1st BRSEA Community Engagement Tour (Winter 2017)

Organizations participating:

  • Inuvialuit Game Council
  • Inuvialuit Regional Corporation
  • Fisheries Joint Management Committee
  • Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada
  • Hunters and Trappers Committees
  • Community Corporations
  • Community members

Communities:

  • Sachs Harbour (March 29, 2017)
  • Aklavik (March 31, 2017)
  • Inuvik (April 4, 2017)
  • Tuktoyaktuk (April 5, 2017)
  • Paulatuk (April 6, 2017)
  • Uluhaktok (April 6, 2017)

Goal of tour:

  • Provide introduction of BRSEA
  • Discuss cumulative effects indicators
  • Seek input on process
  • Discuss development of science priorities

Traditional Knowledge Community Tour (Fall 2017)

Organizations participating:

  • Inuvialuit Game Council
  • Inuvialuit Regional Corporation
  • Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada
  • Hunters and Trappers Committee
  • Community Corporation
  • Elders Committees
  • Community members

Communities:

  • Aklavik (November 8 and 9, 2017)
  • Paulatuk (November 13, 2017)
  • Uluhaktok (November 21, 2017)
  • Tuktoyaktuk (November 24, 2017)
  • Inuvik (November 27 and 28, 2017)
  • Sachs Harbour (November 28, 2017)

Goal of tour:

  • Mapping and discussion on the Importance of the Ice
  • Mapping, Interviews and surveys on Key species of the Beaufort
  • Discussing project design and interview questions on The role of Harvest.

2nd BRSEA Community Engagement Tour (Winter 2018)

Organizations participating:

  • Inuvialuit Game Council
  • Inuvialuit Regional Corporation
  • Fisheries Joint Management Committee
  • Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada
  • Hunters and Trappers Committees
  • Community Corporations
  • Elders Committees
  • Community K-12 Schools
  • Community members

Communities:

  • Sachs Harbour (February 26, 2018)
  • Uluhaktok (February 27, 2018)
  • Paulatuk (February 28, 2018)
  • Aklavik (March 1, 2018)
  • Inuvik (March 20, 2018)
  • Tuktoyaktuk (May 23, 2018)

Goal of tour:

  • Provide annual updates and reporting related to BRSEA
  • Seek community input on process and priorities
  • Provide updates on the Inuvialuit Harvest Study

Advisory Committee meetings

  • January 9, 2018 (teleconference)
    • Goal:
      • Update on BRSEA
      • Update on research
  • May 8, 2018 (teleconference)
    • Goal:
      • Update on 5-year Arctic Offshore Oil and Gas Science Review
      • BRSEA report writing – review and receive comments on Statement of Work
      • Summary Report on BRSEA Research