Tags archives: Discontinuous Permafrost

  • Scotty Creek Research Station was founded in 1999, with Scotty Creek draining 152 km2 area of high boreal forest continuing discontinuous permafrost, with a high concentration of wetlands. Because the permafrost is relatively warm, thin and discontinuous, permafrost thaw is widespread. This is leadi... [read more]
  • The Aurora Research Institute (ARI) is located at the North Slave Campus of Aurora College in Yellowknife. The ARI is the regional office for Yellowknife and surrounding communities north of Great Slave Lake. The ARI carries out contractual research and conduct research as requested by the community... [read more]
  • We are here to answer northern research questions, support and advance local innovation, and provide research services to visiting researchers. Our thematic areas include: climate change, cold climate innovation, environmental science, society and culture, and technology innovation. These areas are ... [read more]
  • Kluane Lake Research Station (KLRS) is located near the Alaska Highway, 220 km northwest of Whitehorse, Yukon, on the south shore of Kluane Lake. The extreme elevation difference between Kluane Lake and the crest of the St. Elias Mountains establishes a strong gradient in environmental attributes an... [read more]
  • Dechinta Bush University is an all season land-based university program, focusing on Indigenous and Northern governance, self-determination, sustainable communities and resource management, boreal ecology, land-based education,leadership, community based and participatory research. Year-round facili... [read more]
  • The research station is legally owned by the Kativik Regional Government (KRG), but it is operated by CEN through a long-term lease. This station is part of the CEN Network and is part of a provincial park that is co-managed by KRG and the government of Québec (Tursujuq Park). Clearwater Lake is the... [read more]
  • The Boniface River Station is owned and run by CEN whose secretariat is based at Université Laval, Québec, Canada. This station is part of the CEN Network. This station is located within the forest-tundra less than 10 km from treeline and some 30 km from Hudson Bay. It is comprised of three individu... [read more]