CONLAN, Kathleen E., Ph.D.
Canada (1950- )
Last updated: April 1, 2017 at 21:46 pm
Marine biologist with the Canadian Museum of Nature; Adjunct Professor at Carleton University and Université du Québec à Rimouski; author; public speaker; studies communities of marine life on the sea floor of the Arctic and Antarctic and how natural or human-induced changes affect them; discovered that the B-15 iceberg, the world’s largest recorded iceberg, could affect life on the sea floor over 100 km away when it blocked access to their main food supply, the annual plankton bloom; former Chief Officer for Life Sciences in the Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR).
Honours and Awards:
Antarctic Service Medal (1992)
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