Media and Outreach

See below for online versions of print and media pieces related to the work of my colleagues and mine. More outreach related to the work of my colleagues can be seen at Tara Martin’s Conservation Decision labChris Darimont’s Applied Conservation Science lab, Raincoast Conservation Foundation, and the Hakai Network.

News & Articles

Radio, Podcast, & Webinar Series

May 13 2020 Raincoast Conservation: Coastal Insights Education Webinar series The salmon forest: how bears connect land and sea

Jul 18 2017 Defender Radio Fish, bears, and conservation
Jun 29 2017 CFAX Radio Talking bear and salmon conservation

Other Articles & Blogs

Aug 8 2017 Uninterrupted; a cinematic spectacle Featured Stories: Ecologists reveal the mystery of the salmon-bear relationship
Feb 23 2017 UVic’s Women in Science Initiative Profile
Nov 8 2016 Thriving Earth Exchange, Blog for American Geophyiscal Union In a Canadian collaboration, respect underpins rules of engagement with Indigenous Nations
Oct 3 2014 The Equation, Blog for Union of Concerned Scientists Doing Science That Matters: Engaging with Communities in Collaborative Scientific Research (cross-posted on blogs for the Hakai Institute, Raincoast Conservation Foundation, and the Nature Conservancy of Canada)

Public Talks

2018 One Shot for Coastal Carnivores. Raincoast event at the Robert Bateman Centre, Victoria, BC.
2018 Floating Ideas Lecture Series, Centre for the Salish Sea. Co-presented with Jennifer Walkus. Sidney, BC.
2017 Panel discussion for film screening Reaching Blue regarding storytelling and science, Robert Bateman Centre, Victoria BC.
2017 Bears and salmon in our back yards, Grade 1, Georgia Park Elementary School. Campbell River, BC.
2016 Spying on the neighbours: riverbank run-ins with wildlife. Storytelling evening at the Royal BC Museum, Victoria BC.
2016 Intersecting the scientific and artistic process, Senior Art Classes, Strathcona Tweedsmuir School. Okotoks, AB.
2016 A career in biology and conservation, Grade 9 Science, Red Deer Lake School. Calgary, AB.
2014 Nature Talks: Coastal Connections, Conservation Speaker series. Nature Conservancy of Canada, Victoria BC.
2013-2017 Weekly lectures during May & June with the Wuikinuxv Nation elementary school and community, in the field, classroom, and community hall.
2013-2016 Guest speaker series & staff wildlife briefing, Nimmo Bay Wilderness Resort, BC.

Megan Adams, Postdoctoral Fellow
Conservation Decisions Lab, UBC
megan.s.adams (at)