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Peter Outridge
Adjunct Professor
University of Manitoba

Research scientist in Biogeochemistry, at the Geological Survey of Canada, since 1999. Main research interests: (1) mercury in traditional Arctic foods, particularly quantifying the impact of anthropogenic pollution versus changing natural conditions as drivers of recent Hg increases; (2) applications of lead isotopes (and other isotope systems) to environmental science issues; (3) natural proxy archives of environmental metals (sediments, peat, ice, teeth, hair). Adjunct professor at Universit of Manitoba and McGill University.


Project Member

Understanding the Effects of Climate Change and Industrial Development on Contaminant Processes and Exposure in the Canadian Arctic Marine Ecosystem: How Can we Prepare?

Primary Address

Natural Resources Canada - Geological Survey of Canada
Geological Survey of Canada - Minerals and Regional Geoscience Branch
601 Booth St.
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0E8