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

Graduate student Sarah Dunn was one of two recipients of a new award, the Greg Somerville Award in Innovation at a donors' dinner on the occasion of the opening of the new David Huestis Innovation Pavilion.

The GEOL 3823 Geophysics class recently visited a gravel quarry to measure the U concentrations of the working face using a gamma-ray spectrometer to ensure that the rocks produced are below federal standards.

Igneous petrology students and their professor (Sandra Barr) and TA (Alicia Moning) enjoyed a field trip to look at granite varieties in the South Mountain Batholith during their lab on October 10th