Citizen Science and Fishing for Stripers in the Bay of Fundy

This past year I had the honor of receiving the Atlantic Society of Fish and Wildlife Biologist Fish and Wildlife Research Grant for my masters studies at Acadia University, in Wolfville, Nova Scotia, on improving citizen science participation in conservation research of Striped Bass (Morone saxatilis) in Nova Scotia. This funding has allowed me to pursue my[…]

What’s in your gut, leftovers or lunch?

I recently attended the ASFWB meeting in Summerside, PEI and had the honour of taking home the 2nd place prize student presentation for my talk “What’s in your gut, leftovers or lunch? Determining if tick gut contents are blood meal remnants or a result of interrupted feeding.”  At Mount Allison University in Sackville, NB our[…]