Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

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 5 p.m. in S203, unless otherwise indicated.  Everyone is welcome!

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Schedule - Fall 2017


DateSpeakerSeminar Title
Sept 7
  No seminar
Sept 14
   No seminar
Sept 21    No seminar
Sept 28 Dr Karen Hodges
UBC Okanagan
Biosolids for birds? Grassland insects and birds seem to like treated pastures
Oct 5
Dr Lori Daniels
Wildfire 2017: Causes, consequences and solutions to a wicked problem
Oct 12
Dr Sean Smuckler
The ecosystem services right under our feet: Managing agricultural soil from the farm to the landscape 
Oct 19
  No seminar
Oct 26
Dr. Jianping Xu
McMaster University
Agricultural fungicides and clinical drug resistance in the human pathogen Aspergillus fumigatus
Nov 2
  No seminar
Nov 9
  No seminar
Nov 16
Dr Ken Day
Hints at resilience: What I saw while fighting fires
Nov 23
Dr Nathan Pelletier
UBC Okanagan
Sustainability as (re)organizing principle and moving target: Considering the past, present, and future of industrial agri-food systems
Nov 30
Dr Jim Hare
University of Manitoba

With a little help from their friends: Richardson’s ground squirrel alarm communication