This environmental resource and links
site is designed for:
Scientists seeking information on
environmental research programs and researchers;
Students seeking information about
environmental studies programs, courses, and careers;
Teachers seeking science-based resource
materials for their classrooms;
Citizens seeking information about current
environmental issues in Alberta, Canada and the World.
The activities of the ERSC are made possible through a
generous donation from TransAlta Corporation.
The ERSC board is composed of academic scientists from the University of Alberta and
TransAlta exercises no control over the policies and activities of the ERSC.
Directory of researchers and environmental
research conducted at the University of Alberta. Links to research and researchers
Profiles of environmental researchers form
different disciplines and their research programs. Information about how environmental
research informs government policy and business and household practices.
Directory of environmental studies degree
programs and courses in the Faculties of Agriculture-Forestry, Arts, Engineering, Medicine
and Science at the University of Alberta. Links to programs at other Universities.
Career Information for Students interested
in or taking Environmental Studies Programs. Links to other employment sites.
A set of science-based educational
materials on current environmental issues in Alberta, Canada, and the World for use by
K-13 and university teachers.
News media reports and commentary by
scientists on current environmental issues such as global warming.
Listing of discussion groups, list servers
and links to environmental newspapers and journals.
A seminar series at the University of
Alberta about the applications of scientific research to public policy and business
practices in Alberta and Canada. Videotapes
of many of these Seminar are available at cost.
Comprehensive links to North American
environmental organizations and government agencies concerned with the environment. The
ERSC takes no responsibility for the positions espoused on these links.