Principal Investigator:freeland, erin a Licenced Year(s):2008
This phase of the project partners with the community of Radili’ko and facilitates the training of youth researchers through a process of participatory video to learn with community members about the concerns and impacts of climate change and oil and gas development on well-being in the community.
With the university researcher, the community will form a research team to guide the project. The...
Principal Investigator:Hoyt, Andrea J. Licenced Year(s):2006
Community Monitoring of the Big Fish River is a new project being led by the Fisheries Joint Management Committee and the West Side Working Group. The project at the Big Fish River will include habitat and water quality surveys, traditional knowledge research and integration, discussions of the implications of changing environmental conditions, and Inuvialuit health and culture, including diet an...
Principal Investigator:Stoddart, Melissa Licenced Year(s):
This project developed out of the community concern's about the effect that local contaminants may have on their health and well being. The objectives of the study are: to obtain baseline data on the level of metals in fish from lakes that are commonly used as traditional harvesting grounds; to deliver the results of the study to the community and address local contaminant concerns; to provide co...
Principal Investigator:Branch, Jennifer Licenced Year(s):
The researcher will meet with community members, parents, students, teachers and school administrators to learn about the information seeking processes of junior high students. The equipment used on site will include a computer with CD-ROM capabilities, audio cassette recorder and video cassette recorder. The methods of data collection will include interviews, observations and verbal protocol anal...
Principal Investigator:Stenton, Douglas R. Licenced Year(s):1992
Community-based, this project will provide training for northern students and others interested in learning to conduct anthropological research which is focused on archaeology. Learning will include basic techniques used by archaeologists to study Inuit heritage. Instruction will be given to show the proper way to care for artifacts....
Principal Investigator:Stenton, Douglas R. Licenced Year(s):
As part of the Environmental Technology Program of Arctic College this work will attempt to integrate Euro-Canadian science with Inuit traditional knowledge. The Peterhead Inlet site provides a context in which students/participants gain experience in the fundamentals of data analysis and recovery while exploring a diverse range of research topics....
Principal Investigator:Strahlendorf, Peter W. Licenced Year(s):
To carry out an arctic ecology program within the framework of the Northern Cultural Heritage Project (an integration of scientific research in the Northwest Territories with an education and employment project for young northerners.)...