Events

  • Seminar: Biosolids 101 & BC’s Organic Matter Recycling Regulation

    24th Nov 2017 3:00 pm at H. R. MacMillan Building
    Description: Biosolids 101 & BC’s Organic Matter Recycling Regulation Maryam Mofidpoor, P.Ag, P.Eng Environmental Management Officer, BC Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy Friday, November 24th, 2017 3:00 – 4:00 pm MCML 154, 2357 Main Mall, UBC   SPEAKER Maryam has a bachelor of Agricultural Engineering (Soil Science) from Iran, and a Master’s degree in...

  • Seminar: Agricultural Land Assessment and Taxation

    29th Sep 2017 3:00 pm at H. R. MacMillan Building
    Description: Agricultural Land Assessment and Taxation Brian Smith, BC Assessment Office Friday, September 29th, 2017 3:00 – 4:00 pm MCML 160, 2357 Main Mall, UBC BC Assessment’s business is to provide a stable and predictable base for real property taxation in British Columbia including properties within the Agricultural Land Reserve (ALR). BC Assessment will share how...

  • Seminar: Rebuilding Resilience – Ecological restoration of degraded sites

    3rd Feb 2017 3:15 pm at H. R. MacMillan Building
    Description: Rebuilding Resilience: Ecological restoration of degraded sites David Polster, MSc, RPBio Principal, Polster Environmental Services Ltd. Friday, February 3rd, 2017 3:15 – 4:15 pm* MCML 154, 2357 Main Mall, UBC *Please note time change. This seminar is immediately following a site visit to UBC cliffs.   ABSTRACT Ecological restoration is defined internationally as the process...

  • Seminar: Rainwater Harvesting for Small-Scale Agriculture

    13th Jan 2017 3:00 pm at H. R. MacMillan Building
    Description: Rainwater Harvesting for Small-Scale Agriculture Acadia Tucker (MLWS ’15) & Andrew Grubb Co-Directors, Point Roberts Homegrown Co-op Friday, January 13th, 2017 3:00 – 4:00 pm MCML 154, 2357 Main Mall, UBC ABSTRACT Although Vancouver’s water supply is plentiful, a growing population and a changing climate are increasing pressures on water resources to meet future demands....

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