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ARCUS Arctic Research Seminar in D.C. this Friday

This Friday, April 14, I’ll be giving an Arctic research seminar at ARCUS (the Arctic Research Consortium of the U.S.) in Washington, D.C. It’ll be a lunchtime talk from 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm. 189 more words

Arctic

Gee Haw!

No, that’s not me mistyping “yee haw.” That’s me still excited about a little outing I just got back from.

I went to Alaska for a work trip last week. 860 more words

Travel

Building a winter road and economic opportunity

Kasabonika Lake News
Tyance Anderson
February 8, 2017

It’s the last community to be connected to the winter road, but when it’s finally open, the people of Kasabonika Lake use it to its full advantage. 826 more words

Community

Ice heave halts opening of Riverhurst Ice Crossing

A pressure ridge that goes for kilometers has developed on Lake Diefenbaker, preventing the Riverhurst Ice Crossing from opening.

The pressure ridge will be monitored and if conditions improve, Wakabayashi says the ice road will be available to the public. 251 more words

News

It takes 8-12 Hard Inches

Now that I have your attention, I’m talking about ice thickness before a light pickup can travel on it.

A big part of living and working in the James Bay area of Moosonee, Moose Factory, Fort Albany, Kashechewan and Attawapiskat is the dependency on the winter roads.   186 more words

Life