Tags archives: Large River

  • 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]
  • On June 1 2015 the Government of Canada established Polar Knowledge Canada, a federal research organization that focuses on advancing Canada’s knowledge of the Arctic and strengthening Canadian leadership in polar science and technology. The new organization comprises a pan-northern science and tech... [read more]
  • The Western Arctic Research Centre (WARC) is a two-story complex, plus three unheated warehouses, located on secure property. It operates year-round and can provide researchers with a range of logistical support for field- and office-based research in the western Arctic and Beaufort Delta coastal re... [read more]
  • The CEN Whapmagoostui-Kuujjuarapik Station is owned and run by CEN whose secretariat is based at Université Laval, Québec, Canada. It is on Cree land and is run in collaboration with the Cree First Nation of Whapmagoostui. Operational since the 1970s, CEN’s principal field station conducts research ... [read more]
  • The station is the property of the Radisson municipality. It is run and operated by the following three member institutions of CEN: Université Laval, UQAR and INRS-ETE. The station has a long-term lease with the municipality. The CEN secretariat based at Université Laval oversees the management of t... [read more]
  • The Old Crow Arctic Research Facility contains four bays and a separate gas cache. One bay is for research storage space, one for Vuntut National Park, one for Vuntut Gwitch'in Government Natural Resources and the fourth houses the laboratory, walk-in freezer and palaeontological collections. The fa... [read more]
  • The Nunavik Research Centre is operated by the Resource Development Department of Makivik Corporation in Kuujjuaq, Nunavik. The Centre employs two biologist (fisheries and large mammals), a toxicologist, parasitologist and three wildlife technicians. Research is undertaken on the quality of country ... [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]