Science and knowledge in action
Parks Canada has a team of conservation scientists who take part in basic and applied research and monitoring activities. Scientists and other Parks Canada team members also work closely with holders of Indigenous Knowledge to make decisions about how to manage, plan, and operate national parks, national historic sites, and national marine conservation areas.
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Meet the dedicated scientists and staff who work behind the scenes at Parks Canada. They’ll tell you about the joys and challenges of their work… and about the one thing they will never again do in the field.