This prestigious award recognizes individuals whose contributions promotes the advancement of environmental sciences, education in the field, and use of science in environmental policy and decision-making.
Blog Who’s Been Here
Dr. Chris Neufeld leaves behind an Education Unit primed to overcome new challenges.
Undergraduate Research Fellowship students investigate reducing the spread of invasive European green crab larvae
Undergraduate Research Fellowship students investigate reducing the spread of the invasive European Green Crab larvae when shipping oyster seed to new farms and markets.
Shannon Mendt, a Masters student from Thompson Rivers University, is investigating the effect that energy reserves have on the mortality of juvenile intertidal invertebrates.
Seminar, Tuesday May 29: “Hidden Treasures: Marine biology in the art and poetry of Neruda’s Maramoto”.
Join us for a seminar by Dr. Mar Wonham, 5pm, ALL WELCOME!
Dr. William C. Austin was a highly regarded marine biologist, environmentalist and educator who studied and documented marine life of the Pacific Coast of North America for close to 60 years.
Seminar, Tuesday August 29: “Battle of the sexes: How sexual conflict obstructs natural selection.” 5pm, Rix Centre
Join us for a seminar by Dr. Chippindale,
Community meet and greet: Gord Johns, Courtenay-Alberni Member of Parliament at the Rix Centre, Thursday Aug. 24, 11:30-12:30.
Seminar, Tuesday August 22: “Where the wild things are: the ecology and conservation of marine birds and mammals in Canada’s coastal waters”. 5pm, Rix Centre
Join us for a seminar by Dr. Fox, who will speak about t marine birds and mammal conservation in Canada. All Welcome.