Principal Investigator:Goodman, Karen J Licenced Year(s):20162015
This research aims to answer questions posed by NWT community members and their health care providers. The long term objectives are to develop a comprehensive approach to investigating community health problems related to H. pylori infection in NWT communities and to identify public health solutions that respond to community health care needs as perceived by community members and health authoritie...
Principal Investigator:Henderson, Donald M Licenced Year(s):
The objectives of this research project are to: 1) excavation of the body fossil(s) and their careful packaging for removal and travel; and 2) make latex rubber peels of the fossilized trackways left on a fine-grained limestone. If the quality of the tracks merits it, the rock slabs hosting the tracks may be removed for safe-keeping and public display.
The fossil will be collected using standar...
Principal Investigator:Tennent, John Licenced Year(s):
This is the first part of a planned review of the circumpolar butterfly genus Erebia. The researcher will be self driven. Photographs will be taken of live Erebia specimens and habitats. Voucher specimens will be collected using standard insect net, for...
Principal Investigator:Nakamura, Ichiro Licenced Year(s):
Butterflies will be observed and some specimens collected along the Dempster Highway in the western part of the NWT for several days in late June to early July. The areas to be covered will be limited to within a few miles from the road. Sample specimens will be secured to provide definitive identification and as representatives of the local populations. However, no unnecessary specimens will b...
Principal Investigator:Dawson, Mary R. Licenced Year(s):
Paleontological collecting of vertbrate and plants ranging in age from Late Cretaceous to Middle Eocene; also to study the stratigraphic relationships of the fossil-bearing deposits and interpreting both the conditions that these rocks represent and the geologic relationships within the Eureka Sound Formation....
Principal Investigator:Cody, W.J. Licenced Year(s):
To gather specimens of plants, fungi (mushrooms) and insects to be preserved and retained in museums for future study and taxonomy (plant classification)....