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Ruth Waldick

Adjunct Research Professor in Geography and Environmental Studies, Research Scientist at Agriculture and Agri-food Canada. Extreme weather and climate change impact assessment; agricultural and rural risk assessment; agri-environmental systems.

Degrees:BSc in Ecology (Manitoba), MSc in Ecology (Dalhousie), Ph.D. in Evolution and Population Genetics (McMaster)
Office:960 Carling Avenue
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0C6
Website:Ruth Waldick, Agriculture and Agri-food Canada

Current projects at Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada:

  • Extreme weather effects on agriculture: the effect of changing weather patterns on the ability of agriculture to operate.
  • Examining the impact of trends in crop heat units on land suitability ratings in eastern Ontario
  • Regional scenario model development: assessing agri-environmental performance under a changing climate in eastern Canada
  • Sustainability metrics: Reactive Nitrogen indicator development

Click here for Professor Waldick’s ResearchGate profile.