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Frances Pick

Job Title: Associate Professor
Employer: University of Ottawa
Place of Birth: Rome, Italy
High School attended: Lycee francais
Further Education: Trent University (B.Sc.), University of Toronto (Ph.D.).
Geographic focus of research: Great lakes and rivers, lakes and wetlands in Ontario, Quebec, and BC, New Zealand

Brief synopsis of current research:
Algal and microbial ecology of lakes and rivers studied using a variety of approaches (empirical and experimental) and methods (microscopy, radioisotopes, chemical analyses). Lake and river restoration projects. Use of constructed wetlands for mitigating water pollution problems.

Mailing address:
Department of Biology, University of Ottawa, 30 Marie Curie, Ottawa, Ont. K1N 6N5

E-mail:
frpick@science.uottawa.ca