Principal Investigator:Beyens, L. Licenced Year(s):1992
To survey the testate amoebae and diatom communities on Devon Island and to make biogeographical comparisons with data obtained from other arctic regions. Samples will be taken of soil, mosses, lichens, mud and water....
Principal Investigator:Welch, Harold Licenced Year(s):19931992199119901988
To study epontic algae and amphipods in Resolute area; phytoplankton, kelp and Mya truncata in Barrow Strait, from small vessels. To study hunter-killed seal parts for food habit analysis....
Principal Investigator:Williams, Kerstin Licenced Year(s):
Comparative studies of living diatom flora during and after ice break-up with diatom thanatocoenoces (death assemblages) preserved in the sediments....
Principal Investigator:Hutchinson, Tom Licenced Year(s):
To continue studies of the Smoking Hills into the nature of the adaptations by which aquatic biota and tundra plants survive the intense acidic fumigations from the burning cliffs. Focus will be on the algae and zooplankton of tundra ponds and samples will be taken for identification by microscopic study on the spot and others preserved for later identification....