Lloyd Freeze, Al Baer and Lee John Meeyok with captured grizzly bear
Dorothy Cooley with Herschel Island Park Rangers
Insects

Projects

The Inuvialuit Final Agreement (IFA) supports annual research and funding to wildlife research projects unique to the Yukon North Slope, as described below. For more information about these and other projects, please contact our office. 

2017-2018 Research Projects

  • Wildlife Camera Monitoring in Ivvavik National Park
  • Permafrost Monitoring in Ivvavik National Park
  • North Slope Birds book - second edition 
  • Arctic Borderlands Ecological Knowledge Coop
  • Wildlife Use of Avedlek Spit
  • Identifying and Mapping Ecosystems of Conservation Concern 
  • Porcupine Caribou Rut Count 
  • Porcupine Caribou Use of the North Slope
  • Richardson Sheep Survey 
  • Muskox Composition Survey
  • Southern Beaufort Sea Polar Bear Survey 

2016-2017 Research Projects

  • Arctic Borderland Ecological Knowledge Co-cop 
  • Wildlife Monitoring with Remote Camera’s in Ivvavik National Park 
  • Porcupine Caribou Herd Satellite Collar Project  
  • Porcupine Caribou Use of the Yukon North Slope
  • Herschel Island–Qikiqtaruk ITEX Long-term Vegetation Monitoring 
  • Southern Beaufort Sea Polar Bear Survey fuel placement  
  • Wildlife Use of Avedlek Spit
  • Muskox Diet and Ground Based Survey    
  • Muskox Collar Project 
  • Muskox Population Survey 
  • Aklavik HTC Grizzly Bear Workshop 

Inuvialuit and Nanuq A Polar Bear Traditional Knowledge Study