Sustainability

Resources

Student uses a pipet to extract DNA with other students looking on.

Fish Market Survey

Senior biology students use a DNA barcoding kit to test local grocery store fish samples, and discover if the fish they bought is mislabeled and part of food fraud!
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Fish Market Survey

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Diversity of Canada’s Marine Coastal Habitats

Learn about the plants and animals in Canada’s marine coastal habitats, and what you can do to protect them.
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Diversity of Canada’s Marine Coastal Habitats

Ashley Noseworthy Headshot with coastline in background

Ashley Noseworthy

Job Title
CEO/Founder of Edgewise Environmental
I own and operate an environmental consultancy that helps companies reduce their underwater noise pollution.
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Ashley Noseworthy

Vivek Chauhan headshot

Vivek Chauhan

Job Title
Program Advisor, Renewable Generation
Vivek is an electrical engineer who works for Ontario Power Generation.
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Vivek Chauhan

Luc Houle at home

Luc Houle (he/him)

Job Title
Founder of Johnny Footwear
I create, manufacture and market biodegradable sneakers that grow into trees.
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Luc Houle (he/him)

Kirstyn Nygren at salmon farm

Kirstyn Nygren

Job Title
Environmental Specialist
I am part of a team that monitors the water quality around our salmon farms.
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Kirstyn Nygren

Michelle Franze in small plane.

Michelle Franze (she/her)

Job Title
Manager of Communications, Partnerships and Community Relations
I provide internal and external communications for the BC Salmon Farmers Association.
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Michelle Franze (she/her)

Jordan Frizzley holding a huge salmon

Jordan Joseph Frizzley (he/him)

Job Title
Salmon Brood-site Technician
My job is producing the next generation of salmon for aquaculture.
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Jordan Joseph Frizzley (he/him)

Fish farm in Norway

Should we farm fish and seafood?

In this case study, students will explore the benefits and concerns about aquaculture.
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Should we farm fish and seafood?

Bill Butler

Bill Butler

Job Title
Business Owner
My company installs oil filtration systems on all types of diesel engines.
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Bill Butler

Frances Edmonds

Frances Edmonds

Job Title
Head of Sustainable Impact
Frances works with customers and governments to show them how to buy technology with sustainability in mind.
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Frances Edmonds

S. Karly Kehoe

S. Karly Kehoe

Job Title
Canada Research Chair in Atlantic Canada Communities
Karly is a university professor who uses history to study how the past affects community development and sustainable development today.
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S. Karly Kehoe

Sombto Ibe

Somto Ibe

Job Title
Engineer, Renewable Energy
Somto Ibe is responsible for ensuring that wind turbines and solar panels operate safely.
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Somto Ibe

Martin Bush

Martin Bush

Job Title
Climate Science Consultant
Martin Bush works on climate change and renewable energy policy and action.
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Martin Bush

Illustration of the Earth

Summer Symposium Series: Climate Career Resources

Grade
9 10 11 12
A career focused on climate change and sustainability would let you help people by working to help solve the biggest problems of our time.
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Summer Symposium Series: Climate Career Resources