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

The Lighthouse Beach Study: A Collaborative, Student-led Environmental Assessment

These students had the “job” working on a sunny white-sand beach through the month of August! Acadia student researcher, Baillie Holmes, worked alongside members of Pictou Landing First Nation to complete a preliminary environmental risk assessment of Lighthouse Beach (near New Glasgow, NS).

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Cliff Stanley awarded Chayes Prize for Research in Mathematical Petrology

Dr. Cliff Stanley received the prize from the International Association of Mathematical Geoscientists at their 2017 annual meeting in Fremantle, Western Australia.

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Sarah Dunn at the Clastics Exploration Field School in Calgary

Graduate student, Sarah Dunn attended the Clastics Exploration Field School, run by Dr. David James, and sponsored by the CSPG in Calgary. 

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