ᑕᓗᕐᔪᐊᖅ

ᐃᓄᑦᑎᑐᑦ ᐊᑎᖓ ᑕᓗᕐᔪᐊᖅ ᓇᓗᓇᐃᔭᐃᔪᖅ ᐊᖏᔪᒻᒪᕆᐊᓗᒻᒥᒃ ᑕᓗᕐᒥᒃ ᐅᔭᖅᑲᒥᒃ ᐊᑐᖅᑕᐅᕙᑦᑐᒥᓂᕐᒥᒃ ᐊᖑᓇᓱᑦᑎᓄᑦ ᑐᑦᑐᓕᐊᖅᓯᒪᑦᓱᑎᒃ. ᑕᓗᕐᔪᐊᖅ (ᐃᓄᖏᑦ 900 ᒥᑦᓵᓂ) ᐱᖓᓐᓇᖓᓃᑦᑐᖅ Boothia Peninsula, ᕿᑎᓪᓗᐊᖓᓂ ᑕᓪᓗᕈᑎᐅᑉ. ᖃᐅᔨᒪᔭᐅᕙᔪᔪᖅ ᓯᐱᐊᓐᔅ ᕙᐃᒥᒃ, ᐅᕙᑦᓯᐊᕈᐊᓗᓐᓂᒃ ᐅᐸᑦᑕᐅᖃᑦᑕᖅᓯᒪᔪᖅ ᕿᓂᖅᑎᓄᑦ, ᐱᖃᓯᐅᑎᑦᓱᓂ ᖃᐅᔨᒪᔭᐅᔪᒻᒪᕆᒃ ᔮᓐ ᕌᔅ ᖃᐅᔨᓴᖅᑏᑦ 1830-ᖏᓐᓂ ᓇᓗᓇᐃᖅᓯᓚᕿᓯᒪᑦᓱᑎᒃ ᓄᓇᕐᔪᐊᑉ ᑲᔾᔨᖓᓂᒃ. ᑕᐃᑲᓂᒋᐊᖅ 1800-ᖏᓐᓂ, ᐊᑯᓐᓂᖓᓂ ᐊᕐᕌᒍᐃᑦ 1848 ᐊᒻᒪᓗ 1860, ᒥᐊᓕᒐᐃᑦ ᑯᐃᓐᓗ ᓄᓇᖓᓐᓂᒥᐅᑦ ᐅᒥᐊᕐᔪᐊᖅ ᓯᑎᓯᒪᔪᑦ ᑕᒪᐅᖓ ᕿᓂᕆᐊᖅᓱᑎᒃ ᑐᓴᐅᒪᔭᐅᔪᒥᒃ Franklin Expedition. ᑕᓗᕐᔪᐊᕐᒥ ᐅᓪᓗᒥ ᑕᑯᔪᒥᓇᖅᑐᑦ ᓄᓇᖓ, ᐱᐅᓯᐅᓯᒪᔪᑦ, ᐃᖃᓗᐃᑦ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᓂᕐᔪᑏᑦ. ᓄᓇᖓ ᐱᐅᔪᒻᒪᕆᒃ ᐱᓱᕋᔮᕝᕕᒋᒋᐊᖓ. ᓯᑕᒪᓕᒃᑯᑦ ᐱᓱᕝᕖᓪᓗ ᐊᖅᑯᑏᑦ ᓄᓇᓕᓐᓄᑦ ᐳᓚᕋᑦᑎᓄᓪᓗ ᐊᑐᖅᑕᐅᕙᑦᑐᑦ ᐃᖃᓪᓗᐊᖅᓱᑎᒃ ᓯᓂᑦᑕᕆᐊᖅᓱᑎᓪᓗ ᖃᓂᑦᑐᓄᑦ ᑕᓯᕐᓄᑦ. ᓴᓇᐅᒐᖅᑏᑦ, ᓴᓇᓐᖑᐊᖅᑏᑦ ᑕᑯᑦᓴᐹᓗᐃᑦ ᑕᒫᓂ. ᓄᓇᓕᓐᓂᒃ ᑐᓐᖓᕕᖃᖅᑐᖅ ᓴᓇᕕᒃ ᑕᓗᕐᔪᐊᕐᒥ “ᐊᒫᓐᖑᐊᖅᑐᓂᒃ” - ᐅᑭᐅᖅᑕᖅᑐᒥ ᓂᕐᔪᑏᑦ ᐊᓐᓄᖅᓯᒪᔪᑦ ᐊᑎᒋᑦᓴᔭᒥᒃ ᐊᒪᐅᑎᖃᖅᓱᑎᒃ, ᐊᒫᖅᑐᑦ ᐱᐊᕋᕐᒥᓂᒃ - ᐃᑲᔪᖅᓯᔪᑦ ᓄᓇᓕᓐᓂ ᖃᑭᒪᓇᓱᐊᕐᓂᕐᒧᑦ.

ᐊᐅᓚᓂᐅᔪᑦ

ᓄᓇᕗᒻᒧᑦ ᑐᕌᖓᔪᖅ ᐊᐅᓚᓂᐅᔪᖅ ᑐᕌᒐᖃᖅᓱᓂ ᓯᕗᕙᖅᑎᑦᓯᓂᕐᒥᒃ ᓯᓚᐅᑉ ᐊᓯᔾᔨᕐᓂᖓᓄᑦ ᓱᖏᐅᑎᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᖃᐅᔨᒪᓂᕐᒥᒃ ᖃᓄᖅᑑᕈᑎᖃᕐᓂᕐᒥᓪᓗ ᐃᑲᔪᖅᓯᒍᑕᐅᔪᓄᑦ ᓄᓇᕗᒻᒥ.

ᖃᓄᖅ ᐃᓄᑐᖃᓯ ᓄᓇᓕᑦᓯᓐᓂᓗ ᓯᕗᓕᖅᑏᑦ ᐅᖃᐅᓯᑦᓴᖃᖅᑲᑦ ᐊᓯᔾᔨᐸᓪᓕᐊᔫᑉ ᓯᓚᐅᑉ ᒥᑦᓵᓄᑦ ᐊᕐᕌᒍᓂ ᐊᓂᒍᖅᑐᓂ? ᐊᒥᖅᑲᐅᑎᒋᒍᒃ ᑕᒪᓐᓇ ᓯᓚᑐᓂᑦ ᕿᒥᕐᕈᓂᐅᔪᓪᓗ ᓯᓚᐅᑉ ᐊᓯᔾᔨᕐᓂᖓᓂᒃ ᐃᓘᓐᓇᑎᓄᑦ. ᐃᑲᔪᕐᓂᐊᖅᑐᑎᑦ ᓯᐊᒻᒪᖅᑎᖅᑕᐅᑎᓪᓗᒍ ᑐᓴᕋᖅᓴᖅ ᓯᓚᐅᑉ ᐊᓯᔾᐸᓪᓕᐊᓂᖓᑕ ᒥᑦᓵᓄᑦ ᐃᓚᒍᑦᓯᐅᔾᔨᓗᑎᓪᓗ ᖃᐅᔨᒪᓂᑐᖃᕐᒧᑦ.

ᐅᖃᐅᓯᖃᕐᓂᖅ ᓯᓚᐅᑉ ᐊᓯᔾᔨᕐᓂᖓᓂᒃ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᓇᓗᓇᐃᔭᐃᓂᖅ ᐊᐅᓚᓂᐅᔪᓂᒃ ᐃᑲᔪᖅᓯᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᒫᓐᓇ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᓯᕗᓂᑦᑎᓐᓂ ᓯᓚᐅᑉ ᐊᓯᔾᔨᕐᓂᖓᓄᑦ ᓱᖏᐅᑎᒍᑎᓂᒃ ᐊᐅᓚᓂᐅᔪᓂᒃ ᑲᓇᑕᐅᑉ ᐅᑭᐅᖅᑕᖅᑐᖓᓂ.

ᓯᓚᐅᑉ ᓂᕈᒥᑦᓯᕙᓪᓕᐊᓂᖓ ᐊᔭᐅᕐᒪᑦ ᓱᑲᑦᑐᐊᓗᒻᒥᒃ ᐊᓯᔾᔨᐸᓪᓕᐊᓂᔪᓂᒃ ᐅᑭᐅᖅᑕᖅᑐᒥ ᐆᒪᖃᑎᒌᑦᑐᓄᑦ, ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᖃᐅᔨᓴᕐᓂᖃᓪᓚᕆᒋᐊᖃᕋᑦᑕ ᑐᐊᕕᕐᓇᖅᑐᒥᒃ ᒪᓐᓂᑦᓯᐅᑎᓯᒪᓂᖏᓐᓂᒃ ᑕᕆᐅᑉ ᐃᖅᑳᓃᑦᑐᑦ ᐆᒪᔪᐊᕐᔪᐊᐃᑦ ᐊᓯᔾᔨᕐᓂᐅᔪᓄᑦ ᐃᖏᕐᕋᓕᕇᖅᑐᓄᑦ.

The Nunavut Climate Change Partnership (NCCP) was a collaborative partnership between the Government of Nunavut, Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada, and Natural Reosurces Canada to build capacity for community-level adaptation planning.

Mercury (Hg) is a toxic heavy metal that changes into various chemical forms through geochemical processes. It is an element that occurs naturally in the environment but with industrialization, humans have altered its cycle by adding more mercury in the water, air, and soil.

ᖃᓄᖅ ᐃᑲᔪᕈᓐᓇᕐᒪᖔᖅᐱᑦ

ᐅᖃᐅᑎᑎᒍᑦ ᖃᓄᐃᑦᑐᖃᖅᐸᓪᓕᐊᒻᒪᖔᖅ ᓄᓇᓕᑦᓯᓐᓂ, ᐊᔾᔨᓂᒃ ᑕᑯᑦᓴᕈᖅᑎᑦᓯᕙᓪᓗᓯ ᐃᓚᒍᑦᓯᐅᔾᔨᓗᓯᓗ ᑲᑎᖅᓱᖅᑕᓄᑦ ᑐᑦᑕᕐᕕᑦᑎᓐᓄᑦ ᐃᓄᐃᑦ ᖃᐅᔨᒪᔭᑐᖃᖏᓐᓂᒃ ᓯᓚᐅᑉ ᐊᓯᔾᔨᖅᐸᓪᓕᐊᓂᖓᓅᖓᔪᓂᒃ.

ᐊᒥᖅᑲᐅᑎᒋᒍᒃ ᓄᓇᓕᑦᓯᓐᓂ ᐃᓄᐃᑦ ᖃᐅᔨᒪᔭᑐᖃᖓᑦ