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Sampling of Traditional Foods in Deline, NT in 2015/2016
Principal Investigator: Macdonald, Colin R
Licensed Year(s): 2015
Summary: The objective of the study is to obtain statistically valid numbers of samples of major traditional food items and to analyse them for chemicals of concern, including mercury, and naturally-occurring radionuclides. The conclusions of this, and previous, food studies will be communicated to the community. Approximately 20 samples of moose or caribou, fish, and waterfowl will be obtained from...

Contaminants in Fish in the Keith Arm of Great Bear Lake
Principal Investigator: Macdonald, Colin R
Licensed Year(s): 2012 2010 2009
Summary: This licence is being issued for the scientific research application no.1050. The objectives of this research are to: 1. collect 15 lake trout, 15 whitefish and 15 herring for analysis of metals, including mercury, radionuclides and organochlorine pesticides; 2. compare the levels of the compounds with the same species near the mines in the eastern part of Great Bear Lake. Fish will be colle...