Ecosystems & Plant Sciences
Biodiversity Monitoring – Tracks changes in Alberta’s wildlife and their habitats and provides ongoing, relevant, scientifically credible information on Alberta’s living resources.
Crop Research – Supports the Alberta agriculture industry by helping the sector develop crop varieties that resist biotic stresses like plant disease and abiotic stresses like drought and cold.
Ecosystem Management – Enables change in Alberta’s environmental sector by developing and applying innovations which support cost-effective management at local to provincial scales.
Reclamation – Provides leadership on the development of applied, innovative, practical and holistic land reclamation and remediation procedures and technologies for landscapes disturbed by industrial activities.
Water Management – Provides better tools for investigation and sustainable management of regional water resources for industrial, agricultural, and municipal development in Alberta.