Julie Lovitt

Environmental Analyst

Assessing and monitoring regional cumulative effects using remotely sensed data.

Current research and/or projects

I am currently developing lichen availability maps for select regions wtihin northeastern Canada (QC and Labrador). Knowing where the lichen is, and how its availability has changed over time, may help us understand why certain populations of woodland caribou are in such dramatic decline.

Education and awards

B.Sc. (Hons.) Environmental Science, University of Guelph, 2010

M.Sc. Geography (Remote Sensing & GIS), University of Calgary, 2018

Nominee - 2018 WAGS Distinguished Master's Thesis AWARD (STEM, Non-STEM)

Nominee - 2018 WAGS Innovation in Technology Award

Transformative Talent Internship Scholarship, 2017

Faculty of Graduate Studies Travel Award, 2017

Geography Graduate Student Award for Outstanding Contributions to Departmental Community Life, 2017

The Departmetn of Geography 54th Annual Conference, People's Choice Best Poster, 2017

The Department of Geography 54th Annual Conference, Student Poster Runner Up, 2017

Alberta Graduate Student Scholarship, 2017



International experience and/or work



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