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?
ii. If no, explain why.
A member of our field party has done research in this location between 1993-1994. There are no carving stones in the area and the field site is not along hunting paths. We will report all of our findings to the appropriate organizations and if other things of interest are found, we will be more than happy to comply.
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 are working with the Polar Continental Shelf Program to arrange logistics for the time we will spend in the field. No other services are required.
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