ᑰᒑᕐᔪᒃ

ᑰᒑᕐᔪᒃ ᑐᑭᓕᒃ “ᑰᒃ ᑰᑦᑐᖅ ᓄᓇᓕᑦᑎᒍᑦ ᐊᑐᖅᑕᐅᔪᖅ ᐃᖃᓗᒐᓱᐊᕐᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᐃᒪᖃᕐᕕᐅᑦᓱᓂᓗ.” ᐊᕐᕕᓕᔾᔪᐊᖑᒋᐊᓐᖓᓚᐅᖅᓯᒪᑦᓱᓂ, ᑰᒑᕐᔪᒃ ᓯᒻᓴᓐ ᑲᖏᖅᓱᒦᑦᑐᖅ, ᓂᒋᐊᓂ Gulf of Boothia, ᐊᖏᕐᕋᕆᔭᐅᑦᓱᓂ 833-ᓄᑦ ᐃᓄᓐᓄᑦ. ᐊᑎᖓ ᑕᐃᒫᑦ ᐅᖃᕐᒪᑦ, ᖃᐅᔨᒪᔭᐅᔪᖅ ᓄᓇᓖᑦ ᐃᖃᓪᓕᐊᕐᕕᑦᓯᐊᕌᓘᒋᐊᖏᑦ.
ᑰᒑᕐᔪᒃ ᐃᓗᐊᓃᑦᑐᖅ ᓯᓈᓂ ᐃᓐᓈᕈᕐᓂ, ᐊᑯᕐᖓᓐᓃᑦᑐᑦ ᑲᖏᖅᓲᑉ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᓇᑎᕐᓇᐅᑉ ᐊᖏᔪᐊᓘᑦ. ᑕᐃᒪᐃᓐᓄᖓᓄᑦ ᑲᔾᔮᓇᖅᑐᐹᓗᒃ. ᐅᔭᖅᑲᓂᒃ ᑐᑦᓯᐊᕐᕕᓕᐅᖅᑐᖃᖅᓯᒪᔪᖅ ᐊᔪᕆᖅᑐᐃᔨᒥᒃ ᐸᐸᑕᐅᓯᒪᑦᓱᓂᓗ ᕼᐋᒻᒪᓚᒃᑯᖏᓐᓄᑦ ᑰᒑᕐᔪᒃ.
ᓇᑦᓯᓕᖕᒥᐅᑦ, ᐃᓄᐃᑦ ᓇᑦᓯᓕᒻᒥ, ᐱᖅᑯᓯᑐᖃᖅᑎᒍᑦ ᐃᓅᔪᑦ ᑕᒫᓃᑦᓯᒪᔪᑦ ᐃᓄᖃᓐᖏᑦᑐᒥᒃ ᐊᕐᕌᒍᕋᓴᕐᔪᐊᕌᓗᓐᓂᒃ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᒫᓐᓇᕈᓗᒃ ᑭᓯᐊᓂ (ᑕᐃᒪᓐᖓᓂᑦ ᓴᓇᔭᐅᓐᓂᕐᒪᑕ ᓈᓚᕝᕕᖃᕐᕖᑦ 1950-ᖏᓐᓂ) ᑲᓲᒪᖃᑎᖃᖃᖅᑕᖅᓯᒪᔪᑦ ᓯᓚᑖᓃᓐᖔᖅᑐᓂᒃ.

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.

ᖃᐅᔨᕐᓴᓂᖅ ᐅᑭᐅᖅᑕᖅᑐᒥ ᐳᐃᔨᓂᒃ ᓄᐊᑦᓯᑦᓱᑎᒃ ᓇᓗᓇᐃᔭᖅᓯᒪᔪᓂᒃ ᑐᓴᕋᑦᓴᓂᒃ ᑲᓇᑕᐅᑉ ᐅᑭᐅᖅᑕᖅᑐᖓᓂ ᐳᐃᔩᑦ ᐆᒪᖃᑎᒌᖏᓐᓂᒃ, ᐊᑐᖅᑐᓂᒃ ᐊᔾᔨᒌᓐᖏᑦᑐᓂᒃ ᐊᐅᓚᐅᓂᔪᓂᒃ ᑕᒪᒃᑮᓐᓂᒃ ᖃᐅᔨᒪᔪᒻᒪᕆᓐᓂᒃ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᓄᓇᓕᓐᓂᒃ ᖃᐅᔨᒪᓂᐅᔪᓂᒃ.

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