Your Ecology Resource Centre

The Faculty of Environment Ecology Lab is your one-stop resource centre. We are here to support lab and field activities, courses, projects, and outreach initiatives. Available to you are field guides, lab and field equipment, documentation, and preserved specimens. We share our expertise in taxa identification and analysis, water and soil analysis, gardening, and other topics.

The Lab staff facilitates hands on learning through workshops, outreach events, project participation, and volunteer opportunities. Our outdoor classrooms along with the laboratory help students thrive in their quest for environmental experiences.


  1. Mar. 27, 2018Summer Student Positions at Crowe Valley CA

    Crowe Valley Conservation Authority in Marmora is hiring two students for the benthic monitoring program this year. The job posting is attached. The deadline to apply is **April 13th**. Students who really know the OBBN protocol well and can work with very minimal to no supervision is ideal.

    POSITION: Assistant Water Resources Technician (7 week contract) – two positions available

    LOCATION: Crowe Valley Conservation Authority Office in Marmora, Ontario


  2. Jan. 12, 2018Royal Botanical Gardens hiring interns!

    RBG is hiring for numerous positions, most applicable include Botany intern, nature interpreter, SAR intern, terrestrial intern and aquatic ecology intern to name a few.

  3. Jan. 12, 2018Hiring Waterfowl Research Technicians

     The University of Waterloo Wildlife and Molecular Ecology Lab’s Western Boreal Forest Waterfowl Nest Predator Project is seeking up to 5 highly motivated waterfowl research technicians to assist with nest searching and monitoring in the western boreal forest of Canada. The overall goal of this project is to understand how industrial development influences waterfowl nest success. The study area is located north of Slave Lake, Alberta. 

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