Churchill Community of Knowledge An online resource of data and media about the Town of Churchill, its people, Wapusk National Park, and the extensive research supported by the Churchill Northern Studies Centre. This Digital Archive is hosted by the Yorkspace Institutional Repository, York University, Toronto. The first collection in the project celebrates the life and work of Professor Bob Jefferies, who carried out field research in ecology in and near Churchill, for 30 years.
Past Research Projects
Gas, Arctic Peoples, and Security (GAPS) Initiative A fully endorsed International Polar Year (IPY) project, funded through the Canadian and Norwegian IPY programs, GAPS is looking at the impacts of oil and gas on arctic peoples using the human security framework.
Ecologies on the Edge IRIS joins the York Centre for Asian Research (YCAR), and York Centre for International and Security Studies (YCISS) in an interdisciplinary research effort to investigate the key processes affecting vulnerable ecologies in Asia, Africa, Latin America.
Invasive Species in the Northwest Territories IRIS was contracted by the Government of the Northwest Territories Environment and Natural Resources Department to recommend a strategy for the monitoring of invasive alien species.