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.
We have participated in the Environmental Training Program at Arctic College, Iqaluit, including joining the winter team visiting a local lake and taking sediment cores from that lake with our coring gear. That was so successful that the leaders have purchased their own coring gear so they can do that on their own
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.
We require helicopter and Twin Otter support for our logistics, which we will charter from local sources (Kenn Borek and Polar Continental Shelf Project).
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