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

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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Is Huggins ready for classes?

I have been asked this question several times over the Labour Day weekend!  The answer is "nearly, and work is proceeding furiously."

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Remembering Kurt Kyser - Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, pioneering geochemist, and friend to E&ES

We were saddened to hear of the death of Professor Kurt Kyser, Department of Geological Sciences and Geological Engineering, Queen’s University.

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