So….You Look at Rocks?

Hiking, camping and playing outside are my favourite childhood memories, and probably why I choose to study Geology.

Day of Geography – Making Urban Forestry More Efficient

Whilst I can’t technically classify myself as a Geography Professional, I do seem to spend a lot of

Day of Geography 2017

Hello everyone. Welcome to the 4th annual Day of Geography! On this day, I’m doing a wide variety of things. As my full time job is working in the Long Range Community Planning pod of Planning and Development Services at the Niagara Region, a healthy part of my day so far is catching up on

Geography Matters!

Submitted by Joseph Kerski: I confess that I am a “geographer by training and by philosophy.”  What does

Keeping it Green

As luck would have it, I started my new job on Day of Geography (DOG) to kick off

Ontario Oil, Gas & Salt Resources Library

The Ontario Oil, Gas & Salt Resources (OGSR) Library is a not-for-profit organization that provides prospectors, drillers, consultants, the general public, and numerous other interested parties with information related to Ontario’s petroleum industry. Currently, the Library is staffed by three employees: one Manager, one Data/Operations Administrator, and one Geographic Information Systems Technician (myself). During the

Rethink Your Waste…

Hello, my name is Ashley, and I am currently on contract with the Niagara Region (sadly, only for a few more weeks) as a Waste Management Intern. Waste management refers to the prevention, monitoring, handling and treatment of various types of municipal waste. The Niagara Region provides weekly curbside collection to low density residential, multi-residential