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Science Atlantic Environment Conference 2019

March 8-10, 2019, Saint Francis Xavier University

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Science Atlantic Undergraduate Research Award

Oral, First Place

Megan Clarke

Memorial University - Grenfell Campus

Habitat and carcass availability affect scavenging rates in an island setting: implications for bird-window collision mortality estimates

Oral, Second Place

Sarah Stewart

Acadia University

Running on empty: Determining the presence of feeding behaviour in Anadromous Alewife in Jolicure Lake, NB

Poster, First Place


Shawn Feener

University of New Brunswick – Fredericton

Effects of invasive fish predators on Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) smolt survival

Poster, Second Place


Milia Aidemouni

University of New Brunswick – Saint John

Optimal alpha – Validating a better method for making decisions

Science Atlantic Communication Award

Devon McGrath

Memorial University

Selective High Surface Area Pollutant Scrubbers: Metal-Organic Frameworks for Sequestration of Atmospheric Nitrous Acid

K.C. Irving Environmental Science Centre Award

Emilie Noel and Kindy Houinato

Mount Allison University

Recent radial productivity and periods of suppressed growth in sugar maples of Fundy National Park

Science Atlantic Graduate Research Award

Oral, First Place

Julia Campbell

Mount Allison University

Using Subfossil Midges to Assess the Potential Impacts of Mink Farming on Lake Water Quality in Southwestern Nova Scotia

Oral, First Place

Sarah Adams

Acadia University

Diversity of fungi from marine wood from the Bay of Fundy, Nova Scotia, Canada

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