20 record(s) found with the tag "narwhal" (multi-year projects are grouped):
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Collection of Inuit traditional knowledge of the distribution and biology of High Arctic beluga and narwhal
Principal Investigator: Stewart, D. Bruce
Licensed Year(s): 1993
Summary: The researchers will be documenting Inuit traditional knowledge of the distribution, abundance and biology of High Arctic beluga and narwhal. This information will be used to identify research and management needs for local and co-management plans. A questionnaire will be used to interview elders and hunters; the interviewer will be a community resident. Information will be compiled into a repo...

What is a narwhale worth? Forces driving the narwhale hunt in the eastern Canadian Arctic: Their dynamics and management for conservation.
Principal Investigator: Reeves, Randall
Licensed Year(s): 1990
Summary: The purpose of this study is to understand the historical and present-day dynamics of narwhale hunting. In addition, Inuit hunter and government resource managers have a common interest in ensuring that these marine mammals are harvested at sustainable levels and that product markets remain stable. The succuss of this management strategy will be reviewed....

Licence #5138
Principal Investigator: Cirone, Claire
Licensed Year(s): 1985
Summary: To collect tissue samples from Narwhal and Beluga for DNA extraction and cell cultures taken from a hunter kill to obtain a more detailed and completed picture of the DNA complex in Narwhal and Beluga whales....

Licence #5108
Principal Investigator: Riewe, R.R.
Licensed Year(s): 1985
Summary: To determine the distribution and abundance of narwhal whales and to study their behaviour....

Licence #5098
Principal Investigator: Ford, Deborah Cavanaugh
Licensed Year(s): 1985
Summary: To make underwater recordings of narwhal sounds and compare these recordings to tapes made in other areas....

Licence #5077
Principal Investigator: Kingsley, Michael
Licensed Year(s): 1985
Summary: To study ringed seal behaviour; seal biology and aerial survey; Narwhal behaviour and vocalization....

Licence #2478
Principal Investigator: McLaren, Peter
Licensed Year(s): 1979
Summary: Aerial surveys of sea mammals and sea birds. This will include surveys of beluga whales, narwhals and dovekies....

Licence #2283
Principal Investigator: Silverman, Helen
Licensed Year(s): 1978
Summary: Narwhal study involving behavioural patterns, recoding such things as age, sex, migratory patterns and respiratory patterns. Stomach contents of those narwhals killed by Inuit guides will be collected for future laboratory analysis....

Licence #2210
Principal Investigator: Vogl, Wayne
Licensed Year(s): 1977
Summary: Continuation of research on the circulatory system of the narwhal....

Licence #2182
Principal Investigator: Cetrone, Gene
Licensed Year(s): 1977
Summary: To film a documentary and conduct observations and research on the migration of narwhals....