62 record(s) found with the tag "resource management" (multi-year projects are grouped):
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Information sources of the Nunavut Wildlife Management Board
Principal Investigator: Allen, Eric
Licenced Year(s): 1993
Summary: This project will identify and summarize the types of information that the Nunavut Wildlife Management Board receives and uses in its decision-making. A survey and review of past Board meetings will provide data for this exercise as will interviews with government and Inuit officials that are associated with the Board. This research will be performed in Iqaluit with a short visit to Rankin Inlet...


Enumeration of the upstream run of anadromous arctic charr at Kuujjua River, Victoria Island, N.W.T., in 1992.
Principal Investigator: Harwood, Lois
Licenced Year(s): 1992
Summary: A full-span conduit weir will be used to estimate the strength (i.e., numbers) of the upstream run of arctic charr at the Kuujjua River. Fish passing through the weir will be counted and measured, and a subset of these fish will be tagged and sampled....


Mackenzie Basin Impact Study: Land Assessment
Principal Investigator: Cohen, Stewart
Licenced Year(s): 1993 1992
Summary: The Mackenzie Basin Impact Study will assess the potential impacts of global climatic change on the region. The component on land assessment will determine possible changes in land capability. Information on resource management goals is needed so that the study can can assess whether changes in land capability might lead to conflicts over land use....


The Nature and Origin of Ground Ice in the High Arctic and Icing as a Hydrologic Component of Northern Drainage Basins
Principal Investigator: Pollard, Wayne H
Licenced Year(s): 1994 1992 1991 1990 1988
Summary: The researchers will gain a better understanding of permafrost conditions of the study area and the environmental conditions under which permafrost formed and evolved. They will also investigate icings and icing processes, since icings are a hydrologic phenomenon and their occurance has implications for recharge and runoff of drainage systems and water resource management....


Co-management: Northern Experience with Implications for Future Directions in Resource Planning and Management
Principal Investigator: Roberts, Karen
Licenced Year(s): 1992
Summary: The research is an evaluation of co-management practice in the Western Arctic as it is established under the Inuvialuit Final Agreement. The study will use the Inuvialuit Wildlife Management Advisory Council for the NWT as the case study and will involve attending meetings and conducting key informant interviews....


The legal impact of land claim agreements on water management in the NWT
Principal Investigator: Muir, Magdelena A.K.
Licenced Year(s): 1991
Summary: The researcher will revise and publish a manuscript which presents a legal and administrative analysis of the land claim agreements and their effect on water management in the Northwest Territories....


Digital Database of Vegetation Types of the Mackenzie Valley Development Corridor
Principal Investigator: Squires Taylor, Cindy
Licenced Year(s): 1992 1991
Summary: The Researcher will conduct a survey, approximately 30 km on either side of the Mackenzie River using satellite imagery. A classification will be undertaken of the area from the Mackenzie Delta to the Fort Simpson area, with wider zones along the east side to include proposed pipeline routes. The information can be plotted as colour maps to show the location of trap lines, forest fires or wildlife...


The Dynamics of Inuit Participants and Decision-making in the Setting of the Boundaries for North Baffin Park
Principal Investigator: Vannijnatten, Debora
Licenced Year(s): 1991
Summary: The Researcher will investigate the degree to which the Inuit communities of Arctic Bay and Pond Inlet were involved in the desicion making process to set the boundaries for North Baffin Park. She will also examine how concerns are expressed in Inuit community involvement in these processes....


Integrated Natural Resource Management - A Question of Property Rights?
Principal Investigator: Rohlmann, Monika
Licenced Year(s): 1991
Summary: The Researcher will examine the property regime established under the Inuvialuit Regional Settlement Act. Informal field observations, literature and file reviews and informal discussions with key persons will be carried out....


Dene Traditional Environmental Knowledge Pilot Project
Principal Investigator: Johnson, Martha
Licenced Year(s): 1990
Summary: The information gathered will be used to establish a system of wildlife management and land use planning in Denendeh that combines both western scientific and traditional approaches to environmental management. Information will also be used for curriculum development in the sciences and social studies programmes....


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