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Dominique Berteaux
Université du Québec à Rimouski

Dominique Berteaux is a professor at the Université du Québec à Rimouski where he holds a Canada research chair in nortern ecosystem conservation. He is also director of the Groupe de recherche sur les environnements nordiques BORÉAS, member of the scientific committee of Polar Continental Shelf Program, and member of the Terrestrial Mammals Specialist Subcommittee of the Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada (COSEWIC). The research of Dr. Berteaux mainly concerns the effects of climate variability on wildlife from northern ecosystems, particularly mammals. He works mostly in the arctic tundra of Nunavut. His current interests deal with the effects of climate change on the geographic distribution and on the evolution of species.


Project Leader

Effects of Climate Shifts on the Canadian Arctic Wildlife: Ecosystem-Based Monitoring and Modelling

Project Member

Wildlife Diseases Important for Human Health and Food Safety in the Changing Environment of the Eastern Subarctic

Primary Address

Université du Québec à Rimouski
Département de biologie
300, allée des Ursulines
Rimouski, Quebec G5L 3A1

Phone: (418) 723-1986 poste 1910

Fax: (418) 724-1849