Fisheries scientist; discovered the effect of acid rain on fish and demonstrated climate cycles in Canada’s lakes and oceans.
One of the first female geologists allowed to work in the field by the Geological Survey of Canada and only the second woman to work as a geologist. The first was Alice Wilson.
One of Canada’s leading authorities in Quaternary and environmental earth sciences
Expert on rogue waves and ocean tides
Wrote classic text on meteorological instruments, optics, and other books on the history of meteorology instrumentation.
Oceanographer; Professor; Administrator: Studied turbulence spectra in oceanography
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