Director's Blog

September 2016

Posted by CRI Programs   |   September 22, 2016

Media Backgrounder: about the Canadian Rivers Institute

September 22, 2016

The Canadian Rivers Institute (CRI), hosted at the University of New Brunswick, with 22 science directors at 14 university and institutions in Canada and abroad, has become an international leader in multi-disciplinary science involving partners in academia, industry and government. Their work is advancing understanding of the health of fresh waters and estuaries and being…

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Posted by CRI Programs   |   September 22, 2016

What people are saying about the Canadian Rivers Institute

“Co-locating ECCC scientists and technical staff at the Canadian Rivers Institute at UNB-Fredericton has significantly benefited Canadians. The resulting network of government and academic researchers, students, technicians and postdocs, as well as community and industrial partners, has improved aquatic environmental monitoring and the application of environmental regulations nationally and…

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Posted by CRI Programs   |   September 22, 2016

Un scientifique québécois est un acteur clé dans l’émergence d’un institut canadien sur les rivières

Le 22 septembre  2016
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Le professeur André St-Hilaire, un hydrologue à l’Institut national de la recherche scientifique (INRS) de l’Université du Québec, joue un rôle de premier plan au sein du Canadian Rivers Institute (CRI), un organisme de renommée internationale. Pour marquer cette période précédant  la Journée mondiale des rivières le 25 septembre, l’institut publie…

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Posted by CRI Programs   |   September 22, 2016

New Brunswick scientists build national river science powerhouse

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Sept. 22, 2016

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Researchers based at the University of New Brunswick (UNB) are playing lead roles within the internationally acclaimed Canadian Rivers Institute (CRI), which, in the lead up to World Rivers Day on Sept. 25, is releasing a report today highlighting its first 15 years of achievements.

Founded in 2001 by four visionary aquatic scientists at…

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Posted by CRI Programs   |   September 22, 2016

Des scientifiques du Nouveau-Brunswick créent un institut canadien sur les rivières

Le 22 septembre  2016
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Des chercheurs basés à l’University of New Brunswick (UNB) jouent un rôle de premier plan au sein du Canadian Rivers Institute (CRI), groupe de renommée internationale. Pour marquer cette période précédant  la Journée mondiale des rivières le 25 septembre, l’institut publie aujourd’hui un rapport couvrant ses réalisations au cours de ses 15 premières…

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Posted by CRI Programs   |   September 22, 2016

UPEI scientist leading emerging river science powerhouse

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Sept. 22, 2016
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Dr. Michael van den Heuvel, an environmental scientist based at the University of Prince Edward Island (UPEI), is playing a lead role within the internationally acclaimed Canadian Rivers Institute (CRI), which, in the lead up to World Rivers Day on September 25th, is releasing a report today highlighting its first 15 years of achievements.

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Posted by CRI Programs   |   September 22, 2016

Southwestern Ontario scientists key players in emerging river science powerhouse

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Sept. 22, 2016
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Scientists based at three Southwestern Ontario universities are playing lead roles within the internationally acclaimed Canadian Rivers Institute (CRI), which, in the lead up to World Rivers Day on September 25, is releasing a report today highlighting its first 15 years of achievements.

Founded at the University of New Brunswick in 2001,…

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Posted by CRI Programs   |   September 22, 2016

News Release: River science powerhouse emerges in Canada

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SEPTEMBER 22, 2016
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River science powerhouse emerges in Canada

Fredericton - The Canadian Rivers Institute is releasing a report today highlighting its first 15 years of achievements since its founding in 2001, in anticipation of World Rivers Day on September 25th.

Founded at the University of New Brunswick (UNB) in 2001, the CRI has grown into a…

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Posted by CRI Programs   |   September 2, 2016

15th Anniversary Special Student Leadership Council Scholarships

To celebrate CRI's 15th Anniversary, the Student Leadership Council is pleased to present three special student scholarships to be awarded to finalists of the Pecha Kucha presentation comeptition at CRI Days 2016!

Practice effective science communication delivery and participate in a peer review evaluation process through a fun, yet measured, presentation competition!

Registering and…

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