conservation

AES researchers to play key roles in NFRF-T project

Published: 24Jan2022

Professors Murray Humphries, Director of the McGill Centre for Indigenous Peoples’ Nutrition and Environment (CINE), and Treena Delormier and Hugo Melgar-Quinonez, both from the School of Human...

Earth Day Pop-up Exhibition

23Apr201914:00
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Rare Treasures of the Natural World in McGill’s Special Collections & ArchivesM3459 rue McTavish, Montreal, QC, H3A 0C9, CA/libraryCategory: Libraries

Climate change = a much greater diversity of species + a need to rethink conservation paradigms

Published: 15May2018

A team of researchers believe that Quebec’s protected areas are poised to become biodiversity refuges of continental importance. They used ecological niche modeling to calculate potential changes...

Borrowing a leaf from biology to preserve threatened languages

Published: 13Dec2017

One of the world’s 7,000 languages vanishes every other week, and half – including scores of indigenous North American languages -- might not survive the 21st century, experts say. To preserve as...

Protecting life’s tangled ecological webs

Published: 9May2017

Ecosystems are a complex web of interactions. These ecological networks are being reorganized by extinctions and colonization events caused by human impacts, such as climate change and habitat...

Science Documentary Film: Kingdom of the Seahorse

11Nov201215:00
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Documentary film Kingdom of the Seahorse (NOVA, 2003): Seahorses' extraordinary looks and surprising behavior have earned them a mythic stature, one that now puts them in peril.R859 rue Sherbrooke...

STANDD (Centre for Society, Technology and Development) Seminar

27Mar201512:30
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“Intersecting interests or corporate paradox? Mining, conservation and sustainable development at the 2014 IUCN World Parks Congress”P3460 rue McTavish, Montreal, QC, H3A 0E6, CA/standdCategory:...

Humphries named McGill Northern Research Chair

Published: 1Nov2016

Today at a press conference in Quebec City, the Institut Nordique du Quebec (INQ) announced three Northern Research Chairs, as well as a newly recruited Science and Innovation Director, Louis Fortier.

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