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

River Rafting and Sandbar Soccer

The first weekend of fall saw students from the Earth and Environmental Science programs examining sandbars, playing soccer on mudflats, rafting rivers, sliding in mud, contemplating conglomerate, along the shores of the Minas Basin.

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ESSA and Fletcher Club get out of Wolfville

ESSA and the Fletcher Geology Club took advantage of the first weekend of term to get out of town to do some exploring and harvesting.

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Acadia geoscientists weigh in on Falmouth sinkhole story

Peir Pufahl  and Ian Spooner (Acadia University Earth and Environmental Science)  and Deanne van Rooyen (Cape Breton University -Adjunct Acadia E&ES) were all consulted on the sinkhole that destroyed a home in Falmouth Nova Scotia Sunday September 3rd.

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