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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. 


Departmental News

Peir and Christa Pufahl depart from Acadia

Dr. Peir Pufahl and Christa Pufahl are leaving Acadia to take up positions at Queen's University, after 14 years of teaching in the sedimentology-paleontology-oceanography areas of Geology.

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Helicopter work in the Cape Breton Highlands

Acadia MSc student Caleb Grant was able to collect rock samples from the most remote parts of his thesis area in the Cape Breton Highlands by helicopter on July 4th. 

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Jeff Parks, Acadia Geology graduate, takes office as President of Geoscientists Canada

On June 15, 2019, at the 59th Meeting of the Board of Directors of Geoscientists Canada in Toronto, ON, Jeff Parks, P.Geo, FGC, took office as President for 2019-2020, after serving a year as President-Elect. Jeff was a graduate of Acadia in 1987.

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