Principal Investigator:Whalen, Dustin JR Licenced Year(s):
The primary objective of this research continues to be driven towards the safe and sustainable industrial and community development of the Beaufort Sea coastal nearshore region. The research provides the means to improve knowledge of physical conditions in the coastal zone in order to help government agencies, corporations, and local residents understand, mitigate and reduce the impacts of natural...
Principal Investigator:Audet, Pascal Licenced Year(s):
The objectives of this research project are: 1) to improve the detection and characterization of earthquakes occurring within the northern Canadian Cordillera (comprising the Mackenzie and Richardson Mountains) and surrounding areas, which is one the most seismically active areas of Canada; and 2) to study the deep Earth structures to understand the formation and evolution of the Cordillera. To th...
Principal Investigator:Trimble, Annika EV Licenced Year(s):2014
The objective of this research project is to measure solar irradiance levels in Jean Marie River and Fort Providence, in order to support pre-feasibility studies on the use of solar energy in those communities.
The project engineer will travel to Jean Marie River and Fort Providence to start monitoring solar irradiance in the two communities. The monitoring units will likely be placed on a GNW...
Principal Investigator:Chin, Krista Licenced Year(s):201620152014
Objective 1: Build a partnership between government, communities, regulators and researchers to develop a watershed-based cumulative impact study in areas of oil and gas exploration in the Sahtu region.
The Sahtu Renewable Resource Board (SRRB) can play an important coordinating role in bringing partners together and working with the communities to determine appropriate engagement in the projec...
Principal Investigator:Wilcockson, John B Licenced Year(s):2014
To collect baseline aquatic data in advance of the development of the Prairie Creek Mine. The study will be part of the Aquatic Effects Monitoring Program (AEMP) and will satisfy the requirements of the federal Environmental Effects Monitoring (EEM).
The description below is a summary of the planned methodology. Most work will be carried out on Prairie Creek; however, sampling will also be con...
Principal Investigator:Wen, Marc Licenced Year(s):20132012201120102009
This research will characterize baseline and post-baseline conditions in the lakes and streams near areas of current and pending mining activity. This will be the 11th year of post-baseline data collected in the Koala Watershed and the 8th year of post-baseline data collected in the King-Cujo Watershed as a part of EKATI’s Aquatic Effects Monitoring Program. It will also be the 10th year of moni...
Principal Investigator:Guthrie, Glen H Licenced Year(s):201120102009
This licence was issued for the scientific research licence application number 794.
The aim of this study is to provide practical scientific skills to local youth and conduct long term monitoring of the creek system.
The project will provide professional development for the team. Baseline data will be acquired on the chemical components of the creek system, sampling in accordance with instru...
Principal Investigator:Morrison, Scott Licenced Year(s):20072006
Consistent with the DFO authorization, the major objectives of the study are to provide annual documentation of shoal habitat use by Lake Trout in the vicinity of the mine site, and to ground truth hydroacoustic equipment.
Study locations for 2005 are as per 2004. Hydroacoustic surveys are to be conducted during the early morning or evening hours. The survey is conducted at the same time each...
Principal Investigator:Povey, Andrew Licenced Year(s):
Imperial Oil Resources Ltd., Aboriginal Pipeline Group, ConocoPhillips Canada (North) Ltd., Shell Canada Ltd., and ExxonMobil Canada Properties are continuing baseline studies begun in 2001 as part of the Mackenzie Gas Project. This study has two compone...
Principal Investigator:Povey, Andrew Licenced Year(s):2005
Imperial Oil Resources Ltd., Aboriginal Pipeline Group, ConocoPhillips Canada (North) Ltd., Shell Canada Ltd., and ExxonMobil Canada Properties conducted a number of baseline studies during 2001, 2002, and 2003 as part of the Mackenzie Gas Project. These...