey, Eric G. Licenced Year(s):
This licence is being issued for the scientific research application no. 918.
The objective of this research is to examine an emergency management model in a northern territory of Canada. This examination will highlight the need to achieve greater efficiencies in the assignment of tasks to fulfill the normal emergency responsibility areas assigned to police and civil authorities.
Principal Investigator:Russell, Ivan Licenced Year(s):
This licence is issued for the scientific research application #919.
The goals of this research project are to 1) examine intergovernmental disaster and emergency management (DEM) coordination and cooperation requirements at the regional level; 2) highlight areas within the northern DEM structure that meet these requirements; 3) identify possible areas of improvement and assess opinions and con...
Principal Investigator:Morgan, Christine A Licenced Year(s):
The purpose of this study is to investigate how might climate change-related risks be better integrated into disaster management (prevention, preparedness, response, recovery) legislation, agreements, policies and planning, especially in relation to risk management of built infrastructure in the Canadian North.
The Project Team will conduct regional/local stakeholder engagement sessions in thre...
Principal Investigator:Lanoville, Rick Licenced Year(s):
This project will use experimental prescribed burns to evaluate the effectiveness of forest fuel treatments and sprinkler systems in protecting homes and communities from wildfires. It will also provide on-the-job training for young adults as well as op...
Principal Investigator:Newton, John Licenced Year(s):
The Researcher will investigate how communities cope with extreme geophysical phenomena such as flooding. By interaction with community residents and other officials he will determine what characteristics influence their ability to respond to events like flooding and whether community sustainability is affected by the interaction of the community and natural hazards....