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  1. Mark Poesch

    Conservation ecologist launches first study of fish health in replacement lakes in oilsands region

    Mark Poesch to lead $1 million project to assess CNRL’s Horizon Lake site

  2. Daniel Neuman

    Students endorse international learning experiences

    Stints volunteering, job shadowing deepened understanding and developed contacts

  3. Barb Thomas

    Feds provide major support for two ALES research programs

    Projects on tree breeding and human gut health are two of nine sharing $2 million in funding to the U of A

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In the News

  1. Experts say wildfires in westen Canada could be worse than last year

    Global News - Wildfires have led to evacuation notices for hundreds in Alberta and B.C., as crews continue to battle several blazes and experts say the dry temperatures could make for a long and brutal fire season. U of A wildfire expert Mike Flannigan comments. Coverage also runs in Metro News.

  2. Why the pee of this animal smells like hot buttered popcorn

    National Geographic - U of A naturalist John Acorn comments on the citronella ant, a species that defends itself by spraying formic acid at would-be predators. Formic acid tastes and smells like citric acid, giving rise to a fresh, lemony scent

  3. Early spring no boon for plants and farmers

    St. Albert Gazette - St. Albert’s warm winter and early spring could spell trouble for local birds, plants, and farmers, say experts. All that warmth caused spring to arrive exceptionally early in the Edmonton region, reported University of Alberta plant ecologist Elisabeth Beaubien, who co-ordinates the Alberta PlantWatch program.

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Where are they now?

  1. Daniel Saurette

    MSc, Soil Science, 2006 Soil Scientist and Agrologist in Training, Stantec Limited

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