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Earth and Environmental Science at Acadia offers programs leading to B.Sc. degrees in Environmental Science, Geology and Environmental Geoscience, and M.Sc. degrees in Geology and Applied Geomatics. 


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Yay Zircons!

Acadia graduate students learn the fine art of picking zircon grains for radiometric age analysis of rocks.

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Cannibal sharks in a paper by Peir Pufahl

Peir Pufahl is a co-author on a paper just published in the journal Palaeontology that describes “filial cannibalism” in sharks 300 million years ago.  

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Federal Environment Minister visits Acadia's CARE labs

Acadia University’s environmental science labs were under a microscope themselves Monday as some of the university’s leading research projects were examined by federal Environment and Climate Change Minister Catherine McKenna.

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