ASEA ICE Monitoring Site (Sims) in Lancaster Sound

Regions: Qikiqtaaluk Region, Nunavut

Tags: physical sciences, sea ice, geophysics

Principal Investigator: Barber, David G. (10)
Licence Number: 10009
Organization: Department of Geography, University of Waterloo
Licensed Year(s): 1995 1994 1993 1992 1991 1990
Issued: Jan 01, 1990
Project Team: Doug Johnson, Roger DeAbreu, Dean Flett

Objective(s): to validate the geophysical characteristics of the sea ice; to measure sea ice remotely using (SAR) Synthetic Aperture Radar imagery;

Project Description: The researcher and his team will determine the type and range of information on sea ice geophysical parameters which can be extracted from the (SAR) Synthetic Aperture Radar imagery from aerial orbital platforms.