Canadian Rockies 2010

Trip report: Canadian Rockies – 2010

Canadian Rockies: Yoho, Banff, Jasper, Kootenay, Kananaskis, Waterton, Glacier, Vancouver & more… After a month of fieldwork in eastern Canada, I took a flight the west, visiting The Canadian Rockies, a little bit of the U.S. and Vancouver. This story is back from 2010, but it was a great experience I want to share. I’ll focus on where I’ve been and what animals I’ve seen. Hopefully, I can inspire some people to go and visit this magnificent place. I was there from the beginning of August until September 15th 2010. I will start with a couple of tips: Book trips/campsites … Read more

Fieldwork MSc thesis canada

MSc Thesis: Damselfly Research – Canada East Coast (2010)

Master thesis on damselflies in Canada In 2010, I went with a PhD student to Canada for one Month. Our goal was to find a damselfly, called E. irene, and study them in a lot of different sites. This species of damselfly has a very species occurrence. There are actually two morphs of females: one that looks like a female, and one which looks like a male. Weird? Well, there is a benefit for females to look like males, so they get less harassment (energy consuming) from males. I joined the researcher around Quebec and we went north along … Read more