Principal Investigator:Holmes, R. Max Licenced Year(s):20162015
The Arctic Great Rivers Observatory project studies the six largest rivers in the Arctic; the Mackenzie and Yukon Rivers in North America and the Ob', Yenisey, Lena, and Kolyma Rivers in Russia. The research team is interested in how climate change is impacting Arctic rivers. The research team will make measurements of the concentration of naturally-occurring chemicals (like carbon and nitrogen)...
Principal Investigator:Alexander, Martin E. Licenced Year(s):
With the assistance of NWT Dept. of Renewable Resources fire management personnel, a study site was located approximately 50 km north of Fort Providence. A dense jack pine stand occupies the site. Surrounded by marshland, this site is ideally suited to supporting the high-intensity crown fires required in this study. Ten burning plots were located in this site. Firelines approximately 50 m wide w...
Principal Investigator:Vick, Ann Licenced Year(s):
The researchers will identify and share exemplary programs and processes in circumpolar education. They will investigate the design and results of the research program established to assess the effectiveness of the Piniaqtavut program (developing instructional programs which use community knowledge). They will also explore how the Baffin Divisional Board may be able to utilize other circumpolar re...
Principal Investigator:Boyko, Vladimir Licenced Year(s):
These researchers will carry out a part of the program of cooperation between Canada and the USSR on the economic and socio-cultural development of the native peoples of the North. They will conduct a cross-cultural and cross-societal analysis using questionnaires, observation, interviews, participation and discussion....
Principal Investigator:Rode, Andris Licenced Year(s):
to study human adaptation to prolonged hard work under extreme environmental conditions; to stimulate public interest in fitness and sport; to study geomagnetic and other physical phenomena; to develop closer scientific and cultural cooperation between Canada and the USSR...
Principal Investigator:Lamson, Cynthia Licenced Year(s):
To undertake a regional ocean management study of the Baffin Bay/Davis Strait region, concentrating on Canadian/Greenland relations and joint resource management options....