Frobisher Bay, 2012, iced out

July 24, 2012

In the north we not only have to contend with all the usual marine conditions such as tides, winds, etc. but must also factor ice into the equation as well. And this year, although Iqaluit has been enjoying 20°C weather, Frobisher Bay is still very much locked in ice. After 3 days of being out […]

Frobisher Bay, 2012, eider colony surveys

July 24, 2012

After surveying islands for eider nests in the Cape Dorset region Jon and I headed to Iqaluit and Frobisher Bay to do the same protocol there. We teamed up with Siu-Ling, Jason, Nancy and Loasieto target islands that had been surveyed previously in 2002 to try to look for changes in eiders using the Frobisher […]