Forestry Research Centre “Visiting Scientists” Lab

A workspace where visiting scientists can complete desk work such as planning, data entry, reporting, meetings, etc.

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Visiting scientists lab is located inside this building. Photo credit: Yukon Government

Name Email Phone Number
Primary Contact Robin Sharples robin.sharples@gov.yk.ca (867) 633-7908
Secondary Contact Kirk Price Kirk.price@gov.yk.ca (867) 633-7914

Owner
Government of Yukon Forest Management Branch

Membership
Regular Member

Website
www.emr.gov.yk.ca/forestry

Latitude
60.8

Longitude
-135

Location
Whitehorse, within Geology building

Nearest Community
Whitehorse

Territory/ Province
Yukon

Aboriginal Government/ Homeland
N/A

Facility Type
Year-Round Research Station, Seasonally-Operated Research

Research Hinterland
Forest, Taiga / Boreal forest

Main Research Disciplines
Climatology, Environmental Sciences, Terrestrial Biology/Ecology, Traditional/Aboriginal Knowledge

Research History
www.emr.gov.yk.ca/forestry/research.html

Current Projects
www.emr.gov.yk.ca/forestry/research.html

Power
External Electrical Grid

Communications
Telephone, Internet, Computer, Printer/scanner, Fax, Videoconferencing

Local Transportation
N/A

Equipment Storage
N/A

Dormitory/Sleeping Facilities
N/A

Dining/Kitchen Facilities
N/A.Restaurants and grocery stores nearby.

Laboratory Facilities
Laboratory workspace.

Fuel Availability
Gas stations nearby

Research Requirements
N/A

Special Rules and Regulations
N/A

Local External Resources
N/A

Nearest Medical Service
Whitehorse General Hospital

Safety Considerations
N/A

Cost
N/A

Other Information
N/A

Last Updated
2015-05-30