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Articles tagged with “Monitoring”

 
 
 
 
 

Monitoring PA: Quick response through collaboration

Issue 09 - April 2017

When research studies showed detectable levels of a rat poison in animals found within areas of oil sands activity, companies responded quickly by revisiting and restricting their use, and changing their rodent control methods. Kelly Munkittrick, director of COSIA’s Monitoring Priority Area, talks about how oil sands monitoring identified an issue and member companies acted quickly to address it.

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Monitoring PA: RAMPing Up Monitoring

Issue 08 - November 2016

The Monitoring Priority Area is taking a closer look at its Regional Aquatic Monitoring Program fish data and demonstrating a new approach for recognizing changes in the environment. Kelly Munkittrick, director of Monitoring for COSIA, talks us through the latest research.

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Monitoring PA: A path to consensus around differing perspectives

Issue 07 - July 2016

Kelly Munkittrick, Director, Monitoring Priority Area, reflects on how COSIA-led workshops are paving a way forward for consensus by fostering collaboration and mutual understanding. In this newsletter, we explore COSIA’s research in adaptive monitoring and its role in responsible development.

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Monitoring Priority Area Update

Issue 06 - Feb 2016

Kelly Munkittrick, Director, Monitoring Priority Area, discusses how Monitoring is working to reduce overlap and increase alignment across activities and programs to increase the efficiency of monitoring in the oil sands region.

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Monitoring Priority Area Update

Issue 05 - June 2015

Kelly Munkittrick, Director, Monitoring Priority Area, discusses how Monitoring is working to reduce overlap and increase alignment across activities and programs to increase the efficiency of monitoring in the oil sands region.

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Monitoring Priority Area Update

Issue 04 - March 2015

Kelly Munkittrick, Director, Monitoring Priority Area, discusses how Monitoring is working to reduce overlap and increase alignment across activities and programs to increase the efficiency of monitoring in the oil sands region.

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Monitoring Working Group Update

Issue 02 - May 2014

Kelly Munkittrick, Director of COSIA’s Monitoring Working Group talks about recent developments for the Joint Oil Sands Monitoring Program and how the Monitoring Working Group is contributing.

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Introducing COSIA’s EPA Directors

Issue 01 - February 2014

COSIA’s four Environmental Priority Areas (EPA) of Land, Water, Tailings and Greenhouse Gases drive the collaboration and innovation that make COSIA unique. COSIA’s EPA Directors and our Monitoring Director share the highlights of 2013 and a glimpse of what to expect in 2014.

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