MONTREAL, March 31, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - In the dawn of economic
development in the North, now is a crucial time to be doing research in
the Canadian Arctic. Profiles from the Arctic, a web-documentary series exploring research in the Canadian Arctic,
was released today, March 31st, at www.arcticprofiles.ca.
The series will feature prominent scientists, students, and staff who
work around the Polar Continental Shelf Program, an important research
facility and logistics' center in Canada's high Arctic. They discuss
their research, their field stories, and the value of conducting
research in this challenging environment. Through a series of 25
profiles released over the next several months, the audience can engage
with audio clips, short videos, and photographs.
Profiles from the Arctic is created by Katriina O'Kane, and supported by the Canadian Polar
Commission. Katriina is a young independent documentary-maker, who
studied environmental science at Queen's University prior to this
SOURCE: Katriina O'Kane Photography
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