Recent Graduates and Theses
For the Period: October - May 2005


Graduate: DEKENS, Julie
Thesis Title: Livelihood Change and Resilience Building: A Village Study from the Darjeeling Hills, Eastern Himalaya, India [pdf]
Advisor: Dr. Fikret Berkes

Graduate: GRAHAM, James
Thesis Title: Blackduck Settlement in South-Western Manitoba: Land Use and Site Selection [pdf]
Advisor: Dr. C. Emdad Haque
Co-Advisor: Dr. Beverley Nicholson

Graduate: HUTLET, Joanne
Thesis Title: The Cougar in Manitoba [pdf]
Advisor: Dr. Merlin Shoesmith

Graduate: KENT, Kristin
Thesis Title: The Roles of the Public, Private and Civic Sectors in Adventure Tourism in the Nanda Devi Biosphere Reserve, Garhwal Himalaya, India [pdf]
Advisor: Dr. John Sinclair

Graduate: MARSCHKE, Melissa, Ph.D.
Thesis Title: Livelihood in Context: Learning with Cambodian Fishers [pdf]
Advisor: Dr. Fikret Berkes

Graduate: ORIHEL, Diane
Thesis Title: The Effects of Changes in Atmospheric Mercury Deposition on the Bioaccumulation of Mercury by Fish
Advisor: Dr. R. Andrew Bodaly

Graduate: ROBERTS, William
Thesis Title: Integrating Traditional Ecological Knowledge and Ecological Restoration: Restoring Aboriginal Cultural Landscapes with Iskatewizaagegan No. 39 Independent First Nation [pdf]
Advisor: Dr. Iain Davidson-Hunt

Graduate: STEWART, Jennifer
Thesis Title: Identification and Application of the Components of Meaningful Public Participation in Forest Management [pdf]
Advisor: Dr. John Sinclair

Graduate: TIRKEY, Lalit
Thesis Title: Tea Plantations in the Darjeeling District, India: Geo-ecological and Socio-economic Impacts in Post-Independence Period [pdf]
Advisor: Dr. James Gardner

Graduate: WIELER, Carissa
Thesis Title: Engaging a Forest Management Advisory Committee: Perspectives on the Effectiveness of Web-based Tools [pdf]
Advisor: Dr. John Sinclair

MAY, 2005

Graduate: MIKO, Roselle
Thesis Title: An Evaluation of Energy Efficiency and its Applicability to Low Income, Inner City Groups in West Broadway, Winnipeg, Manitoba [pdf]
Advisor: Dr. Shirley Thompson

Graduate: OLCZYK, Michael
Thesis Title: Flood Risk Perception in the Red River Basin, Manitoba: Implications for Hazard and Disaster Management [pdf]
Advisor: Dr. C. Emdad Haque

Graduate: YANTZ, Jennifer
Thesis Title: Indigenous Knowledge of the Land and Proctected Areas: Fond du Lac Denesuline Nation and the Athabasca Sand Dunes, Saskatchewan [pdf]
Advisor: Dr. Fikret Berkes