Figure 4: Funding per Project Topic

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This pie chart shows the project funding that was distributed to each IPY theme. These numbers do not include ship costs. The first theme is Terrestrial Systems which received a total of $21.8 million in funding. This is then broken down into the two sub-themes of Ecosystems, which received $10.8 million in funding and Wildlife, which received $11 million in funding. The next theme listed is Hydrology/Cryosphere which received $14 million.

This is followed by Sea Ice and Oceans which received $12.5 million. The next is Community Well-being which received a total of $11.1 million. The next is Human Health which received $9.2 million. The final theme is Atmosphere which received $8.5 million in IPY funding.

Canadian International Polar Year Research Sites