Lake Agnes in Banff National Park, Alberta

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In the News: CBC News Calgary

Forget the Rockies, these Alberta rocks are erratic and bolder than most (Eva Enkelmann)

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In the News: CNN

Unusual dinosaur fossil discovery made in India (Darla Zelenitsky)

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In the News: CBC News

California is tackling mudslides with boulder nets and better warnings (Dan Shugar)

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In the News: The New York Times

How California’s drought made mudslide risk more severe (Dan Shugar)

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Gallagher Colloquium Series

The Gallagher Colloquium Series is a public lecture series hosted by the Department of Geoscience, Taking place between September and April each year, the Colloquium brings in best-in-class speakers to Calgary to strengthen our science community and to increase scientific knowledge and awareness in the public.

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