Theses in Progress

Master of Science (Geology) Theses

Ironstone of north Wales, United Kingdom: biogeochemical cycling of Fe and P in the Ordovician
Sarah Dunn
Supervisor: P. Pufahl
Caleb Grant
Supervisor: S. Barr

Petrology, age, and tectonic implications of the Western Highlands Shear Zone, Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia, Canada
Kyle Kucker
Supervisors: S. Barr, D. van Rooyen


Application of paleolimnological tools for assessing the transfer of marine-derived nutrients to fresh water systems, Nova Scotia, Canada: Focus on Alosa pseudoharengus within the Gaspereau Lake watershed
Lauren Muzak Ruff
Supervisors: I. Spooner, M. Mallory


Chelsea Renaud
Supervisors: I. Spooner


Bachelor of Science (Honours) Theses
(Environmental Science, Environmental Geoscience and Geology)

* asterisk indicates proposal is complete

Emily Ashley (Environmental Science)
Supervisors: tba

*Laura Bonga (Environmental Science)
Mercury and other metals in sediment and invertebrates from the Hyla Park and surrounding wetland, Fredericton, New Brunswick
Supervisors: Michelle Grey (UNB), N O'Driscoll

Julia Crews (Environmental Science) 
Strontium as an indicator of marine biota moving into a freshwater system
Supervisors: M Mallory, I Spooner

*Haley Geizer (Environmental Science)
Mercury speciation in gull (Larus argentatus) guano samples and changes over two summer seasons on Brier Island, Nova Scotia
Supervisor: N. O'Driscoll

Riley Scanlan (Environmental Science)
Identifying old growth forests in the Annapolis Valley
Supervisors: Alain Belliveau, David Duke

Samantha Stegen (Environmental Science)
Abundance of large raspberry aphid and virus load in raspberry plants in Annapolis Valley, Nova Scotia
Supervisor: K Hillier

Michael Tamousauskas (Geology)
Drill-core correlations, Cape Breton Island
Supervisor: S Barr

*Miguel Vaccaro (Geology)
Petrology and age of the Gunshot Brook Pluton, eastern Cobequid Highlands, Nova Scotia
Supervisor: S Barr