Tags archives: Atmosphere

  • ArcticNet is a Networks of Centres of Excellence of Canada that brings together scientists and managers in the natural, human health and social sciences with their partners from Inuit organizations, northern communities, federal and provincial agencies and the private sector to study the impacts of ... [read more]
  • Resolute Bay is one of Canada’s northernmost communities, and is one of the coldest inhabited places in the world. Name Email Phone Number Primary Contact Carrie Taylor carrie.taylor@canada.ca (416) 739-4433 Secondary Contact Sangeeta Sharma Sangeeta.sharma@canada.ca (416)... [read more]
  • The Alert Research Laboratory is the site of a range of activities by the Atmospheric Science and Technology Directorate (ASTD) at Environment Canada, including stratospheric ozone and UV measurements, ground-level ozone measurements, Greenhouse Gases, various isotope studies, optical and chemical p... [read more]
  • The Ward Hunt Island Observatory research station is owned and run by CEN in collaboration with Parks Canada. Scientists have been working at the station since the 1950s. Access is from late May to mid August (contact the Park Manager in advance to confirm opening and closing dates). Parks Canada ha... [read more]
  • PEARL has three sites: The PEARL Ridge Laboratory 15km from the Eureka weather station at 610m elevation, the 0PAL laboratory next to the weather station and the SAFIRE site which is far from structures for undisturbed measurements. PEARL makes many atmospheric measurements year-round as well as hos... [read more]
  • Canadian Radiological Monitoring Network (CRMN) station for monitoring of radiation in air as well as external gamma dose. Consists of sampling equipment only, analysis performed at the laboratory in Ottawa. Also houses a telemetered detector and gamma-ray spectrometer part of the Health Canada Fixe... [read more]
  • Canadian Radiological Monitoring Network (CRMN) station for monitoring of radiation in air and precipitation, as well as external gamma dose. Consists of sampling equipment only, analysis performed at the laboratory in Ottawa. Name Email Phone Number Primary Contact Eric Pelleri... [read more]
  • Unstaffed basic shelter with an unmaintained landing strip immediately adjacent to it. No power, heat, or communication. Comfortable for a maximum of six (more if people are sleeping in tents). River water and some emergency supplies available. It has tables, benches and some basic cooking equipment... [read more]