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  1. UAlberta projects garner $26.4M to tackle major Alberta challenges

    Researchers aim to wipe out chronic wasting disease, build longer-lasting pipelines and breed a better tree.

  2. Geoff McMaster

    How to pick a Christmas tree

    A helpful video explanation from Dan at the U of A Forest Society on how to choose the perfect Christmas tree.

  3. Bruce Dancik

    Forestry professor emeritus inducted to Royal Society of Canada

    Bruce Dancik honoured for editing (and saving) country's foremost science press.

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In the News

  1. University of Alberta sustainability scholar measures the Edmonton Valley Zoo

    Read about how one master's student in the Department of Renewable Resources is working with the Valley Zoo to highlight sustainability

  2. Fort McMurray blaze seemed to have a brain

    Calgary Herald - Mike Flannigan, a wildland fire expert at the University of Alberta, is quoted in this story that looks back on the Fort McMurray wildfire.

  3. Fire and water

    Globe and Mail - Uldis Silins, professor of forest hydrology at the University of Alberta, one of the 11 members of the Southern Rockies Watershed Project that is studying the effects of fires on water sources. He says the Fort McMurray fire’s proximity to the city’s water treatment plant has implications for drinking quality due to sedimentation.

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Where are they now?

  1. Pat Guidera

    BSc, Forestry, 1992 Executive Director, Forest Division, Alberta Sustainable Resource Development

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