Coastal, Marine, and Great Lakes Ecosystems
Stantec experts share their knowledge on the trends, innovations, and challenges shaping coastal ecosystem protection and restoration.
Published in Alaska Public Media: New study on Arctic warming: Was 2017 a tipping point?
Scientists share information on dramatic changes in the Pacific Arctic ecosystems and what the warmer water means
Spend a dollar to save six: coastal resilience by the numbers
Rising sea levels. Catastrophic storms. Battered shorelines. What’s the measurable impact of climate change on our coastal communities, and how can we respond?
Underwater remote sensing: Surveying the marine world safer, faster, and more affordably
Futuristic-sounding sensors let scientists work in multiple places at once, but it’s important to begin with a clear study design
Published in Earth's Future: The Expanding Footprint of Rapid Arctic Change
Dr. Francis Wiese shares insights regarding sea level rise, extreme weather, infrastructure damage, and coastal erosion
eDNA - Detecting species at risk
Environmental DNA is a new tool for environmentally monitoring living organisms. In this video, created with Genome Atlantic, we look at the effectiveness of eDNA for monitoring marine species at risk
Embracing a new eDNA technology
New sampling approach helps to detect the presence of rare aquatic species—in real time
Coastal crisis: We’re running out of sand along Florida’s beaches—what’s the solution?
It takes creativity in both approach/methodology and funding to take care of eroding beaches
Living shorelines: Recovery, restoration, and resiliency after Hurricane Sandy
Using the natural environment helps our coasts endure and thrive in the face of severe weather, flooding, and climate change
Boldly going where no consultant has gone before: Using eDNA to monitor aquaculture
How a space-age technology can help solve our environmental challenges right here on earth