Tags archives: Coastal

  • A small (288 square foot) cabin with two rooms. The main room (12x16ft) has bunks that can sleep up to eight people and a desk for office work. The porch/mudroom (12x8ft) has some shelving for storage. Canvas tents are used for kitchen facilities and storage. Freshwater collected from a nearby strea... [read more]
  • Receiver arrays comprised of both 69 and 180 KHz receivers, >100 acoustic transmitters in fish and 5-10 tags on ringed seals were deployed in the Resolute Bay area of Lancaster Sound. Two receiver arrays were deployed perpendicular to the shore. High-frequency boat-based hydroacoustic survey data... [read more]
  • In 2008 / 2009 an array of 65 receivers was deployed in and recovered from the inner Frobisher Bay (63o N 68o W), a macrotidal estuary on southeastern Baffin Island, Nunavut, Canada. Additionally, over 60 char were tagged (acoustic) at the Bay of Two Rivers. Name Email Phone Number P... [read more]
  • An acoustic array of 42 receivers was deployed in 2013 and then retrieved and redeployed in 2014. An additional 60 individual char were tagged in 2014, bringing the total number of tracked individuals to 120. In addition, CTD casts were conducted along systematic transects in the area in both 2013 a... [read more]
  • In the summer of 2012, the main central Arctic research program was relocated from Cumberland Sound to Scott Inlet/Sam Ford Trough. The program consists of an acoustic array of 70 receivers with an additional 10 moorings and 2 stations with oceanographic equipment and marine mammal listening devices... [read more]
  • This project tracks the spatial and temporal movements of key fish and marine mammal species using a combination of satellite tags, acoustic (V6) and chat tags, and an array of VR2W receivers deployed in the Sound. Name Email Phone Number Primary Contact Fred Whoriskey oceantra... [read more]
  • 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]
  • The RV Nuliajuk is a state of the art research vessel, measuring 19.5m in length, and comfortably houses 9 people, as she navigates through Nunavut waters with some local crew, researchers and her Captain. Her port of registry is Iqaluit, Nunavut, and she winters Glovertown NFLD, where she was built... [read more]
  • There are three cabins, one capable of sleeping eight people, one for storage, and one for cooking in. Name Email Phone Number Primary Contact Amie Black amie.black@canada.ca (613) 998-8523 Secondary Contact Jennie Rausch jennie.rausch@canada.ca (867) 669-4709 D... [read more]
  • The Polar Continental Shelf Program (PCSP) provides logistics planning and coordination assistance for field research throughout the Canadian Arctic that is conducted by Canadian government, university, northern, independent and international research organizations. The PCSP offers the following Arc... [read more]
  • Torngat Mountains Base Camp and Research Centre is located just outside the southern edge of Torngat Mountains National Park, in Saglek Fjord. The camp consists of a wet and dry lab, full-service kitchen (meals are provided), laundry facilities and washrooms with flush-toilets and showers. There are... [read more]
  • The Research Centre consists of a wet lab, dry lab, boardroom, work stations, walk-in cooler, walk-in freezer and washrooms. There is also an adjoining accommodation space with bedrooms, a common area, kitchen and washrooms that can accommodate up to eight people on a year-round basis. The work spac... [read more]