Integrated economic-hydrologic modelling for supporting conservation investments on agricultural landscapes JANUARY 9, 2015 3-5pm in SS 2125 Growing concerns about the adverse environmental effects of agriculture have led to the establishment of various public, private and partnership programs for implementing landscape conservation practices. These programs call for science-based answers to these two critical policy and […]Read more "Dr. Wanhong Yang"
The New Discourse on Gender and Violence in Urban India Shilpa Phadke & Sameera Khan, co-authors Why Loiter?: Women & Risk on Mumbai Streets Thursday, 22 January 3 to 5 pm in Sidney Smith Hall, Room 2125 In the wake of protests and critical amendments in the law following the gang rape and murder of a […]Read more "Sameera Khan & Shilpa Phadke"
Optimizing the role and impact of land surface in Environment Canada’s numerical environmental prediction systems Friday, 23 January 3 to 5 pm in SS 2125 The importance of land surface in numerical prediction systems for weather and hydrology is increasingly recognized in national forecasting centers. Knowledge of land surface characteristics and processes related to orography, water fractional coverage, […]Read more "Stephane Belair"