Field reports for the BaySys project over the years 2016 to 2018.

BaySys is a multi-year collaboration among industry partner Manitoba Hydro (Hydro Québec and Ouranos) and the Universities of Manitoba, Northern British Columbia, Québec à Rimouski, Alberta, Calgary, Laval, Sherbrooke, and Trent to conduct research on Hudson Bay. The overarching goal of the project is to understand the role of freshwater in Hudson Bay marine and coastal systems, and in particular, to create a scientific basis to distinguish climate change effects from those of hydroelectric regulation of freshwater on physical, biological and biogeochemical conditions in Hudson Bay. This project is addressing the main objective from a “systems” perspective, with sub-objectives to examine the climate, marine, and freshwater systems, and to study the cycling of carbon and contaminants.

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    Metadata

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    Title Baysys Field Reports
    Publication general type field logs
    Project Name Hudson Bay System Study (BaySys)
    Keywords Freshwaters, Hudson Bay, Rivers, Sea ice
    Keyword Vocabulary Polar Data Catalogue
    Keyword Vocabulary URL https://www.polardata.ca/pdcinput/public/keywordlibrary
    Theme Cryosphere
    Freshwater
    Marine
    Version 1.0
    Publisher BaySys
    Date Published 2021
    DOI
    Language
    Preferred citation Barber, David; Sydor, Kevin, 2015, "BaySys Project", https://doi.org/10.5203/x6hd-2n79, Canadian Watershed Information Network (CanWIN), V1
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    Authors 1
    Author Name
    Landry, David
    Type of Name
    Personal
    Email
    david.landry@umanitoba.ca
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    License Name Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International
    Licence Type Open
    Licence Schema Name SPDX
    Licence URL https://spdx.org/licenses
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    Website https://umweb-edit.ad.umanitoba.ca/earth-observation-science/hudson-bay-system-study
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