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ArcticNet Project 1: The Northwest Passage at the end of the Last Glaciation. ArcticNet Project 2: River sampling during 2017 ArcticNet expedition (148925)
Proposal Status: Conformity Determination Issued
Project Overview
Type of application: Renewal
Proponent name: Anissa Merzouk
Company: ArcticNet
Schedule:
Start Date: 2018-05-25
End Date: 2018-09-07
Operation Type: Annual
Project Description:
Project 1: Project Title: The Northwest Passage at the end of the Last Glaciation ArcticNet Researcher: Dr. Mark Furze, MacEwan University Project Location: Maxwell Bay, Devon Island, Nunavut Planned activities: Beach surveys on foot and collection of a small number of empty beach shells (5-10) (no excavations required) for radiocarbon dating. Dates: 1 day between 30 July and 10 August 2017 Project 2 Project title: River sampling during 2017 ArcticNet expedition ArcticNet Researcher: Dr. Cara Manning, University of British Columbia Project location: Rivers in the Kitikmeot and Qikiqtaaluk regions, Nunavut (list of rivers provided in the attached proposal; A few (not all) of these sampling locations will be selected from this list during the ArcticNet research cruise, based on factors such as weather). Planned activities: Collection of river water samples for chemical analysis, including measurement of greenhouse gases. Dates: Depending on the Amundsen cruise track, between 30 July and 17 August 2017.
Personnel:
Persons: 0
Days: 0
Project Map
List of all project geometries:
ID Geometry Location Name
4267 point River at Black Cliffs
4268 point Glacier River
4269 point Charles York River
4270 point Creswell River
4271 point Cunningham River
4272 point River on Devon Island
4273 point Ellice River
4274 point Freshwater Creek
4275 point Garnier River
4276 point Jayko River, just upstream of weir
4277 point Le Feuvre Inlet (East Side)
4278 point Mecham River
4279 point Pasley River
4280 point Saaqu River
4281 point Simpson River
4282 point Tingmeak River
4283 point Shore survey Maxwell Bay
Planning Regions:
Qikiqtani
Kivalliq
Affected Areas and Land Types
Inuit Owned Surface Lands
Municipal
Extablished National or Territorial Park
Settlement Area
North Baffin Planning Region
Project Land Use and Authorizations
Project Land Use
Scientific Research
Licensing Agencies
NIRB: ArcticNet holds a multiyear research license from the Nunavut Research Institute (NIRB# 06YN071) for ship-based activities onboard the CCGS Amundsen. This research application is for 2 ArcticNet sub-projects applying to conduct river sampling and shore surveys in 2017.
PC: As requested, Parks Canada is added as an Authorizing Agency for the three sampling sites located within a National Park where NPC does not have jurisdiction
NTI: Renewal of ArcticNet's NRI multi-year license (0601016R-M) is pending (contact: Mosha Cote).
CWS: As requested, Canadian Wildlife Service is added as an Authorizing Agency for the three sampling sites located in the Queen Maud Gulf Migratory Bird Sanctuary.
Other Licensing Requirements
No data found.
Material Use
Equipment
Type Quantity Size Use
No records found.
Fuel Use
Type Container(s) Capacity UOM Use
No records found.
Hazardous Material and Chemical Use
Type Container(s) Capacity UOM Use
No records found.
Water Consumption
Daily Amount (m3) Retrieval Method Retrieval Location
0
Waste and Impacts
Environmental Impacts
Waste Management
Waste Type Quantity Generated Treatement Method Disposal Method
No data found.
Category: Application form attachment - License/ Authorization
Recieved: 2017-05-08
Originator: Anissa Merzouk
Public Registry ID: 14520
Document Size: 1411.2 Kb
Category: Application form attachment - License/ Authorization
Recieved: 2017-05-10
Originator: Anissa Merzouk
Public Registry ID: 14521
Document Size: 685.17 Kb
Category: Application form attachment - License/ Authorization
Recieved: 2018-07-25
Originator: Anissa Merzouk
Public Registry ID: 14526
Document Size: 837.57 Kb
Category: Application form attachment - License/ Authorization
Recieved: 2018-07-25
Originator: Anissa Merzouk
Public Registry ID: 14527
Document Size: 2621.15 Kb
Category: Application form attachment - License/ Authorization
Recieved: 2018-07-25
Originator: Anissa Merzouk
Public Registry ID: 14528
Document Size: 405.07 Kb
Category: Application form attachment - Project description
Recieved: 2017-05-08
Originator: Anissa Merzouk
Public Registry ID: 14518
Document Size: 489.05 Kb
Category: Application form attachment - Project description
Recieved: 2017-05-08
Originator: Anissa Merzouk
Public Registry ID: 14519
Document Size: 545.89 Kb
Category: Application form attachment - Project description
Recieved: 2018-07-25
Originator: Anissa Merzouk
Public Registry ID: 14524
Document Size: 2213.3 Kb
Category: Application related document - Conformity Determination Letter
Recieved: 2017-05-23
Originator: Alana Vigna
Public Registry ID: 14523
Document Size: 184.26 Kb

NORTH BAFFIN QUESTIONAIRE

GENERAL
Environmental Protection:
s3.13.8: The applicant undertakes to prevent any new occurrences of pollution, garbage and contamination at the site of the development.
NO

Removal of Fuel Drums:
s3.13.8: The applicant undertakes to remove all drums safely from the site and dispose of the drums in a safe manner.
NO

New Site Restoration and Clean Up:
s3.13.1 and Appendix H, s1: The applicant undertakes to clean up the site and restore the site to its natural condition to the greatest extent possible.
NO

Old Site Restoration and Clean Up:
s3.13.2: The applicant undertakes to clean up the site and restore the site to its original condition to the greatest extent possible, including any work required due to the applicant's action prior to this application.
NO

Low-Level Air Flights:
Appendix H, s3: Will the applicant avoid all low-level flights?
NO
i. If not, explain why such flights are or may be absolutely necessary.
null
ii. If such flights are or may be absolutely necessary, will they avoid disturbance to people and wildlife?
NO
iii. If not, explain why it is not possible to avoid such disturbance.
null

Caribou Protection Measures:
s3.3.7 and Appendix D: Will the applicant comply with the Caribou Protection Measures outlined in section 2.4.6 and in Appendix D?
NO

Caribou Water Crossings:
s3.3.7 and map: Will the applicant avoid, between may 15 and September 1, to construct any camp, cache any fuel or conduct any blasting within 10 km of any Designated Caribou Water Crossing identified
NO

Polar Bear Denning Areas and Walrus Haul-outs:
s3.3.8: Will the applicant keep its activities away from any polar bear denning area or walrus haul-out?
NO

HERITAGE RESOURCES
Reporting of Archaeological Sites:
s3.11.3 and Appendix H, s2 and s8: Will the applicant immediately report the discovery of all suspected archaeological sites to the Department of Culture, Language, Elders and Youth (GN)?
NO

SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH
Scientific Research:
s3.9.3: Does the project proposal involve scientific research?
NO

Consultation with Nunavut Research Institute:
s3.9.5: Has the applicant consulted with the Nunavut Research Institute about research topics that would benefit or interest local residents?
NO
ii. If no, explain why.
null
Local Services and Local Employment:
s3.9.4: Will the applicant rely on local services and employment where possible?
NO
ii. If no, explain why it is not possible.
null

Communication on Scientific Research:
s3.2.8: The applicant will, at minimum, translate a summary of its work into Inuktitut and communicate with communities using language that is clear and non-technical. The results of all scientific re
NO