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, Environmental Science and Applied Geomatics.

Departmental News

Riley is on exchange this year at the Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU) in Ås, Norway. Arising from her work in the Acadia Seed Bank she had the rare opportunity to visit the Svalbard Global Seed Vault.

Environmental Science honours student Sarah Stewart participated in the Science Atlantic Student Story initiative. She tells us about her love for the ocean and her fish research.

For several years now, Ian Spooner has been doing paleolimnology work on some of Whistler's lakes—taking core samples of lake sediment to understand both external and internal influences on the lakes.