Seminar Series

Fall 2017 Seminar Schedule

All seminars are held Friday at 4 PM in SN 2067.


Topic or title 

September  29th, 2017     

Erin Koen
Memorial University
"Connectivity for conservation: how landscape and climate shape peripheral populations of lynx and marten"

October 6th, 2017

Hannah Murphy
"Capelin: the linchpin of the Newfoundland ecosystem"

October 13th, 2017

Carissa Brown
Memorial University
"Ecological inertia slows tree species' responses to climate change. Or: Lichens and voles and weevils, oh my!"

October 20th, 2017

Eric Vander Wal
Memorial University
"Individual Differences In the Context of Spatial and Movement Ecology of Animals"

October 27th, 2017

Hance Ellington
Memorial University
"Wildlife responses to life in extreme environments"

November 3rd, 2017

Shoshanah Jacobs/Alex Smith
University of Guelph
"What seabirds are telling us/What the "unknown unknown" in the leaf-litter of some neotropical volcanoes are telling us”

November 10th, 2017

Marie-Josée Fortin
University of Toronto
"Connectivity for conservation"

November 17th, 2017


November 24th, 2017

Carolyn Walsh
Memorial University
"Evaluation of the ‘Dual Hormone Hypothesis’ in Domestic Dogs: Does It Predict Social Dominance?"

December 1st, 2017

Carly Ziter
University of Wisconsin
"Effects of Biodiversity, Landscape Structure and Land Use Legacies on Ecosystem Services"

December 8th, 2017

Eric Pederson
"Quantifying regime shifts in complex communities"


Snack duty Fall 2017

Sept. 29thBGSA
Oct. 6th
Miller, Vander Wal
Oct. 13thDufour, Purchase
Oct. 20th
Lang, Igamberdiev
Oct. 27th
Marshall, Bignell
Nov. 3rd
Wiersma, Roncal
Nov. 10th
Stavely, Tahlan
Nov. 17th
Gagnon, Fisher
Nov. 24th
Montevecchi, Leroux
Dec. 1st
Edinger, Hurford
Dec. 8th
Chapman, Marino




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St. John's, NL A1B 3X9 CANADA

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