Webinar: Performance of the GYPSY and MGM Growth and Yield Models in Alberta

Join Dr. Robert Froese for the third presentation from the 2024 Winter Webinar Series on Friday, March 15 at 1pm Mountain Time. Authors: Robert Froese, Benjamin Panes, and Shuxiang Yang Register Presenter Bio Robert Froese grew up in Vancouver, British Columbia near the gates of the University of British Columbia, surrounded by the forests of...

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Water and Fish Program Employment Opportunity: Biologist

Job Description The successful candidate will be part of a team conducting research on biotic and abiotic characteristics of aquatic ecosystems in Alberta. Two large projects that are underway include 1) the monitoring and modeling of water temperature using water temperature loggers and Spatial Stream Network models for Alberta and 2) assessing fish populations in...

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Travel Stories : Écologie et diversité, mon aventure à la réunion de l’ESA 2023

Par Rolando Trejo-Pérez, étudiant en doctorat à Institut de recherche en biologie végétale, Université de Montréal L’été dernier, du 6 au 11 août 2023, l’une des plus importantes réunions internationales sur l’écologie s’est tenue au « Portland Convention Center »: la réunion annuelle de l’ « Ecological Society of America (ESA) ». Ce fut une semaine remplie de conférences, d’ateliers...

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Travel Stories: 14th European Ornithologists’ Union Conference at Lund University, Sweden 2023

By Sachin Anand, a PhD student at the Université du Québec à Rimouski Thanks to an excellence scholarship from QCBS, I attended the European Ornithologists’ Union (EOU) conference for the second time in my career.  The EOU was first set up in the year 1997 with the goal of advancing ornithological research within Europe. The...

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Perception of Stakeholders on Potential Ecotourism and its Impacts on the Habituated Gorilla Group in the Protected Area of Campo Ma’an, Southern Cameroon

By France Anougue, a Ph.D. student at Concordia University My Ph.D. research focuses on “Habituation and ecology of western gorillas for conservation and ecotourism in the Campo Ma’an National Park, Southern Cameroon”. It is supervised by Dr. Robert Weladji of the Ecology and Conservation Lab, Biology Department, Concordia University. In the summer of 2023, I...

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