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About Earth Sciences


We are a small friendly department, with honours and graduate programs that cover a diverse array of fields. Our undergraduate program meets the requirements for professional registration in Geology and Environmental Geoscience.

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Faculty & Research


Our faculty and students conduct world-class field and laboratory research in settings ranging from Canada’s Arctic, to the Himalayas, to the Pacific Ocean, to right here in Nova Scotia.

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Dal Earth Sciences In The News

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