Arviat Research Support Facility
A six-bed accommodation unit available for use by researchers. The unit has a full kitchen and laundry room.
|Primary Contact||Rick Armstrong||Rick.email@example.com||(867) 979-7280|
|Secondary Contact||Mary Ellen Thomas||Maryellen.firstname.lastname@example.org||(867) 979-7202|
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Aboriginal Government/ Homeland
Community Research Facility
Freshwater, Marine, Sea Ice, Transitional Zone, Treeline
Main Research Disciplines
Human Biology/Wellness, Sociology, Environmental Sciences, Terrestrial Biology
Arviat is the 2nd largest community in Nunavut. The presence of a new support facility installed in 2011 for researchers makes it convenient and affordable for visiting researchers to work in this community.
Health and social research projects
External Electrical Grid
3 bedrooms with 2 beds in each
Kitchen with stove and refrigerator
All fuels available
Licensing required. Contact www.nri.nu.ca
Special Rules and Regulations
Local External Resources
Nearest Medical Service
Nursing station available. Nearest hospital is in Winnipeg, MB.
Suggest polar bear safety training, mandatory weapon, presence of local guide for researchers working near Arviat
Researchers requiring information on accommodations contact the Manager of Scientific Support Services at (867)-979-7280 or e-mail: email@example.com