Science Atlantic Environment Conference 2012

March 2-4, 2012, Mount Allison University
Download the Environment Conference Program (.pdf) for abstracts of presentations.

Best Poster Presentation (Communication Award)

First Place

Chelsey Lawrence

Chelsey Lawrence
Memorial University of Newfoundland
Native bees pollinate blueberries even in the nastiest Newfoundland weather

Honourable Mention

Chris MacIntyre

Chris MacIntyre
St. Francis Xavier University
Testing low cost OEM CO2 sensors for outdoor ecological studies

Best Oral Presentation (NSERC Reps Award)

Undergraduate

First Place

Emma Davis

Emma Davis
Mount Allison University
Taking shelter from climate change: An analysis of shelterbelt species in the Canadian Prairies

Honourable Mentions

Lousie Tunnah

Louise Tunnah
Mount Allison University
Getting Fresh: The hypo-osmotic stress response of the spiny dogfish (Squalus acanthias) and the relative roles of chemical and molecular chaperones

Kaycee Morrison
Kaycee Morrison
Acadia University
Living in the fast lane: benthic habitat features of the FORCE tidal energy technology demonstration area in the upper Bay of Fundy

Graduate

First Place

Jim Ghoshdastidar

Jim Ghoshdastidar
Acadia University
Membrane Bioreactor Treatment of Organophosphate and Phenoxyacetic Acid Pesticides in Wastewater

Honourable Mention

Jocelyn Egan
Jocelyn Egan
St. Francis Xavier University
A numerical look at 14CO2 chamber methodologies