s3.9.3: Does the project proposal involve scientific research?
If yes, will the applicant integrate all available and relevant local and traditional knowledge when conducting its research?
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?
i. Describe the results of your consultation.
Project discussed with territorial archeologist, Ittaq (Clyde River) and Ikaarvik project (Pond Inlet). Interest in both communities regarding whaling heritage, results of survey to be made available to communities, copies of archival documents/photographs from the trade to be brought up during research. Discussions on going regarding further investigation into the cultural links shared with historical whaling trade.
Local Services and Local Employment:
s3.9.4: Will the applicant rely on local services and employment where possible?
i. Describe the services retained and the people to be employed.
Crew of the RV Nuliajuk Mr. Robert Kautuk (Clyde River) - Drone Pilot
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