Culturally Significant Marine Areas

Culturally Significant Marine Areas 2018-08-30T15:22:23+00:00

The Culturally Significant Marine Areas reflect Inuit and Northerners’ knowledge and extensive year-round use of important marine areas. They were identified through participatory mapping, focus group discussions, and interviews with community members.

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The images below are pictures of the community researchers and community members who shared their knowledge and perspectives so generously while collaborating on the Arctic Corridors project.

If you are a researcher interested in non-aggregate data or additional data products contact us about collaborations and partnership.

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