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Winter in the woods

Winter in the Woods Interactive


Click around the interactive image below to learn more about animals that hibernate in Canadian winters.

Charlotte Cockburn standing in front of signs indicating distance to a variety of locations from Alert, Nunavut.

Charlotte Cockburn (she/her)

Career Profiles

Physical Scientist

I make sure we can monitor the weather all across Canada.
Portrait de Sara Knox

Sara Knox (she/her)

Career Profiles

Assistant Professor (biometeorology)

I study ways to restore and protect ecosystems to help fight climate change.
Earth with thermometer

Let's Talk Climate Change: Resources


Discover a set of resources to give you background knowledge on climate change.

Front cover of Living In A Warming World

Living In A Warming World


A pdf eBook focusing on Canadian animals and how they adapt to different conditions, introducing the impacts of climate change.

Chris Derksen en train de faire ses recherches sur le terrain en Arctique.

Chris Derksen (he/his)

Career Profiles

Climate Scientist

I use satellite data and climate models to understand how climate change is impacting snow and ice across Canada.
Karissa Palinka headshot

Karissa Palinka (she/her)

Career Profiles

Technical Engineer

Karissa is working to reduce our carbon footprint through the use of Small Modular Reactors.
The three RADARSAT Constellation Mission spacecraft

7 ways Satellites Help Fight Climate Change


Discover 7 ways satellite Earth observation helps fight climate change.

Martin Bush

Martin Bush

Career Profiles

Climate Science Consultant

Martin Bush works on climate change and renewable energy policy and action.
Illustration of the Earth

Summer Symposium Series: Climate Career Resources


A career focused on climate change and sustainability would let you help people by working to help solve the biggest problems of our time.

Marty Robitaille pilotant un aéroglisseur

Marty Robitaille

Hovercraft Captain

Image of a river running through a Boreal forest

Resources on the Environment

STEM Explained

Resource page including articles and career profiles related to the environment.

Our climate is changing

Introduction to Climate Change


Learn more about the causes and impacts of global climate change.

ceberg under the midnight sun in Greenland

Climate: Polar Regions


Learn about the unique climate found in Earth’s polar regions.

Weather map of Canada

Weather: Atmospheric Pressure


Learn about the layers of the atmosphere, atmospheric pressure, pressure systems and fronts.