CARS is seeking people to fill the following positions (start date September 2018): Vice-President– duties are at the leisure of the president and the position is primarily for training. The VP accedes the Presidency upon the completion of the two-year term. In total, this is a six-year commitment (2-year VP, 2-year P, and 2 year Past-President). Secretary/Treasurer – duties are to assist with the preparation of the annual report, collect and be custodian of section funds, disperse funds as authorized, complete CRA reporting on an annual basis, and keep official records of the section. This is a a two-year term, however multiple consecutive terms are allowed. Communications Officer – duties include: […]
CARS VP Nick Mandrak and CARS member Andrew Drake have been awarded the DFO 2014 Outstanding Scientific Paper of the Year award. The paper was chosen from 15 nominated papers and details the risk factors for potential species invasions in lake ecosystems. See paper here: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1890/13-0541.1/abstract See PDF of announcement: DFO SC Paper.
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