Welcome to Courtenay Lab!

Welcome to home page for the research group of Professor Simon Courtenay in the School of Environment, Resources and Sustainability (SERS). We are affiliated with the Water Institute here at the University of Waterloo, the Canadian Rivers Institute, and the Ocean Canada Partnership. Our students are  engaged in multi-, inter-, and trans- disciplinary research in the areas of biology, ecology, governance, ecotoxicology, monitoring and management within and relating to aquatic systems. This website provides information on the people in our research group, current projects as well as ongoing collaborations.

  1. May 3, 2019Graduate Opportunity


    Modifying the Community Aquatic Monitoring Program (CAMP) to support Marine Environmental Quality (MEQ) monitoring in PEI estuaries

  2. Jan. 23, 2019Dr. Courtenay's 2018 Sabbatical
    Canadian Rivers Institute visits the Australian Rivers Institute.

    University of Waterloo granted me sabbatical leave in 2018 to go and learn something new which I could bring back to my research and teaching at the School of Environment, Resources and Sustainability.  Something I had always wanted to know more about was the Healthy Land and Water program in South East Queensland, Australia.

  3. Jan. 7, 2019Sondra's 2018 East Coast Adventures

    Sondra Eger, a PhD Candidate in the Courtenay Lab,  spent the summer of 2018 as a Huntsman Marine Science Center Research Fellow based in St. Andrews, NB where she completed data collection for her PhD thesis.

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