TRU Science

Environmental Science Seminar Series

Winter 2024
Seminars take place Thursdays in S203 from 4 - 4:50 p.m.
Date Presenter Title
Jan. 11 No seminar this week
Jan. 18 Dr. Jeb Owen
Washington State University, Pullman
Ticks at the crossroads of ecology and immunology
Jan. 25 Dr. Caren Helbing
University of Victoria
I can't see you, but I know you are there! The revolutionary power of eDNA in environmental monitoring and risk assessments
Feb. 1 CANCELLED: Dr. Glyn Williams-Jones
Simon-Fraser University
Meager Mumblings - Current hazards and conditions at Qẃelqẃelústen / Mount Meager volcano
Feb. 8 Dr. Paul Sutton
University of Denver
Smart cities, the SDGs, and a well-being economy: do the limits to growth apply to smart cities that have achieved the SDGs?
Feb. 15 Dr. Christopher Boddy
University of Ottawa
Combining genomics and metabolomics for natural product discovery
Feb. 22 No seminar this week - reading break
Feb. 29 Dr. Mark Brigham
University of Regina
Thermoregulation: Convergence between bats and nightjars?
March 7
4-6 p.m.
MSc Showcase in Scratch Cafe
March 14 Dr. Andrea Lyons
Conservation Science Institue,
Washington State
Who cares about lynx? Impacts of wildfire on boreal forests and Canada lynx in Washington, US.
March 21 Dr. Courtney Mason
Thompson Rivers University
Indigenous protected areas and the next generation of conservation