Professor Naresh Thevathsan's research about riparian buffer zones was featured in the March 2019 edition of the Ontario Farmer. The article is a good discussion about the benefits and challenges of riparian buffers. It specifically highlights the example of Washington Creek in Oxford County.
For the full story, see the attached pdf.
Summer Research Assistant Positions Available
Dr. Rebecca Hallett’s Applied Entomology Lab
Do you love insects? Are you interested in gaining research experience? If so, we might have the summer job for you! We are hiring four or five undergraduate students to assist us with lab and field projects on the pepper weevil (Anthonomus eugenii), swede midge (Contarinia nasturtii), and Synopeas myles(a swede midge parasitoid) this summer. Specific job duties may include all or some of the following: