Tags archives: Treeline

  • Havikpak Creek Research Station was founded in 1991, with the watershed draining 20 km2 area of forest, shrubs and a small portion of tundra. The site is underlain by continuous permafrost, with very high ground ice content. Changes in climate is resulting in substantial changes in snow cover, evapo... [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 South Slave Research Centre (SSRC) has access to computers with ArcGIS software, Analyst, 3D Analyst and Spatial Analyst extensions for ArcGIS, Stata15, NVivo 9, standard office productivity programs including Microsoft Office and Internet access. The SSRC has access to a wet lab. In this lab ar... [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]
  • In 2011, the Centre opened a new 27,000 square foot operations building. This facility can accommodate up to 84 guests and features a full service cafeteria, 5 laboratories, 3 classrooms, audio-visual lounge, heated 360 degree aurora viewing dome, fitness room and outdoor viewing platform. We provid... [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]
  • 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]