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- 1Aggarwal, Pradeep Kumar
- 1Bain, John F.
- 1Bloomfield, Michael Irwin.
- 1Bowman-Broz, Norah
- 1Casey, John Joseph.
- 1Colmers, Isabelle N.
Individuals with type 2 diabetes (T2DM) have an increased risk of bladder cancer, relative to non-diabetic individuals. We aimed to investigate factors that may influence this association. Some reports suggest an association between the glucose-lowering drug pioglitazone and bladder cancer. Our...
Threespine sticklebacks (Gasterosteus aculeatus) in Drizzle Lake and its inlet, Queen Charlotte Islands: ecological and behavioural relationships and their relevance to reproductive isolationDownload
Masters thesis. Concludes that the threespine sticklebacks found in the inlet to Drizzle Lake differ morphologically, ecologically and behaviourally from those in the lake itself.
Quantification of the effects of residual forest structure on the understory light environment is needed to guide silvicultural strategies that facilitate regeneration. In this study I measured understory light using various methods in a dry, uneven-aged mixed conifer forest in British Columbia,...
Masters thesis. Mountain caribou studied from September 1975 to December 1977 from both population and phytosociological viewpoints. // "The Alberta Fish and Wildlife Division and Northwood are gratefully acknowledged for their assistance" -- p. viii.
The Mountain Pine Beetle Chronicles: A Bioregional Literary Study of the Anomalous Mountain Pine Beetle and the Lodgepole Pine Forests in the Northern Interior of British ColumbiaDownload
This study examines settler culture representations of the mixed-pine forests and the anomalous mountain pine beetle in the northern interior forests of British Columbia, Canada. Primary materials are discussed as potential or existing examples of art and literature as which contributes to BC...
Wildfires are an environmental hazard event experienced by populations and communities across the world. These events can have significant and long-lasting effects on the communities that are impacted, which makes the importance of mitigation apparent. Partners in Protection, a non-governmental...
Storm surge flooding: risk perception and coping strategies of residents in Tsawwassen, British ColumbiaDownload
This thesis examines how residents perceived and coped with storm surge flooding in Tsawwassen, British Columbia. On February 4, 2006 the community experienced a storm surge flood that affected residents within the neighbourhoods of Beach Grove and Boundary Bay Village. This study identifies...
Covers the petrography, chemistry, mineralogy and petrogenesis of this late cenozoic eruptive centre.
Masters thesis. Studies the mineralogy of the southcentral B.C. deposit, which occurs in the mafic volcanic rocks of the upper Paleozoic Fennell Formation.
Doctoral thesis. Investigating the mechanism of population increase following logging, and to test the hypothesis that genetic changes are associated with changes in abundance. Field work carried out on Vancouver Island.