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MSE Annual Environment Public Lecture

Tue, 2015-02-17 18:00 - 19:00
Bronfman Building : Room 151, Bronfman Building, 1001 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1G5
Price: Free

McGill School of Environment is pleased to welcome

Andrew Revkin

Charting a 'Good' Path in a Turbulent Age

Tuesday, Feb 17, 2015

6:00pm

Bronfman Building, Room 151

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UN Climate Change Conference - COP 20 - Experts

Wed, 2014-12-03 10:56

Contact Information

Contact: Melody Enguix
Organization: Media Relations Office
Email:
Office Phone: 514 398 6751
Mobile Phone: 514 796 6751
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Source Site: /newsroom

McGill Prof. Chris Ragan chairs high-profile group on economic and environmental fiscal reform

Sun, 2014-11-30 08:09

A team of Canada’s most prominent economists and former political leaders have banded together to urge governments to reform their fiscal policies to improve environmental protection and economic performance.



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The “ecofiscal commission” was unveiled Tuesday in Toronto, and will undertake a series of studies to promote subsidy reforms and taxes – including carbon pricing – to deal with air, water and waste concerns.

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Source Site: /sustainability

Harvesting water out of thin air

Thu, 2014-05-22 (All day)

Harnessing humidity to quench thirst in the world’s most arid regions

Published on May 13, 2014 | McGill Reporter

by: Neale McDevitt and Chris Chipello

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McGill experts: April 22, Earth Day

Thu, 2014-04-17 10:00

Contact Information

Contact: Raphael Larocque-Cyr
Organization: Media Relations
Email:
Office Phone: 514-398-6693
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Source Site: /newsroom

Climate Change: Extinction of Ice-Free Antarctic Polynyas Due to Trapped Ocean Heat (Eric Galbraith)

Tue, 2014-04-01 01:21

Researchers from the McGill University and University of Pennsylvania have found evidence to show climate change is the main reason for the disappearance of ice-free regions, known as polynyas.

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Source Site: /sustainability

Pathogens could be freed from thawing permafrost, scientists warn

Wed, 2014-03-19 00:54

French researchers are cautioning that the mining and drilling of northern regions could potentially free dormant pathogens out of the frozen soil.

Published on March 4, 2014 | The Globe and Mail
by Tu Thanh Ha

French researchers who have revived a 30,000-year-old giant virus from a sample of Siberian permafrost are cautioning that the mining and drilling of northern regions could potentially free dormant pathogens out of the frozen soil.

Source Site: /sustainability

Green Careers Week 2014: SEMINAR: Career Options in the Environment

Tue, 2014-03-11 10:00 - 12:00

Session 1:

10:00 - 11:00

This seminar will explain the various environmental career options within a variety of industries


Session 2:

11:00-12:00

This session will hopefully answer your questions about the “Where”, “What” and “How” to apply to graduate studies in the environment.

Source Site: /sustainability