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Alana Westwood

  • Graduate Student & TA
  • Dalhousie University
  • 21PublicationsNumber of items in Alana's My Publications folder on Mendeley.
  • 27Followers

Recent publications

  • The role of science in contemporary Canadian environmental decision-making: The example of environmental assessment

    • Westwood A
    • Olszynski M
    • Fox C
    • et al.
  • Cross-sectoral input for the potential role of science in Canada’s environmental assessment

    • Jacob A
    • Moore J
    • Fox C
    • et al.
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Professional experience

Graduate Student & TA

Dalhousie University

September 2011 - Present


Joro Consultants Inc.

January 2011 - Present


Dalhousie University

September 2011 - May 2012(8 months)

BSc. Hons - Applied Environmental & Forest Ethics

University of Winnipeg

January 2006 - February 2011(5 years)

Research interests


The focus of my Ph.D. research is on habitat modeling of forest bird species at risk in Atlantic Canada. I have experience in the fields of forest ecology, forest policy, terrestrial ecosystems, and environmental ethics. I also write and publish scientific journalism.