Department of Geography and Environmental Studies

The Department of Geography and Environmental Studies is actively engaged in research in Nova Scotia and abroad on a number of topics.  Students and faculty in the department are actively engaged in research in the following areas: climate change vulnerability and adaptation
; community-based conservation and citizen science; cultural interpretations of places, landscapes and tourist sites; geomorphometric analysis
; natural hazards, environmental change and their human impacts; rural and regional development; and urban development and planning. 

 

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