Licence #4005

Regions: Qikiqtaaluk Region, Nunavut

Tags: physical sciences, bathymetry, sea ice, sonar survey, seabed mapping

Principal Investigator: de Heering, Philippe (1)
Licence Number: 4005
Organization: Canadian Astronautics Limited
Licensed Year(s): 1984
Issued: Jan 01, 1984

Objective(s): To carry out phase I of a bathymetric survey system. A tower will be built on the ice and a rifle (460 cal Weaterby) mounted on it. The rifle will be discharged into the ice and measurements made to determine the amount of sound transmitted to the water, the level of bottom echo detected in air etc.