Environmental Science Seminar Series
Environmental Science is a broad, interdisciplinary field that attempts to understand and solve environmental problems, integrating the diversity of elements involved, including: biology, natural resource sciences, geography, politics, history, philosophy, economics, mathematics, geology, tourism, sociology, anthropology, journalism, chemistry, physics, and education. Seminars are on Thursdays from 4 to 4:50 p.m. in S203, unless otherwise indicated. Everyone is welcome!
You may also be interested in another seminar series, the Faculty of Science seminars.
Schedule for Fall 2019
Thursdays from 4 to 4:50 p.m. in S203
Also view the seminar abstracts
|September 26||Dr. Kristen Hannam (Agriculture & Agrifood Canada, Summerland)
||Climate, crops, soil – How might climate change alter the crops we grow and the soils in which we grow them?|
|October 3||Laura Ploughe (TRU)||Global change and the impact on plant communities and ecosystem processes
|October 10||Dr. Lisa Zabek (Ministry of Agriculture)||TBA (Agroforestry)|
|October 17||Dr. Guus Bakkeren (Agriculture & Agrifood Canada, Summerland)||Approaches to effectively use pathogenomics for wheat crop protection against rusts
|October 24||Andy Derocher (University of Alberta)||Climate change and polar bear life history vulnerabilities
|October 31||James Cahill (University of Alberta)||Notes from underground: A behavioural perspective of plant foraging
|November 7||Moro Akin-Fajiye (TRU)||TBA (Invasive species)|
|November 14||Jabed Tomal (TRU), and Jan Cibor (University of Calgary)||TBA (Ecological breakpoint modelling)|
|November 21||John Woods (Parks Canada)||Echoes of the Ice Age: Diversity in BC’s Canada Jays|