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Riverbank restoration and policy at Glendon

Partner in crime:¬†April Irums What is River Restoration: River restoration is the active task of taking a damaged riparian or river ecosystem and restoring it to a stable condition. More so, the act of restoration generally refers to a combined … Continue reading

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Tips on studying for exams!

Exam time is about to hit us this semester, I thought I might hit everyone with some of my tips for surviving this super stressful time. Tip #1: Do the math! The first thing I do is calculate my grade … Continue reading

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Tips for Public Speaking

With our student lectures well under way I thought it might be relatable to talk about presenting in front of people. We are all¬†familiar with the act of public speaking or giving a structured lecture in order to inform or … Continue reading

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The Ash trees are fading

What is happening? In eastern Canada, there are five native species of ash and many other introduced species. (Fraxinus pennsylvanica var. subintegerrima) or more commonly Green ash is becoming exceedingly popular. However, the reason for this popularity is not something … Continue reading

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A summer in Churchill

This summer I went to Churchill, Manitoba to do research for my undergraduate thesis. My initial project was looking to model mean depth of lakes using differences in the thermal amplitude of the water. However, I learned that while you … Continue reading

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