Geographers in the News - Moola 11/03/21

Faisal Moola was interviewed for the Toronto Star article that discusses the application of cutting-edge technology (drones) in the reforestation of Canada. Faisal states that this technology might one day replace the days of tree planters planting millions of trees by hand. Planting trees is a critical strategy in the mitigation of climate change.

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Attention all First and Second Year GEG Students

Meet the Geography Student Society (GSS) at the University of Guelph. This is a group of students, from a variety of academic backgrounds, with a shared interest in geography. We meet on Wednesdays at 5:45pm for discussions, game nights, social hours, academic help, and more. You do not have to have ANY background knowledge in geography, or be a student of the Department of Geography, Environment, and Geomatics, to attend.

MCL Discussion 09-17-20

In celebrating the new GEG program CONSERVATION LEADERSHIP, join us for a virtual discussion about the current conservation crises facing Canada. Sept. 17 3:30-5 pm. Register at


Some Good News from the Hutt - SSHRC grants

GEG had three projects funded in the most recent SSHRC Insight Development Grant Competition, results announced yesterday:
  • Prof. Anna Stanley (Infrastructure, private investment and the political economy of settler colonialism in Canada).
  • Prof. Eric Nost (Digital Conservation Practices and Perspectives: Insights from North America)
  • Prof. Jennifer Silver (Access and equity: Strengthening the foundations for sustainable fisheries and prosperous coastal communities)

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