The spring and summer of 2020 saw many challenges, but a lack of excellent geoscience content was not one of them!. The AGS webinar series brought together geoscientists from across Canada for 15 talks between April and October, 2020. Thanks to AGS President Dave Lentz for coordinating and all our wonderful speakers for presenting!Continue reading
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On Friday October 25th, 2019, the Nova Scotia EdGEO Workshop Committee organized a workshop entitled “Gold mining in Nova Scotia: environmental and economic impacts” as part of the annual Association of Science Teachers (AST) conference.Continue reading
Green Cove is a designated Nova Scotia Geoheritage Site protected by its location in a National Park. Here you can walk on rocks that preserve unsurpassed evidence about the ancient history of the Cape Breton Highlands. They provide a treasured glimpse into the Earth’s distant past and invaluable insights about Earth processes. A free download is available!
The statue of Abraham Gesner was officially unveiled on Saturday, 4 May 2019. Thanks to Martha Hickman-Hild for the photographs of the event, which I have compiled at https://ees.acadiau.ca/news-reader/gesner4may.html. AGS was able to contribute toward this installation, and President Martha Grantham provided comments on our behalf.