We work to reduce or eliminate contaminants in traditionally-harvested foods, and help individuals and communities make informed decisions on their food use.

Our Active Projects


Little Fox Lake

Persistent Organic Pollutants & Mercury Monitoring


Fish monitoring

Kusawa Lake and Lake Laberge


Arctic Caribou

Contaminant Monitoring Program

International Conference on Arctic Science: Bringing Knowledge to Action

April 24-27, 2017

Reston, Virginia, USA
First Call for Abstracts

Conference details

Looking for research?

We are constantly involved in a number of research and educational projects related to contamination in the North and its effects.

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Educator? We’ve got curriculum.

Contaminants concepts and examples presented in a context familiar to Yukon students and teachers.

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