30 Sept 2010
A very successful plant workshop was held in Nain this month!
12 July 2010
The LHRG is pleased to extend a belated welcome Dr. Johanna Wolf as the first postdoctoral fellow at the Labrador Institute!29 June 2010
The Climate Change Workshop in Battle Harbour
(June 23-26th) was a great success! Thank you to everyone who
attended and helped to organize! The LHRG was a partner in a
special community forum on research in Nunatsiavut. Named
Tukisinnik, meaning “to understand” in
Inuktitut, the forum was an opportunity for open dialogue on the
value and management of research activities and opportunities in
the region. Click here to view the
19 June 2010
Congratulations to Andrew Trant for being awarded 'best poster
presentation' in his section at the recent IPY Science Conference
26 May 2010
The 2010 field season is almost here! You will be able to find members of the LHRG in Nain, Kamistastin, and in the Torngat Mountains.
20 May 2010
Andrew Trant will be representing the LHRG in Oslo this June for the IPY Science Conference. He is currently taking recommendations for places to sample local foods and spirits.
15 May 2010
Andrew Trant and Ryan Jameson have stumbled upon something big. They have unearthed one of the oldest black spruce in Canada in the Mealy Mountains. This tree that is less than 3 m tall and about 9 cm in diameter is nearly 370 years old. Oh and get this – it is still producing cones!