Natasha Simonee (left) and Jackie Dawson are on the team of researchers who received a Governor General’s Innovation Award on May 4, for their work planning new shipping routes in the Arctic to protect culturally significant marine areas. (Photo provided by
Arctic Corridors Research)
Youth from 7 Nunavut communities take part in research
A group of Arctic researchers have been recognized on a national scale with a Governor General’s Innovation Award for including traditional Inuit knowledge in their work on new shipping routes in the North. The researchers behind the Arctic Corridors Research Project consulted with 14 northern communities — seven in Nunavut — to find out how...