What is the N.W.T. doing to protect its ‘globally significant’ peatlands?

Peatlands in the N.W.T. store immense amounts of carbon, and experts including postdoctoral fellow Lorna Harris (Renewable Resources) say it’s important to keep that carbon in the ground to curb further climate change.

A study finds worsening wildfires and flooding part of ‘new reality’ driven by climate change

A study led by former U of A professor Michael Flannigan with postdoctoral fellow Sean Coogan (Renewable Resources) and Natural Resources Canada found that eight of the worst wildfire weather years the world has ever recorded happened in the past decade.