Un-Muzzled: What government scientists have to say...
Publish Date: 09-MAY-2014 08:48 AM
In June 2013, Environics Research conducted a survey of federal scientists to better understand how cuts to science and communication policies have impacted public science capacity as well as public health, safety and the environment. The following is a representative selection from over 1,000 comments anonymously posted by federal government scientists as part of the survey.  
 
Hidden cost of cuts to Environment Canada
Publish Date: 29-AUG-2011 03:21 PM
Thomas J. Duck is an associate professor in the Department of Physics and Atmospheric Science at Dalhousie University in Halifax.  
 
Government Geoscience To Support Mineral Exploration
Publish Date: 26-MAY-2011 03:20 PM
Public Policy Rationale and Impact - Report prepared for the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada 
 
Peter Krahn: Canada’s Environmental Defender
Publish Date: 13-AUG-2010 08:21 AM
In a world of diminishing natural resources, melting ice caps, and industrial pollution, Peter Krahn serves as the “Horatio Caine” of Environment Canada—a sort of CSI who leads investigations with a team of scientists, engineers and prosecutors at his disposal.  
 
The Institute of Ocean Sciences: Canada's Scientists Keeping Us Safe
Publish Date: 13-AUG-2010 08:18 AM
Neighbouring the Victoria Airport, in Sidney, British Columbia, resides the internationally renowned Institute of Ocean Sciences (IOS) which is shared by the Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO)and Natural Resources Canada (NRCan). 
 
2010 Gold Medal
Publish Date: 19-JUL-2010 08:19 AM
On June 11, 2010, in Victoria, British Columbia, President Gary Corbett presented the Institute's 2010 Gold Medal to Dr. Richard Bennett in recognition of his leadership in influencing public policy and his global vision on the importance of air quality to human health. 
 
Environmental Scientists: A Dying Breed?
Publish Date: 19-JUL-2010 08:16 AM
How is climate change affecting our forests? Is acid rain changing the pH level in the forest soil and if so, by how much? Is using salt on our roads in the winter affecting the plant life along our highways?  
 
A team of entomologists defends Canada from foreign insect species
Publish Date: 01-MAY-2010 02:56 PM
Considering that countless alien bugs invade Canada annually, the best CFIA entomologists can do is try to identify intruders quickly and understand their behaviour.