Cape Dorset (Kinngait)

Collaborators     Reports     Trips & Photos     Research Support     Links


We are grateful to the elders and hunters who have shared their knowledge with us, and to local organizations and individuals that continue to support and facilitate this work, including:

  1. Bulletthe Mayor, Senior Administrative Officer, and Hamlet Council

  2. Bulletthe Aiviq Hunters and Trappers Association

  3. Bulletthe Nunavut Arctic College Community Learning Centre

  4. Bulletthe Qikiqtani Inuit Association Community Liaison Officer

  5. BulletPeter Pitseolak High School Principal and teachers

  6. BulletHuit Huit Tours 

Community-specific research results, summary reports, maps, and other resources are available in the reports section, while personal accounts of research trip and collaboration experiences are found in the trips & photos section.

From October 2003 to March 2011, we worked closely with Pootoogoo Elee in Cape Dorset to document and better understand Inuit expertise on sea ice conditions, processes, use, and change.