Department of Geography News
Dr. Donald Forbes, Adjunct professor in Geography at Memorial University, is the recipient of the 2014 Martin Bergmann Medal. Established by the Royal Canadian Geographical Society (RCGS) in 2012, the medal recognizes achievement for “excellence in Arctic leadership and science”. In announcing the award, the RCGS specifically highlighted Don’s lifetime work in Arctic geography and his mentorship and leadership in community adaptation to climate change in coastal Arctic communities.
The Coastal Archaeological Resources Risk Assessment (CARRA) project team reports on project progress and summer fieldwork activities at MANL's annual meeting, the Geomatics Atlantic 2014 confrerence, and at the Rooms.