Enivronmental Studies of the Ice-Bearing Region in Canadian Arctic
Principal Investigator: Fujino, Kazuo (1)
Licence Number: 10196
Organization: Hokkaido University
Licensed Year(s): 1990
Issued: Jan 01, 1990
Project Team: S. Sato; K. Matusuda; F. Sato; O. Shimizu; I. Miyabuchi;

Objective(s): To clarify the origin and formation process of the ice body bearing in the permafrost related to paleoclimatology the of Arctic region; to gather information on the water budget, ecological changes and isostatic uplift in the period from the Glacial Epoch throughout to Postglacial present in the Arctic Coastal region;

Project Description: The Researcher and field team will conduct a geological survey and topographic traverse survey around the massive ground ice. They will take samples for ecological study and geochemical analysis.