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Catherine Potvin: Halting Deforestation - One Piece of the Climate Mitigation Puzzle [Public Lecture]

26May201418:30
Centre Mont-Royal 2200 Rue Mansfield, CA

McGill University Biology Professor Catherine Potvin, a renowned expert on climate change and tropical-forest ecology, will share insights from her research.

Mount Royal Flora [Talk & Walk]

9May201417:00
Redpath Museum 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 0C4, CA

Mount Royal Flora - the forest and the human story

Climate change is bad for Inuit health, research group says

McGill group says the Arctic needs better adaptation policies

Published on April 28, 2014 | Nunatsiaq Online
by David Murphy

Inuit are vulnerable to climate change, and it’s time for new policy to adapt, a group of researchers says in a new report

That’s the message from the Climate Change Adaptation Research Group, led by James Ford of McGill University, who released a paper April 24 about the need for better adaption strategies, especially in health, for Inuit.

Published: 1May2014

LARS Workshop: Communicating your Research on Video (for McGill Professors)

14May201409:00
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Linking Action and Research on Sustainability (LARS) is a new science communication initiative developed in collaboration with professors Elena Bennett and Catherine Potvin.

Creating buzz with bee hive atop T.M.R. town-hall

Students learn about nature and politics in unique project to place a bee colony atop town hall

Published on April 22, 2014 | Montreal Gazette
Written by: Catherine Solyom

For the bees, too, it’s been a long, hard winter.

Published: 22Apr2014

Two McGill researchers receive $500,000 grants to find innovative uses for carbon

The Alberta-based Climate Change and Emissions Management Corporation (CCEMC) announced on April 15, that two McGill researchers are among the 24 winners of $500,000 grants to transform carbon dioxide into useful products.

Published on April 16, 2014 | McGill Publications
Written by: Meaghan Thurston

Published: 18Apr2014

Is global warming just a giant natural fluctuation?

Statistical analysis rules out natural-warming hypothesis with more than 99% certainty

Published on April 11, 2014 | McGill Research

An analysis of temperature data since 1500 all but rules out the possibility that global warming in the industrial era is just a natural fluctuation in the earth’s climate, according to a new study by McGill University physics professor Shaun Lovejoy.

Published: 15Apr2014

Making “waste not” a way of life

“Hate” may be a strong word, but it is the word used by mild-mannered Bernice Ting to describe how she feels about waste.

Published on April 9, 2014 | McGill News
by Jennifer Nault

Published: 13Apr2014

McGill Spaces Project Presents: James' Walk

10Apr201416:00
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Burnside Hall Statue of James McGill on Lower Field, 805 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 0B9, CA

The McGill Spaces Project invites you to an interactive James' Walk* on the McGill campus.

Grad Students: Join us to help make your lab/office more sustainable!

7Apr201417:00
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Thomson House Room 404, 3650 rue McTavish, Montreal, QC, H3A 1Y2, CA

A new grad student sustainability committee is starting to work on social and environmental projects in workspaces.

We're looking for students from a variety of disciplines to get involved!

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