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. 

Departmental News

Deanne van Rooyen, adjunct professor, receives federal funding for work in Nunatsiavut

Deanne will conduct structural geological research in Labrador and northern Quebec on the Archean blocks of the Nain Province. 

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Brent Murphy wins Industry Award for KSM Sustainable Development Program

Seabridge Gold announced on 7th December that its Environmental Team, headed up by Acadia alumnus Brent Murphy won the 2017 Robert R. Hedley Award presented annually by the Association for Mineral Exploration in BC to a member company for significant contributions or advances in environmental management and/or social responsibility. 

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Peter Ricketts' OpEd on State of the Oceans

Dr. Ricketts recently attended the 23rd Conference of the Parties (COP23) to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in Bonn, where the importance of oceans in the international dialogue and negotiations on global climate change was presented.

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