Tags archives: Marine

  • Salluit Research Station is owned and run by CEN whose secretariat is based at Université Laval, Québec, Canada. Permafrost research by CEN began in 1987. A major research program was undertaken in 2002 to support community adaptation to changing permafrost in the context of climate change and to ho... [read more]
  • Scientists have been working at the station since the 1950s. Parks Canada has two Weather haven shelters with oil burner furnaces (each can sleep two people). Pending availability, researchers are welcome to use the sleepers. Centre d’études nordiques (CEN)/ Centre for Northern Studies operates thre... [read more]
  • This is the main operations facility for Quttinirpaaq National Park. There are six weather haven-style structures designated for park operations, including a kitchen, 3 two-bedroom sleepers, an office, and a latrine. All buildings are heated and have solar power. There are also 3 weather haven struc... [read more]
  • Kitchen and work/sleep cabins and observation blinds. Name Email Phone Number Primary Contact Amie Black amie.black@canada.ca (613) 998-8523 Secondary Contact Francois Fournier francois.fournier@canada.ca (418) 649-6127 Download Prince Leopold Island Seabird Res... [read more]
  • Kivalliq Hall has 2 computer labs on the broadband, three classrooms, a business library, seminar rooms and student lounges. The program delivery area connects with administrative space, a single residence with 44 beds, 20 itinerant beds for staff and visitors, kitchen and student staff lounges with... [read more]
  • Wet lab available. Sinks, large work area, storage room and refrigerator. Name Email Phone Number Primary Contact Campus Dean Fiona.Buchan-Corey@arcticcollege.ca (867) 983-4107 Secondary Contact Mary Ellen Thomas Maryellen.thomas@arcticcollege.ca (867) 979-7202 Down... [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]
  • The IQ and Oral History office is located in the Government of Nunavut Building and has a visiting researcher area. The office houses a library on local oral histories. A 6 bed accommodation unit is available for use by researchers. The unit has a full kitchen and laundry room. Name Em... [read more]
  • Facilities can accommodate up to 8 people. One main cabin is used for sleeping and one smaller shed is used for storage year round. A lab cabin offers limited sample processing space. During operating season (summer): additional tents are used for storage and cooking/eating. Name Email... [read more]
  • A small cabin sleeps 5 people and provides a small space for office work. Canvas tents are used for kitchen facilities and storage. Freshwater collected from a nearby stream is used for cooking and drinking. Name Email Phone Number Primary Contact Amie Black amie.black@canada.c... [read more]
  • The Cambridge Bay Observatory is the first location in Canada's Arctic for year-round, continuous undersea monitoring of the environment. It offers science-based support for greater understanding and protection of the fragile arctic marine ecosystems. Data streaming from the instrument platform incl... [read more]
  • A six-bed accommodation unit available for use by researchers. The unit has a full kitchen and laundry room. Name Email Phone Number Primary Contact Rick Armstrong Rick.armstrong@arcticcollege.ca (867) 979-7280 Secondary Contact Mary Ellen Thomas Maryellen.thomas@arcticcoll... [read more]