The Applied Geomatics Research Group is a team of Research Scientists, Research Associates, and graduate students, applying a suite of Geomatics technologies to explore environmental, health and social issues. As part of Nova Scotia Community College's Centre of Geographic Sciences in Middleton, Nova Scotia, we also are acknowledged leaders in educating new researchers in an exciting, growing field. University graduates or young scientists can further their education through industry internships, joint M.Sc. degrees or practicums and workshops.
September 22, 2008 - 2:02pm
Hydroscan: Airborne laser mapping of hydrologic features
, Edited by AGRG scientist Chris Hopkinson, is still
September 7, 2008 - 10:30am
Today AGRG has launched a new, more interactive version of the website. We'll have more content, more relevant to students and partners, more up-to-date.
It's still early though, so expect a few growing pains.
Now it's time to get out before the remains of Tropical Storm Hanna arrive.
April 28, 2008 - 11:29am
The Nova Scotia Branch of the Canadian Water Resources Association is hosting a Maritime Water Resources Symposium. More »
February 8, 2008 - 11:21am
The February 2 issue of the Globe and Mail contained an article
on the growing use of gps, including Bob, Heather, and community mapping.
January 21, 2008 - 11:16am
On Monday, 21 January 2008, Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA) Minister Peter MacKay announced
a federal investment of $63 million in 29 R&D projects in Atlantic
Canada under Round V of the Government of Canada’s Atlantic Innovation
Fund (AIF). The Applied Geomatics Research Group will receive up to $3
million under AIF, which will leverage an additional $2 million in
funding from other sources.
November 15, 2007 - 9:35am
On Oct 17, AGRG participated in the NSCC Reach Out to Nova Scotia
event. We spent the day exploring and mapping the former Village of Roxbury.
October 25, 2007 - 10:33am
Bob Maher was featured in an article
on renewable energy and Applied Research in the Fall 2007 issue of Open To The World
September 12, 2007 - 2:00pm
- Ride the Lobster is an 800km international unicycle race scheduled fo the 16-20th June 2008 across Nova Scotia.
As part of the buildup to the race, there are two public events planned: