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  1. Andreas Hamann

    Faculty hosts annual awards celebration

    Six Renewable Resources staff members recognized for their teaching accomplishments

  2. William Shotyk

    Heavy metals in Athabasca River comparable to levels in bottled water

    Samples analyzed in newly unveiled $4.7 million ultra-clean lab

  3. William Shotyk

    Study shows no lead pollution in the oil sands region

    Findings contradict current scientific knowledge

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In the News

  1. Attack of the pine beetle

    When the mountain pine beetle began blazing a path across forests in British Columbia and Alberta, nobody could have imagined the extent of the damage to come. Nadir Erbilgin, associate professor and Canada Research Chair in Forest Entomology in the Department of Renewable Resources is interviewed.

  2. Department chair at the U of A’s school of forest science and management tells a few things about Edmonton’s trees

    Many of the oldest trees in Edmonton can be found around the city’s core and Old Strathcona, according to Vic Lieffers, department chair at the U of A’s Faculty of Agricultural, Life and Environment Sciences.

  3. We're on fire: Here's a playlist for summer in N.W.T.

    Mike Flannigan, professor with the Department of Renewable Resources at the University of Alberta and the Director of the Western Partnership for Wildland Fire Science, provides comment on the forest fires burning in the Northwest Territories.

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Where are they now?

  1. Daniel Saurette

    MSc, Soil Science, 2006 Soil Scientist and Agrologist in Training, Stantec Limited

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