ESRC Summer Institute

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ESRC Summer Institute

When: 
August 5, 2014 (All day) - August 8, 2014 (All day)

Join experts from Brock University’s Environmental Sustainability  Research Centre (ESRC) and the University of Prince Edward Island to gain professional development experience in the in the area of applied climate change. From August 5th to 8th 2014 students will participate in modules related to climate observation and data analysis, climate change scenarios, climate impact analysis and adaptation option selection, all within an overarching theme of fostering climate change adaptation leadership.  The course will incorporate lectures, case studies, step-by-step approaches, study tours, and hands on activities to highlight real-life, practical adaptation measures in community planning, biodiversity, water resources, and viticulture.  Brock’s unique place within a biosphere reserve will allow participants the opportunity to learn from academics and researchers working actively in the field of climate change research and practice.  For more information see flyer or contact Brad May at bmay@brocku.ca or Adam Fenech at afenech@upei.ca

Location of your event: 
Brock University
Contact: 
Brad May at bmay@brocku.ca or Adam Fenech at afenech@upei.ca