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Robert Wilson, Bachelor of Science, Microbiology. St. Marcellinus Secondary School, Mississauga, ON.

Marine & Freshwater Biology

Also available in co-op.

Explore the ecology of freshwater and marine environments, and work with aquatic organisms in the state-of-the-art Hagan Aqualab. Examine management and conservation issues. Participate in field courses in arctic, tropical or temperate regions, and in exchange programs with universities in Europe, New Zealand, Australia and Fiji. Prepare for related post-graduate work, and pursue careers in biology, management and conservation, aquaculture, biotechnology, education, and research either in government or private sectors. Also see B.Sc. (Env) Ecology.

You might also be interested in studying Animal Biology; Biodiversity; Environmental Biology; Wild Life Biology and Conservation; Zoology; Ecology (B.Sc. Env.); or select from our other majors.

Sample Careers

  • Marine biologist
  • Oceanographer
  • Aquaculture specialist
  • Conservation biologist

For More Information

For more information, please visit:

University of Guelph
50 Stone Road East
Guelph, Ontario, N1G 2W1