Congratulations to M.Sc. student Sarah Quann who was selected as the winner of the 2014 Biogeography Specialty Group Paper competition at the Masters level for her presentation entitled "A dendroclimatological investigation of the divergence problem using white spruce (Picea glauca), Northwest Territories, Canada " at the Association of American Geographers Annual Meeting in Tampa, Florida. May 29, 2014.
Congratulations to M.Sc. candidate Emma Davis for for being awarded the award for best talk at the 7th Ontario-Quebec Paleolimnology Symposium (PALS) 2014 meeting held at Laval University. The title of Emma's talk was "A 3,600 year fire history of Jasper, Alberta." May 20, 2014.
Congratulations to M.Sc. candidate Joelle Perrault on the successful defence of her thesis entitled, "Impact of lake expansion on mercury concentrations in lake sediments, Mackenzie Bison Sanctuary, Northwest Territories, Canada."
May 8, 2014.
May 8, 2014.
Congratulations to M.Sc. student Sarah Quann who received an honourable mention in the Paleoenvironmental Change Specialty Group Student Paper competition for her presentation entitled "A dendroclimatological investigation of the divergence problem using white spruce (Picea glauca), Northwest Territories, Canada " at the Association of American Geographers Annual Meeting in Tampa, Florida. April 23, 2014.
Here is a video produced by Joshua Thienpont on a permafrost megaslump that we are studying near Fort McPherson in the Northwest Territories. The slump is eventually going to cause the catastrophic drainage of a small lake.
Coleman, K.A., Palmer, M.J., Korosi, J.B., Kokelj, S.V., Jackson, K., Hargan, K., Courtney Mustaphi, C., Thienpont, J.R., Kimpe, L.E., Blais, J.M., Pisaric, M.F.J. and Smol, J.P. Forthcoming. Tracking the impacts of recent warming and thaw of permafrost peatlands on aquatic ecosystems: a multi-proxy approach using remote sensing and lake sediments. Boreal Environment Research.
Courtney Mustaphi, C. and Pisaric M.F.J. 2014. A classification for macroscopic charcoal morphologies found in Holocene lacustrine sediments. Progress in Physical Geography.
Morris, J., Courtney Mustaphi, C., Carter, V., Watt, J., Derr, K., Pisaric, M.F.J., Anderson, R.S., and Brunelle, A. 2014. Do bark beetle remains in lake sediments correspond to severe outbreaks? A review of published and ongoing research. Quaternary International.
Upiter, L.M., Vermaire, J.C., Patterson, R.T., Crann, C., Galloway, J.M., Macumber, A.L., Neville, L.A., Swindles, G.T., Falck, H., Roe, H.M. and Pisaric, M.F.J. 2014. Middle to late Holocene chironomid-inferred July temperatures for the central Northwest Territories, Canada. Journal of Paleolimnology.
Dick, M., Porter, T.J., Pisaric, M.F.J., Wertheimer, È., deMontigny, P., Perreault, J.T. and Robillard, K-L. 2014. A multi-century eastern white pine tree-ring chronology developed from salvaged river logs and its utility for dating heritage structures in Canada's National Capital Region. Dendrochronologia.
Lavery, J.M., Kurek, J., Rühland, K., Gillis, C.A., Pisaric,M.F.J. and Smol, J.P. 2014. Exploring the environmental context of recent Didymosphenia geminata blooms in Gaspésie, Québec, using paleolimnology. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences.