July 31, 2019

ESSA Scientists Publish Paper on the Role of Behaviour in Invasive Species Management as part of Special Issue in Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B

A new paper out today by ESSA scientists explores how incorporating aspects of animal behaviour into metapopulation modelling can be used to better optimize the distribution of limited management resources. Led by ESSA’s Dr. Natascia Tamburello in collaboration with coauthors Dr. Brian Ma of ESSA […]
July 30, 2019

Historic Agreement Reached on Salmon Reintroduction Feasibility with Columbia River Basin Indigenous Nations, Canada and B.C.

On Monday, July 29 in Castlegar, B.C., a landmark agreement to collaborate on the reintroduction of Pacific anadromous salmon into the Canadian portion of the Upper Columbia River Basin was signed by the Syilx Okanagan, Ktunaxa, and Secwepemc Indigenous Nations, British Columbia, and Canada. In […]
July 29, 2019

ESSA Article Melding Adaptive Management and Climate Change Adaptation Published in Journal of the American Water Resources Association

Adaptive Management and Climate Change Adaptation: Two Mutually Beneficial Areas of Practice, an article written by a team of ESSA scientists including David Marmorek, Marc Nelitz, Jimena Eyzaguirre, Carol Murray and Clint Alexander, was recently published in the Journal of the American Water Resources Association […]
July 3, 2019

Giving Back: Darcy Pickard Joins Panel Discussion at Statistical Society of Canada’s 2019 Annual Meeting

ESSA staff believe in the importance of supporting others in their career and professional growth. In May, Darcy Pickard joined statisticians from across Canada at the Statistical Society of Canada’s 2019 Annual Meeting in Calgary. An invited panel member, Darcy shared her personal journey and […]
May 17, 2019

ESSA joins team led by CowaterSogema to support the Green Climate Fund’s Communities of Practice

ESSA is part of a consortium led by CowaterSogema selected as a provider of climate change expertise to the Green Climate Fund (GCF) under their Communities of Practice (CoP) framework. Together with other partners Climatekos, Trinomics and Viresco Solutions, the consortium will provide expertise in five core thematic areas: […]
October 29, 2018

Jamaica National 2017 State of the Environment Report

The Government of Jamaica, through its National Environment and Planning Agency (NEPA), has embarked on the production of the 7th National State of Environment (SOE) Report. The SOE report will provide Jamaicans a report card on the nation’s environmental performance between 2014 and 2017 and […]