December 10, 2022 | Author: UBC Forestry
Dr. Alex Moore is an Assistant Professor at UBC, jointly appointed to the faculties of Forestry and Science. Their research focuses on how predator-prey interactions impact coastal wetland ecosystems and explores culture’s role in ecosystem restoration and conservation. Through their work, Dr. Moore seeks to directly engage with communities historically marginalized in STEM fields and encourage people to reconnect with their environment.
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Tagged with: Assistant Professor, Conservation, Culture, Department of Botany, Diversity, Equity, Forest Ecosystems, Inclusion, Indigenous, Justice, Research, Restoration, Wetland Ecosystems, Women In STEM
July 14, 2022 | Author: UBC Forestry
Forest(Reads) introduces UBC Forestry faculty, staff, students and interested individuals to JEDI topics through a literary lens. The inaugural Forest(Reads), coordinated by grad student Arial Eatherton, involved events surrounding Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge and the Teachings of Plants by Dr. Robin Wall Kimmerer.